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.
assembly
Strongs:
g1577
Word:
ἐκκλησία
Tyndale
Word:
ἐκκλησία
Transliteration:
ekklēsia
Gloss:
assembly
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἐκκλησία, -ας, ἡ (< ἐκ-καλέω), [in LXX chiefly for קָהָל, otherwise for one of its cogn. forms;] 1) prop, an assembly of citizens regularly convened (in Thuc, ii, 22, opp. to σύλλογος, a concourse): Act.19:32, 39 41. 2) In LXX of the assembly, congregation, community of Israel (Deu.4:10 23:2, al.): Act.7:38, Heb.2:12 " (LXX). 3) NT, esp. of an assembly or company of Christians, a (the) church; (a) of gatherings for worship: 1Co.11:18 14:19, 34 35; (b) of local communities: Act.8:3, 1Co.4:17; with name added, Act.8:1, Rom.16:1, 1Th.1:1, al; pl, Act.15:41, 1Co.7:17; τ. Χριστοῦ, Rom.16:16; τ. Ἀσίας, 1Co.16:19; τ. ἁγίων, 1Co.14:33; εἰπο]ν τ. ἐκκλησίᾳ, Mat.18:17 (but see Hort, Ecclesia, 10); of a house-congregation (DB, i, 431a), Rom.16:5, 1Co.16:19, Col.4:15, Phm 2; (with) of the whole body of Christians: Mat.16:18, 1Co.12:28, Eph.1:22, Php.3:6, al; τ. θεοῦ, Act.20:28 (Κυρίου, T, R, mg.), 1Co.15:9, Gal.1:13, 1Ti.3:15; ἐ. προτοτόκων ἀπογεγραμμένων ἐν οὐρανοῖς, Heb.12:23. SYN.: συναγωγή, which see (see Tr, Syn., §i; DB, i, 426; Hort, Ecclesia, esp. 4ff, 107ff; Hamilton, People of God, ii, 37ff; reff. s.vv. "Church," "Congregation," in DB and DCG; Cremer, 332). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐκκλησία
Transliteration:
ekklēsia
Gloss:
assembly
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἐκκλησί-α, ἡ, (ἔκκλητος) assembly duly summoned, less general than σύλλογος, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; applied to the Homeric Assemblies, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; to the Samian Assembly, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; to the Spartan, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; to the meeting of the Amphictyons at Delphi, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; at Athens, ἐ. κύριαι, opposed to σύγκλητοι, Arist.[Refs 2nd c.AD+]; κυρία ἐ, at Amorgos, [Refs]; ἐ. συναγείρειν, συνάγειν, συλλέγειν, ἀθροίζειν, call an assembly, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐ. γίγνεται an assembly is held, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐ. διαλύειν, ἀναστῆσαι, dissolve it, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐ. ἀνεβλήθη was adjourned, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) =Latin Comitia, ἐ. λοχῖτις, φρατρική, = Comitia Centuriata, Curiata, [Refs 1st c.BC+] 3) ={ψήφισμα}, ἀναγιγνωσκομένης ἐ. [Refs 2nd c.AD+] II) in LXX, the Jewish congregation.[LXX] II.2) in NT, the Church, as a body of Christians, [NT]; as a building, [Refs]
Strongs
Word:
ἐκκλησία
Transliteration:
ekklēsía
Pronounciation:
ek-klay-see'-ah
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
a calling out, i.e. (concretely) a popular meeting, especially a religious congregation (Jewish synagogue, or Christian community of members on earth or saints in heaven or both); assembly, church; from a compound of g1537 (ἐκ) and a derivative of g2564 (καλέω);