897: Βαβυλών


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Dodson dictionary

897
Βαβυλών, ῶνος, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
(a) Babylon, the ancient city on the Euphrates, to which the people of Jerusalem, etc., were transported, (b) hence allegorically of Rome, from the point of view of the Christian people.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

897 BabylōnBabylon, a wicked, godless city in ancient Mesopotamia which was the most powerful city in the world in OT times (especially from 605 bc to 539 bc).  Literal Babylon is referred to in Mt 1:11,12 and Ac 7:19.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

897
Βαβυλών (Babylṓn)
of Hebrew origin (894); Babylon, the capitol of Chaldæa (literally or figuratively (as a type of tyranny))
:-- Babylon.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)