Go to Introduction || Go to Scriptures

|| Greek Word Studies || 25 || 26 || 27 || 32 || 71 || 86 || 165 || 166 || 203 || 225 || 227 || 228 || 230 || 350 || 386 || 435 || 444 || 450 || 536 || 599 || 601 || 602 || 622 || 652 || 769 || 770 || 907 || 908 || 909 || 932 || 1067 || 1074 || 1228 || 1242 || 1342 || 1343 || 1344 || 1453 || 1588 || 1680 || 1785 || 1849 || 2222 || 2288 || 2347 || 2518 || 2632 || 2837 || 2889 || 2919 || 2920 || 2923 || 2936 || 2937 || 3056 || 3338 || 3340 || 3341 || 3376 || 3498 || 3551 || 3554 || 3561 || 3677 || 3709 || 3798 || 3904 || 3952 || 3957 || 4059 || 4061 || 4100 || 4102 || 4103 || 4151 || 4202 || 4203 || 4204 || 4205 || 4309 || 4404 || 4405 || 4487 || 4521 || 4567 || 4582 || 4592 || 4594 || 4716 || 4717 || 4982 || 4991 || 4992 || 5083 || 5258 || 5485 || 5590 ||

#2. GREEK WORD STUDIES
σελήνη 'selene' meaning 'moon' Strong's 4582

This bible study uses a Greek Unicode font and a Hebrew Unicode font and is printable.

Hebrew Word Studies Index || Search this website || Greek Word Studies Index || Greek Word Definitions Index

Introduction 2.1

This is a thorough word study about the meaning of the Greek word σελήνη, 'selene' meaning 'moon' Strong's 4582 It gives every verse where the word 'selene' appears in the New Testament. To obtain a true understanding of this word these scriptures need to be meditated on and notes made of their meaning in different contexts. This requires putting scriptures together where they seem to have a similar meaning, and then meditating even more. The truth will be revealed by the Holy Spirit, who has been given to guide us into all truth (John 16:13). Wherever this word selene appears in the Greek, the translation of it is highlighted with yellow. In Greek the suffixes and some prepositions are not added to the basic word to enhance the meaning, except for case endings, so the associated suffix or preposition has not been included in highlighted text. Every blessing be to those who seek the truth of God's word.

#2.1 Scriptures for σελήνη 'selene' meaning 'moon' Strong's 4582

Mathew 24:29 Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken:

Mark 13:24 But in those days, after that tribulation, the sun shall be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light,

Luke 21:25 And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;

Acts 2:20 The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before that great and notable day of the Lord comes:

1 Corinthians 14:41 There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars: for one star differs from another star in glory.

Revelation 6:12 And I looked when he had opened the sixth seal, and, lo, there was a great earthquake; and the sun became black as sackcloth of hair, and the moon became as blood;
8:12 And the fourth angel sounded, and the third part of the sun was struck, and the third part of the moon, and the third part of the stars; so as the third part of them was darkened, and the day did not shine for a third part of it, and the night likewise.
12:1 And there appeared a great sign in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars:
21:23 And the city had no need of the sun, or of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God illuminated it, and the Lamb is the light of it.

If you have benefited from reading this study, then please tell your friends about this website.
If you have a website of your own, then please consider linking to this website. See the Website Links page.
Please Please copy and paste this word study link into Facebook and Twitter to all your friends who are interested in Greek Word Studies on 'selene' for moon and give it a Google +.

Home Page || Hebrew Word Studies Index || Greek Word Studies Index || Greek Word Definitions Index || Bible Studies Index

Top