Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
city
Strongs:
g4172
Word:
πόλις
Tyndale
Word:
πόλις
Transliteration:
polis
Gloss:
city
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
πόλις, -εως, ὁ, [in LXX chiefly and very freq. for עִיר;] a city: Mat.2:23, Mrk.1:45, Luk.4:29, Jhn.4:8, al. mult; opp. to κῶμαι (κ. καὶ ἀγροί), Mat.9:35 10:11, Mrk.6:56, Luk.8:1 13:22; with nom. propr. in appos. (cl.), Act.11:5 16:14; with id. in genitive appos. (BL, §35, 5), Act.8:5, 2Pe.2:6; genitive, of the region, Luk.1:26 4:31, Jhn.4:5; of the inhabitants, Mat.10:5, 23 Luk.23:51, Act.19:35, 2Co.11:32; with genitive of person(s), of one's residence or native place, Mat.22:7, Luk.2:4, 11 4:29 10:11, Jhn.1:45, Act.16:20, Rev.16:9; of Jerusalem: ἡ ἁγία π, Mat.4:5 27:53, Rev.11:2; ἡ ἠγαπημένη, Rev.20:19; π. τοῦ μεγάλου, Mt 5 ̈35 (cf. Ps 47 (48):2); of the heavenly city in the Apocalyptic visions, Rev.3:12 21:2, 10 14ff. 22:14, 19. By meton, of the inhabitants of a city: Mat.8:34 12:25 21:10, Mrk.1:33, Act.14:21 21:30. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
πόλις
Transliteration:
polis
Gloss:
city
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
πόλις, Epic dialect also πτόλις (found sometimes in Trag. etc, see at {πτόλις}), ἡ: Epic dialect forms, accusative singular πόληα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; genitive πόλιος or πτόλιος, [Refs 8th c.BC+] P.(scanned?~X?~X?~X ¯ [Refs 8th c.BC+]: Ionic dialect forms, genitive πόλεως [Refs 6th c.BC+]; dative mostly πόλει, but πόλῑ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; accusative πόλῑς [Refs]: Doric dialect genitive singular πόλιος [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; dative singular πόλι [Refs 4th c.BC+]; dative plural πολίεσι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πολίεσσι Foed.Lac. cited in [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Cretan dialect πόλιθι [Refs]: Aeolic dialect genitive πόλιος [Refs 7th c.BC+] disyllable (as also in Comedy texts, except [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Attic dialect dual πόλη [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—city, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; π. ἄκρη, ἀκροτάτη, ={ἀκρόπολις}, the citadel, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; which at Athens also was in early times called simply π, while the rest of the city was called ἄστυ, καλεῖται. ἡ ἀκρόπολις μέχρι τοῦδε ἔτι ὑπ᾽ Ἀθηναίων π. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐν πόλει in treaties, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; so Ἰνάχου π. the citadel of Argos, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of the Cadmea at Thebes, [Refs 1st c.BC+]; of Alexandria, [Refs]; π. ἡ ἁγία, of Jerusalem, [LXX] the city of, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also in apposition, ἡ Μένδη π. [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) one's city or country, πόθι τοι π. ἠδὲ τοκῆε; [Refs 8th c.BC+] 3) ὁ ἐπὶ τῆς πόλεως city governor, [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; στρατηγὸς πόλεως [Refs 1st c.BC+]; στρατηγὸς κατὰ πόλιν, = Latin praetor urbanus, [Refs 1st c.BC+] II) country, as dependent on and called after its city, ἀνθρώπων οἳ τήνδε π. καὶ γαῖαν ἔχουσιν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; especially of islands peopled by men, Αῆμνον π. Θόαντος [Refs 8th c.BC+]; π. Αἴαντος, ={Σαλαμίς}, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) community or body of citizens (opposed to ἄστυ, their dwellings, [Refs 8th c.BC+] denotes the town), ὧν π. ἀνάριθμος ὄλλυται [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.2) state or community, ξύμπασα π. κακοῦ ἀνδρὸς ἀπηύρα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; especially free state, republic, [Refs 5th c.BC+]state affairs, government, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὴν π. φεύγειν shun one's public duties, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; assembly of citizens, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.3) rights of citizenship, [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV) πόλιν παίζειν, a game resembling backgammon, [Refs 5th c.BC+], perhaps alluded to in [Refs 5th c.BC+]. (Cf. Sanskrit pūr, Lithuanian pilìs 'fortrees'.)
Strongs
Word:
πόλις
Transliteration:
pólis
Pronounciation:
pol'-is
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
a town (properly, with walls, of greater or less size); city; probably from the same as g4171 (πόλεμος), or perhaps from g4183 (πολύς);