Strong's Greek: 1049 γαζοφυλάκιον  (gazophulakion) - treasury

G1049

γαζοφυλάκιον 

Transliteration

gazophulakion;

Pronunciation

gad-zof-oo-lak'-ee-on

Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1047 and 5438

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: treasury (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a repository of treasure, especially of public treasure, a treasury
It is used to describe the apartments constructed in the courts of the temple, in which the not only the sacred offerings and things needful for the service were kept, but in which the priests, etc, dwelt: Nehemiah 13:7; of the sacred treasury in which not only treasure but also public records were stored, and the property of widows and orphans was deposited. Josephus speaks of treasuries in the women's court of Herod's temple. In the n.T. near the treasury seems to used of that receptacle mentioned by the rabbis to which were fitted thirteen chests or boxes, i.e. trumpets, so called from their shape, and into which were put the contributions made voluntarily or paid yearly by the Jews for the service of the temple and the support of the poor.

Strong's Definitions

gad-zof-oo-lak'-ee-on; from (1047) (γάζα) and (5438) (φυλακή); a treasure-house, i.e. a court in the temple for the collection-boxes: — treasury.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jesus sat over against the G1049, and beheld how the people cast money into the G1049: and many that were rich cast in much.

KJV

And he called unto him his disciples, and saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That this poor widow hath cast more in, than all they which have cast into the G1049:

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And he looked up, and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the G1049.

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These words spake Jesus in the G1049, as he taught in the temple: and no man laid hands on him; for his hour was not yet come.

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