Parts of Speech

n pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

of Hebrew origin 3389 , cf 2419

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:292

KJV Translation Count — 59x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Jerusalem (59)

Outline of Biblical Usage

erusalem = "set ye double peace"
1. denotes either the city itself or the inhabitants
2. "the Jerusalem that now is", with its present religious institutions, i.e. the Mosaic system, so designated from its primary external location
3. "Jerusalem that is above", that is existing in heaven, according to the pattern of which the earthly Jerusalem was supposed to be built
a. metaph. "the City of God founded by Christ", now wearing the form of the church, but after Christ's return to put on the form of the perfected Messianic kingdom
4. "the heavenly Jerusalem", that is the heavenly abode of God, Christ, the angels, saints of the Old and New Testament periods and those Christians that are alive at Christ's return
5. "the New Jerusalem", a splendid visible city to be let down from heaven after the renovation of the world, the future abode of the blessed
Entry of Jesus Into Jerusalem

Strong's Definitions

hee-er-os-ol'-oo-mah; of Hebrew origin [Hebrew {3389} (Yeruwshalaim)]; Hierosolyma (i.e. Jerushalaϊm), the capital of Palestine: — Jerusalem Compare (2419) (Ἱερουσαλήμ).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to G2414,


When Herod the king had heard these things, he was troubled, and all G2414 with him.


Then went out to him G2414, and all Judaea, and all the region round about Jordan,


And there followed him great multitudes of people from Galilee, and from Decapolis, and from G2414, and from Judaea, and from beyond Jordan.


Nor by the earth; for it is his footstool: neither by G2414; for it is the city of the great King.


Then came to Jesus scribes and Pharisees, which were of G2414, saying,


From that time forth began Jesus to shew unto his disciples, how that he must go unto G2414, and suffer many things of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised again the third day.


And Jesus going up to G2414 took the twelve disciples apart in the way, and said unto them,


Behold, we go up to G2414; and the Son of man shall be betrayed unto the chief priests and unto the scribes, and they shall condemn him to death,


And when they drew nigh unto G2414, and were come to Bethphage, unto the mount of Olives, then sent Jesus two disciples,