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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a.) High in esteem; lofty; towering; prominent.

2. (a.) Being, metaphorically, above others, whether by birth, high station, merit, or virtue; high in public estimation; distinguished; conspicuous; as, an eminent station; an eminent historian, statements, statesman, or saint.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia


In the King James Version (only in Ezekiel 16:24, 31, 39; Ezekiel 17:22) refers literally to physical elevation; the Revised Version (British and American) in the last passage renders "lofty" (Hebrew talul, "uplifted," "heaped up") and in the others "vaulted place" (Hebrew gabh, "rounded place," "mound" the English Revised Version, margin "a vaulted chamber").

5244b. huperlian -- exceedingly, preeminently
... 5244a, 5244b. huperlian. 5245 . exceedingly, preeminently. Transliteration:
huperlian Short Definition: eminent. Word Origin from ...
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5235. huperballo -- to throw over or beyond, to run beyond
... 5235 (from 5228 , "beyond, above" and 906 , "throw") -- properly, throw beyond;
(figuratively) (transcending); excel, exceed ("be eminent"). ...
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5247. huperoche -- a projection, eminence
... preeminence, authority. Cognate: 5247 (from 5242, "hold ") -- prominence
(because ); pre-eminent (superior). See 5242 (). 5247 () is ...
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4416. prototokos -- first-born
... 4416 (from 4413 , "first, pre-eminent" and 5088 , "bring forth") -- properly,
in (Mt 1:25; Lk 2:7); hence, (Col 1:15; Rev 1:5). ...
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1978. episemos -- bearing a mark, notable
... notable, of note. From epi and some form of the base of semaino; remarkable, ie
(figuratively) eminent -- notable, of note. see GREEK epi. see GREEK semaino. ...
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749. archiereus -- high priest
... chief priest. 749 (from 746 , "chief, pre-eminent one" and 2409 , "a priest")
-- a chief-priest, ie a leader among priests. Word ...
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Strong's Hebrew
6276. atheq -- valuable, advanced, eminent, surpassing
... 6275, 6276. atheq. 6277 . valuable, advanced, eminent, surpassing. Transliteration:
atheq Phonetic Spelling: (aw-thake') Short Definition: enduring. ...
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6266. athiq -- eminent, surpassing, choice
... 6265, 6266. athiq. 6267 . eminent, surpassing, choice. Transliteration:
athiq Phonetic Spelling: (aw-theek') Short Definition: choice. ...
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8524. talal -- to mock, deceive, trifle with
... eminent. A primitive root; to pile up, ie Elevate -- eminent. Compare hathal. see
HEBREW hathal. 8523, 8524. talal. 8525 . Strong's Numbers.
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5089. noah -- eminency, distinction
... 5088, 5089. noah. 5090 . eminency, distinction. Transliteration: noah
Phonetic Spelling: (no'-ah) Short Definition: eminent. Word ...
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4022. meged -- excellence
... From an unused root probably meaning to be eminent; properly, a distinguished thing;
hence something valuable, as a product or fruit -- pleasant, precious ...
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1354. gab -- a back
... back, body, boss, eminent (higher) place, (eye)brows, nave, ring. see HEBREW gev.
see HEBREW guwph. 1353, 1354. gab. 1355 . Strong's Numbers.
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5329. natsach -- preeminent or enduring
... A primitive root; properly, to glitter from afar, ie To be eminent (as a superintendent,
especially of the Temple services and its music); also (as ...
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On the Decease of an Eminent Christian Missionary in the West ...
... On the Decease of an eminent Christian Missionary in the West Indies. ...
On the Decease of an eminent Christian Missionary in the West Indies. Oh! ...
/.../montgomery/sacred poems and hymns/hymn cclxiv on the decease.htm

Why Eminent Men are Permitted by God to Become Authors of ...
... Chapter X. Why Eminent Men are permitted by God to become Authors of
Novelties in the Church.� Why Eminent Men are permitted by ...
/.../vincent/the commonitory of vincent of lerins/chapter x why eminent men.htm

The Buildings of More Eminent Note in Sion.
... A Chorographical Century. Chapters 21-30 Chapter 23 The buildings of more
eminent note in Sion. We shall first take knowledge of ...
/.../lightfoot/from the talmud and hebraica/chapter 23 the buildings of.htm

The Evangelists that were Still Eminent at that Time.
... Book III. Chapter XXXVII."The Evangelists that were still Eminent at that
Time. 1. Among those that were celebrated at that time ...
/.../pamphilius/church history/chapter xxxvii the evangelists that were.htm

The Most Eminent Instance of Predestination is Christ Jesus.
... A Treatise on the gift of perseverance, Chapter 67."The Most Eminent
Instance of Predestination is Christ Jesus. But there is ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 67 the most eminent instance.htm

Many Eminent Christian Writers have Carefully and Fully Refuted ...
... Chapter V."Many Eminent Christian Writers Have Carefully and Fully Refuted
the Heresy These the Author Makes His Own Guides. My ...
/.../against the valentinians/chapter v many eminent christian writers.htm

That the Pre-Eminent Cause of Every Object of Sensible Perception ...
... MYSTIC THEOLOGY. CAPUT IV. That the pre-eminent Cause of every object of sensible
perception is none of the objects of sensible perception. SECTION I. ...
/.../dionysius/mystic theology/caput iv that the pre-eminent.htm

That the Pre-Eminent Cause of Every Object of Intelligible ...
... MYSTIC THEOLOGY. CAPUT V. That the pre-eminent Cause of every object of intelligible
perception is none of the objects of intelligible perception. ...
/.../dionysius/mystic theology/caput v that the pre-eminent.htm

Obadiah; Or, Early Piety Eminent Piety
... Obadiah; or, Early Piety Eminent Piety. A Sermon (No.1804). ... Eminent piety in a Lord
High Chamberlain of Ahab's court! This is a wonder of grace indeed. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 30 1884/obadiah or early piety eminent.htm

Now, My Father Matthias was not Only Eminent on Account of is ...
... Section 2. Now, my father Matthias was not only eminent on account of is
nobility� 2. Now, my father Matthias was not only eminent ...
/.../josephus/the life of flavius josephus/section 2 now my father.htm

Eminent (9 Occurrences)
... above others, whether by birth, high station, merit, or virtue; high in public
estimation; distinguished; conspicuous; as, an eminent station; an ...EMINENT. ...
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Pre-eminent (3 Occurrences)
Pre-eminent. Preeminent, Pre-eminent. Prefect . Multi-Version
Concordance Pre-eminent (3 Occurrences). Colossians 1:18 ...
/p/pre-eminent.htm - 7k

Preeminent (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (a.) Eminent above others; prominent among those who are
eminent; superior in excellence; surpassing, or taking precedence of, others ...
/p/preeminent.htm - 7k

Elect (32 Occurrences)
... This primary meaning sometimes passes into that of "eminent," "valuable," "choice";
often thus as a fact, in places where the King James Version uses "chosen ...
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Eminency (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (n.) State of being eminent; eminence.
Multi-Version Concordance Eminency (1 Occurrence). Ezekiel 7:11 ...
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Excellence (31 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The state of possessing good qualities
in an eminent degree; exalted merit; superiority in virtue. ...
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Woman (4043 Occurrences)
... Other women eminent as prophetesses were: Huldah, whose counsel was sought by high
priest and king (2 Chronicles 34:22; compare 2 Kings 22:14); Noadiah ...
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Queen (59 Occurrences)
... 3. (n.) A woman eminent in power or attractions; the highest of her kind; as, a
queen in society; -- also used figuratively of cities, countries, etc. ...
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Noted (10 Occurrences)
... 1. (imp. & pp) of Note. 2. (a.) Well known by reputation or report; eminent; celebrated;
as, a noted author, or traveler. Multi-Version Concordance ...
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Jewelry (18 Occurrences)
... Ezekiel 16:39 I will also give thee into their hand, and they shall throw down thine
eminent place, and break down thy lofty places; and they shall strip thee ...
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Eminent (9 Occurrences)

Luke 14:8
"When you are invited by anyone to a marriage feast, don't sit in the best seat, since perhaps someone more honorable than you might be invited by him,
(See RSV)

Romans 16:13
Greet Rufus, the chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
(See RSV)

2 Corinthians 11:5
For I reckon that I am not at all behind the very best apostles.
(See NAS)

2 Corinthians 12:11
I have become foolish in boasting. You compelled me, for I ought to have been commended by you, for in nothing was I inferior to the very best apostles, though I am nothing.
(See NAS)

Ezekiel 7:11
Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness; nought cometh from them, nor from their tumult, nor from their turmoil, neither is there eminency among them.
(See NAS)

Ezekiel 16:24
That thou hast also built unto thee an eminent place, and hast made thee an high place in every street.

Ezekiel 16:31
In that thou buildest thine eminent place in the head of every way, and makest thine high place in every street; and hast not been as an harlot, in that thou scornest hire;

Ezekiel 16:39
And I will also give thee into their hand, and they shall throw down thine eminent place, and shall break down thy high places: they shall strip thee also of thy clothes, and shall take thy fair jewels, and leave thee naked and bare.

Ezekiel 17:22
Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will also take of the highest branch of the high cedar, and will set it; I will crop off from the top of his young twigs a tender one, and will plant it upon an high mountain and eminent:



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