G897 Βαβυλών - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

Dodson:
Βαβυλών
Babylon
(a) Babylon, the ancient city on the Euphrates, to which the people of Jerusalem, etc., were transported, (b) hence allegorically of Rome, from the point of view of the Christian people.
Strong's:
Βαβυλών
Babylon, the capitol of Chaldæa (literally or figuratively (as a type of tyranny))
Derivation: of Hebrew origin (H894);

KJV Usage: Babylon.

H894
TBESG:
Βαβυλών
Babylon
N:N-F-L
Βαβυλών, -ῶνος, ἡ (בָּבֶל, Heb. form of Assyr. Bab-ili, Gate of God),
Babylon:
Refs Mat.1:11, 12 17, Act.7:43" (LXX)>Refs ; symbolically, of Rome:
Thayer:
1) a very large and famous city, the residence of the Babylonian kings, situated on both banks of the Euphrates. Cyrus had formerly captured it, but Darius Hystaspis threw down its gates and walls, and Xerxes destroyed the temple of Belis. At length the city was reduced to almost solitude, the population having been drawn off by the neighbouring Seleucia, built on the Tigris by Seleucus Nicanor.
2) of the territory of Babylonia
3) allegorically, of Rome as the most corrupt seat of idolatry and the enemy of Christianity
Literal: Babylon = "confusion"


Βαβυλών
Babulōn
bab-oo-lone'
Of Hebrew origin [H894]; Babylon, the capital of Chaldaea (literally or figuratively as a type of tyranny)

KJV Usage: Babylon.


View how G897 Βαβυλών is used in the Bible

12 occurrences of G897 Βαβυλών

Matthew 1:11 to Babylon:
Matthew 1:12 to Babylon,
Matthew 1:17 into Babylon
Matthew 1:17 into Babylon
Acts 7:43 Babylon.
1 Peter 5:13 Babylon
Revelation 14:8 Babylon
Revelation 16:19 Babylon
Revelation 17:5 BABYLON
Revelation 18:2 Babylon
Revelation 18:10 Babylon,
Revelation 18:21 Babylon

Distinct usage

6 Babylon
2 into Babylon
1 to Babylon:
1 to Babylon,
1 Babylon.
1 Babylon,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

babulon H894 bavel


Related words

G897 Βαβυλών

H894 בּבל bâbel

בּבל
bâbel
baw-bel'
From H1101; confusion; Babel (that is, Babylon), including Babylonia and the Babylonian empire

KJV Usage: Babel, Babylon.


H895 בּבל bâbel
בּבל
bâbel
baw-bel'
(Chaldee); corresponding to H894

KJV Usage: Babylon.


H2216 זרבּבל ze rûbbâbel
זרבּבל
ze rûbbâbel
zer-oob-baw-bel'
From H2215 and H894; descended of (that is, from) Babylon, that is, born there; Zerubbabel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Zerubbabel.


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