3419. mnémeion
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mnémeion: a memorial, a monument
Original Word: μνημεῖον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: mnémeion
Phonetic Spelling: (mnay-mi'-on)
Short Definition: a tomb, sepulcher
Definition: a tomb, sepulcher, monument.

HELPS word-Studies

3419 mnēmeíon (a neuter noun derived from 3451 /mousikós, "to remember, keep in memory") – a tomb (sepulchre).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from mnémé
a memorial, a monument
NASB Translation
monuments (1), tomb (30), tombs (7).

STRONGS NT 3419: μνημεῖον

μνημεῖον, μνημείου, τό;

1. "any visible object for preserving or recalling the memory of any person or thing; a memorial, monument" (Aeschylus, Pindar, Sophocles, and following); in Biblical Greek so in Wis. 10:7; specifically, a sepulchral monument: οἰκοδομεῖν μνημεῖα, Luke 11:47; Josephus, Antiquities 13, 6, 5.

2. in the Scriptures a sepulchre, tomb: Matthew 23:29; Matthew 27:52, 60; Matthew 28:8; Mark 5:2; Mark 6:29; Luke 11:44; John 5:28; John 11:17, 31, and often in the Gospels; Acts 13:29; the Sept. for קֶבֶר, Genesis 23:6, 9; Genesis 50:5; Isaiah 22:16, etc.

grave, sepulcher, tomb.

From mneme; a remembrance, i.e. Cenotaph (place of interment) -- grave, sepulchre, tomb.

see GREEK mneme

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