3087. luchnia
Strong's Concordance
luchnia: a lampstand
Original Word: λυχνία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: luchnia
Phonetic Spelling: (lookh-nee'-ah)
Definition: a lampstand
Usage: a lamp-stand.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from luchnos
a lampstand
NASB Translation
lampstand (6), lampstands (6).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3087: λυχνία

λυχνία, λυχνίας, , a later Greek word for the earlier λυχνίον, see Lob. ad Phryn., p. 313f; (Wetstein (1752) on Matthew 5:15; Winers Grammar, 24); the Sept. for מְנורָה; a (candlestick) lampstand, candelabrum: Matthew 5:15; Mark 4:21; Luke 8:16; (Luke 11:33); Hebrews 9:2; the two eminent prophets who will precede Christ's return from heaven in glory are likened to 'candlesticks,' Revelation 11:4 (Buttmann, 81 (70); Winer's Grammar, 536 (499)); to the seven 'candlesticks' (Exodus 25:37 (A. V. lamps; cf. B. D. (especially the American edition), under the word )) also the seven more conspicuous churches of Asia are compared in Revelation 1:12f, 20; Revelation 2:1; κινεῖν τήν λυχνίαν τίνος (ἐκκλησίας) ἐκ τοῦ τόπου αὐτῆς, to move a church out of the place which it has hitherto held among the churches; to take it out of the number of churches, remove it altogether, Revelation 2:5.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From luchnos; a lamp-stand (literally or figuratively) -- candlestick.

see GREEK luchnos

Forms and Transliterations
λυχνια λυχνία λυχνιαι λυχνίαι λυχνίαις λυχνιαν λυχνίαν λυχνιας λυχνίας λυχνιων λυχνιών λυχνιῶν luchnia luchniai luchnian luchnias luchnion luchniōn lychnia lychnía lychniai lychníai lychnian lychnían lychnias lychnías lychnion lychniôn lychniōn lychniō̂n
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 5:15 N-AFS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὴν λυχνίαν καὶ λάμπει
NAS: a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light
KJV: on a candlestick; and
INT: upon the lampstand and it shines

Mark 4:21 N-AFS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὴν λυχνίαν τεθῇ
NAS: Is it not [brought] to be put on the lampstand?
KJV: be set on a candlestick?
INT: upon the lampstand it might be put

Luke 8:16 N-GFS
GRK: ἀλλ' ἐπὶ λυχνίας τίθησιν ἵνα
NAS: but he puts it on a lampstand, so
KJV: [it] on a candlestick, that
INT: but on a lampstand puts [it] that

Luke 11:33 N-AFS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὴν λυχνίαν ἵνα οἱ
NAS: a basket, but on the lampstand, so
KJV: but on a candlestick, that they which
INT: upon the lampstand that they who

Hebrews 9:2 N-NFS
GRK: ἥ τε λυχνία καὶ ἡ
NAS: in which [were] the lampstand and the table
KJV: wherein [was] the candlestick, and
INT: both [the] lampstand and the

Revelation 1:12 N-AFP
GRK: εἶδον ἑπτὰ λυχνίας χρυσᾶς
NAS: seven golden lampstands;
KJV: seven golden candlesticks;
INT: I saw seven lampstands golden

Revelation 1:13 N-GFP
GRK: μέσῳ τῶν λυχνιῶν ὅμοιον υἱὸν
NAS: and in the middle of the lampstands [I saw] one like
KJV: of the seven candlesticks [one] like
INT: [the] midst of the lampstands [one] like [a] Son

Revelation 1:20 N-AFP
GRK: τὰς ἑπτὰ λυχνίας τὰς χρυσᾶς
NAS: golden lampstands: the seven
KJV: golden candlesticks. The seven
INT: the seven lampstands golden

Revelation 1:20 N-NFP
GRK: καὶ αἱ λυχνίαι αἱ ἑπτὰ
NAS: and the seven lampstands are the seven
KJV: the seven candlesticks which
INT: and the lampstands the seven

Revelation 2:1 N-GFP
GRK: τῶν ἑπτὰ λυχνιῶν τῶν χρυσῶν
NAS: golden lampstands, says
KJV: of the seven golden candlesticks;
INT: of the seven lampstands golden

Revelation 2:5 N-AFS
GRK: κινήσω τὴν λυχνίαν σου ἐκ
NAS: to you and will remove your lampstand out of its place--
KJV: will remove thy candlestick out of his
INT: I will remove the lampstand of you out of

Revelation 11:4 N-NFP
GRK: αἱ δύο λυχνίαι αἱ ἐνώπιον
NAS: and the two lampstands that stand
KJV: the two candlesticks standing
INT: the two lampstands which before

Strong's Greek 3087
12 Occurrences

λυχνία — 1 Occ.
λυχνίαι — 2 Occ.
λυχνίαν — 4 Occ.
λυχνίας — 3 Occ.
λυχνιῶν — 2 Occ.

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