1115. Golgotha
Strong's Concordance
Golgotha: Golgotha, a hill near Jer.
Original Word: Γολγοθᾶ, ἡ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Golgotha
Phonetic Spelling: (gol-goth-ah')
Short Definition: Golgotha
Definition: Golgotha, a knoll outside the wall of Jerusalem.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin
Golgotha, a hill near Jer.
NASB Translation
Golgotha (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1115: Γολγοθᾶ

Γολγοθᾶ (Tr WH, or Γολγοθᾶ R G L T (see Tdf. Proleg., p. 102; Kautzsch, p. 10); also Γολγοθᾶ L WH marginal reading in John 19:17; accusative Γολγοθᾶν Tdf. in Mark 15:22 (WH Γολγοθᾶν, see their Appendix, p. 160), elsewhere indeclinable, Winers Grammar, 61 (60)), Golgotha, Chaldean גֻּלְגָלְתָא, Heb. גֻּלְגֹּלֶת (from גָּלַל to roll), i. e. κρανίον, a skull (Latincalvaria], the name of a place outside of Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified; so called, apparently, because its form resembled a skull: Matthew 27:33; Mark 15:22; John 19:17. Cf. Tobler, Golgatha. St. Gall. 1851; Furrer in Schenkel ii. 506ff; Keim, Jesus von Naz. iii. 404f; (Porter in Alex.'s Kitto under the word; F. Howe, The true Site of Calvary, N. Y., 1871).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of Chaldee origin (compare gulgoleth); the skull; Golgotha, a knoll near Jerusalem -- Golgotha.

see HEBREW gulgoleth

Forms and Transliterations
Γολγοθα Γολγοθά Γολγοθᾶ Γολγοθαν Γολγοθὰν Γολγοθᾶν γόμορ Golgotha Golgothá Golgothan Golgothàn
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Strong's Greek 1115
3 Occurrences

Γολγοθά — 2 Occ.
Γολγοθὰν — 1 Occ.

Matthew 27:33 N-AFS
GRK: τόπον λεγόμενον Γολγοθά ὅ ἐστιν
NAS: called Golgotha, which
KJV: a place called Golgotha, that is
INT: a place called Golgotha which is

Mark 15:22 N-AFS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὸν Γολγοθὰν τόπον ὅ
NAS: Him to the place Golgotha, which
KJV: unto the place Golgotha, which is,
INT: to Golgotha a place which

John 19:17 N-AFS
GRK: λέγεται Ἐβραϊστὶ Γολγοθά
NAS: is called in Hebrew, Golgotha.
KJV: is called in the Hebrew Golgotha:
INT: is called in Aramaic Golgotha

3 Occurrences

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