hupsistos: highest, most highOriginal Word: ὕψιστος, η, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (hoop'-sis-tos)
Short Definition: highest, most high, the heights
Definition: highest, most high, the heights.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
superl. akin to hupsi- (on high)
highest, most high
highest (4), most high (9).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5310: ὕψιστος
ὕψιστος, ὑψιστη, ὕψιστον (superlative; from ὕψι on high), in Greek writings mostly poetic, highest, most high;
b. of rank: of God, ὁ Θεός ὁ ὕψιστος, the most high God, Mark 5:7; Luke 8:28; Acts 16:17; Hebrews 7:1; (Genesis 14:18; Philo de leg. ad Gaium § 23); and simply ὁ ὕψιστος, the Most High, Acts 7:48; mid without the article (cf. Buttmann, § 124, 8 b. note; (WH. Introductory § 416)), Luke 1:32, 35, 76; Luke 6:35, and very often in Sir.; (Hebrew אֶלְיון, עֶלְיון אֵל, עֶלְיון אֱלֹהִים, עֶליון יְהוָה; Ζεύς ὕψιστος, Pindar Nem. 1, 90; 11, 2; Aeschylus Eum. 28). Superlative from the base of hupsos; highest, i.e. (masculine singular) the Supreme (God), or (neuter plural) the heavens -- most high, highest. see GREEK hupsos
Superlative from the base of hupsos; highest, i.e. (masculine singular) the Supreme (God), or (neuter plural) the heavens -- most high, highest.
see GREEK hupsos
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5310
ὑψίστοις — 4 Occ.
ὕψιστος — 1 Occ.
ὑψίστου — 8 Occ.
Matthew 21:9 Adj-DNP
GRK: ἐν τοῖς ὑψίστοις
NAS: OF THE LORD; Hosanna in the highest!
KJV: Hosanna in the highest.
INT: in the highest
Luke 1:35 Adj-GMS
Luke 1:76 Adj-GMS