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G2889


  #2889 κόσμος kosmos {kos'-mos}

 probably from the base of G2865; TDNT - 3:868,459; n m

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)


 1) an apt and harmonious arrangement or constitution, order,
    government
 2) ornament, decoration, adornment, i.e. the arrangement of the stars,
    'the heavenly hosts', as the ornament of the heavens. 1 Pet. 3:3
 3) the world, the universe
 4) the circle of the earth, the earth
 5) the inhabitants of the earth, men, the human race
 6) the ungodly multitude; the whole mass of men alienated from God,
     and therefore hostile to the cause of Christ
 7) world affairs, the aggregate of things earthly
    7a) the whole circle of earthly goods, endowments riches, advantages,
        pleasures, etc, which although hollow and frail and fleeting,
        stir desire, seduce from God and are obstacles to the cause
        of Christ
 8) any aggregate or general collection of particulars of any sort
    8a) the Gentiles as contrasted to the Jews (Rom. 11:12 etc)
    8a) of believers only, John 1:29; 3:16; 3:17; 6:33; 12:47
        1 Cor. 4:9; 2 Cor. 5:19

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

Probably from the base of G2865; orderly arrangement, that is, decoration; by implication the world (in a wide or narrow sense, including its inhabitants, literally or figuratively [morally]):—adorning, world.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #2889.
  • κο´σμος
  • kosmos; a prim. word; order, the world:—
  • NASB - adornment(1), world(184), world's(1).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - world 186, adorning 1; 187
adorning
1 Peter 3:3.
world
Matthew 4:8; 5:14; 13:35; 16:26; 18:7; 24:21; 25:34; 26:13. Mark 8:36; 14:9; 16:15. Luke 9:25; 11:50; 12:30. John 1:9, 10, 10, 10, 29; 3:16, 17, 17, 17, 19; 4:42; 6:14, 33, 51; 7:4, 7; 8:12, 23, 23, 26; 9:5, 5, 39; 11:9, 27; 12:19, 25, 31, 31, 46, 47, 47; 13:1, 1; 14:17, 19, 22, 27, 30, 31; 15:18, 19, 19, 19, 19, 19; 16:8, 11, 20, 21, 28, 28, 33, 33; 17:5, 6, 9, 11, 11, 12, 13, 14, 14, 14, 15, 16, 16, 18, 18, 21, 23, 24, 25; 18:20, 36, 36, 37; 21:25. Acts 17:24. Romans 1:8, 20; 3:6, 19; 4:13; 5:12, 13; 11:12, 15. 1 Corinthians 1:20, 21, 27, 27, 28; 2:12; 3:19, 22; 4:9, 13; 5:10, 10; 6:2, 2; 7:31, 31, 33, 34; 8:4; 11:32; 14:10. 2 Corinthians 1:12; 5:19; 7:10. Galatians 4:3; 6:14, 14. Ephesians 1:4; 2:2, 12. Philippians 2:15. Colossians 1:6; 2:8, 20, 20. 1 Timothy 1:15; 3:16; 6:7. Hebrews 4:3; 9:26; 10:5; 11:7, 38. James 1:27; 2:5; 3:6; 4:4, 4. 1 Peter 1:20; 5:9. 2 Peter 1:4; 2:5, 5, 20; 3:6. 1 John 2:2, 15, 15, 15, 16, 16, 17; 3:1, 13; 4:1, 3, 4, 5, 5, 5, 9, 14, 17; 5:4, 4, 5, 19. 2 John 1:7. Revelation 11:15; 13:8; 17:8.
world's
1 John 3:17.
The following translates multiple Greek words:
world
Matthew 13:38. John 10:36.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)


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