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Strong's #2368 - θυμίαμα

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  1. an aromatic substance burnt, incense
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 801 ‑ אִשֶּׁה (ish‑shaw');  1314 ‑ בֶּשֶׂם (beh'‑sem, bo'‑sem);  2113 ‑ זְוָעָה (zev‑aw‑aw');  4729 ‑ מִקְטָר (mik‑tawr');  5238 ‑ נְכֹת (nek‑oth');  5561 ‑ סַם (sam);  6999 ‑ קָטַר (kaw‑tar');  7004 ‑ קְטֹרֶת (ket‑o'‑reth);  7070 ‑ קָנֶה (kaw‑neh');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
NAS (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
HCS (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
BSB (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
ESV (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
WEB (6)
Luke 2
Revelation 4
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Ion. θῡμί-ημα, ατος, τό,

1. incense, Hdt. 1.198, Amphis 27, PTeb. 112.22 (ii B.C.), Phld. Vit. p.37J.; name of a particular kind (perh.= ἀμμωνιακόν), Edict.Diocl, in Ἀθηνᾶ 18.6 (Tegea): usu. in pl., fragrant stuffs for burning, Hdt. 2.130, 7.54, S. OT 4, Ar. Av. 1716, Pl. R. 373c, IG 5(2).514 (Lycosura), Revelation 5:8; -ιάματα ἑρπετῶν fumigations, Philum. Ven. 6 tit.

2. stuff for embalming, Hdt. 2.86, 4.71.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

θυμίαμα, θυμιάματος, τό (θυμιάω), the Sept. mostly for קְטֹרֶת, an aromatic substance burnt, incense: generally in plural, Revelation 5:8; Revelation 8:3; Revelation 18:13; ὥρα τοῦ Θεοῦ, when the incense is burned, Luke 1:10; θυσιαστήριον τοῦ θυμιάματος, Luke 1:11. (Sophocles, Herodotus, Aristophanes, Plato, Diodorus, Josephus; the Sept..)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

θυμίαμα , -τος , τό

(< θυμιάω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H7004;]

fragrant stuff for burning, incense: ἡ ὥρα τοῦ θ ., Luke 1:10; θυσιαστήριον τοῦ θ . (Exodus 30:27, al.), Luke 1:11; pl., Revelation 5:8; Revelation 8:3-4; Revelation 18:13.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The subst. is found several times in the Ptolemaic papyri, e.g. P Leid Ciii. 13 (= I. p. 93), Ti. 14 (= I . p. 112) al., P Tebt I. 112.22 (B.C. 112) θυμιάματος ε ̄. In BGU I. 1.10 (iii/ A.D.) the editor reads εἰς θυσίας καὶ [ἐπι ]θυμ [ιάμ (ατα) ?, but Wilcken Chrest. I. p. 122 has [ ?]θυμ [ιάματα ]. The word also occurs in the Arcadian inscr. Syll 939.15 ff. along with words of similar reference—ἀγάλμα [τι ], μάκων [σ ]ι λευκαῖς, λυχνίοις, θυμιάμασιν, [ζ ]μύρναι, ἀρώμασιν.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
θυμίαμα θυμίαμά θυμιάμασι θυμιαματα θυμιάματα θυμιάματι θυμιαματος θυμιάματος θυμιαματων θυμιαμάτων θυμιών thumiamata thumiamaton thumiamatōn thumiamatos thymiamata thymiámata thymiamaton thymiamatōn thymiamáton thymiamátōn thymiamatos thymiámatos
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