Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 4:543
KJV Translation Count — 8x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to make great, magnify
a. metaph. to make conspicuous
2. to deem or declare great
a. to esteem highly, to extol, laud, celebrate
3. to get glory and praise
meg-al-oo'-no; from (3173) (μέγας); to make (or declare) great, i.e. increase or (figurative) extol: — enlarge, magnify, shew great.
Concordance Results Using KJV
But all their works they do for to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and G3170 the borders of their garments,
And Mary said, My soul doth G3170 the Lord,
And her neighbours and her cousins heard how the Lord had shewed G3170 mercy upon her; and they rejoiced with her.
And of the rest durst no man join himself to them: but the people magnified them.
For they heard them speak with tongues, and G3170 God. Then answered Peter,
And this was known to all the Jews and Greeks also dwelling at Ephesus; and fear fell on them all, and the name of the Lord Jesus was magnified.
Not boasting of things without our measure, that is, of other men's labours; but having hope, when your faith is increased, that we shall be G3170d by you according to our rule abundantly,
According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death.