G3772 οὐρανός - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
the sky, the heaven
heaven, (a) the visible heavens: the atmosphere, the sky, the starry heavens, (b) the spiritual heavens.
the sky; by extension, heaven (as the abode of God); by implication, happiness, power, eternity; specially, the Gospel (Christianity)
Derivation: perhaps from the same as G3735 (through the idea of elevation);

KJV Usage: air, heaven(-ly), sky.

οὐρανός, -οῦ, ὁ,
[in LXX chiefly for שָׁמַיִם (hence, often pl., οἱ οὐ., see infr.) ;]
__1. of the vault or firmament of heaven, the sky and the aerial regions above the earth: opp. to ἡ γῆ,
Refs Heb.1:10, 2Pe.3:5
, 10; ὁ οὐ. καὶ ἡ γῆ, i.e. the world, the universe,
Refs Mat.5:18, Mrk.13:31, Luk.10:21, Act.4:24, Rev.10:6, al.
; ἀπ᾽ ἄκρων οὐ. ἕως ἄ. αὐτῶν (on the absence of art. aft. prep., see Bl, §46, 5), Mat.24:31; ὑπὸ τὸν οὐ.,
Refs Act.2:5, Col.1:23
; ὑψωθῆναι ἕως τοῦ οὐ., fig.,
Refs Mat.11:23, Luk.10:15
; σημεῖον ἐκ τοῦ οὐ.,
Refs Mat.16:1, Mrk.8:11, al.
; αἱ νεφέλαι, Mat.24:30, al.; τὰ πετεινὰ τοῦ οὐ.,
Refs Mat.6:26, Mrk.4:32, al.
; οἱ ἀστέρες τοῦ οὐ., Rev.6:13, al.; pl. (οἱ) οὐ. (Bl., §32, 5),
Refs Mat.3:16, Mrk.1:10, Jhn.1:32, 2Pe.3:7, 13 al.

__2. Of the abode of God and other blessed beings: of angels,
Refs Mat.24:36, Mrk.12:25, Gal.1:8, Rev.10:1, al.
; of Christ glorified,
Refs Mrk.16:[19], Luk.24:51, Act.3:21, Rom.10:6, al.
; of God,
Refs Mat.5:34, Rom.1:18, al.
; ὁ Πατὴρ ὁ ἐν τοῖς οὐ. (Dalman, Words, 184ff.),
Refs Mat.5:16 6:1, al.
; θησαυρὸς ἐν οὐ.,
Refs Mat.6:20, Mrk.10:21, al.

__3. By meton.,
__(a) of the inhabitants of heaven: Rev.18:20 (cf.
Refs ib. 12:12, Job.15:15, Isa.44:23
__(b) as an evasive reference to God, characteristic of later Judaism (Dalman, Words, 204ff.):
Refs Mat.21:25, Mrk.11:30, Luk.15:18, Jhn.3:27, al.
; ἡ βασιλεία τῶν οὐ. (= τοῦ Θεοῦ); see: βασιλεία).
βασιλεία, -ας, ἡ
(< βασιλεύω), [in LXX chiefly for מַמְלָכָה ,מַלְכוּת ;]
__1. prop. abstract, sovereignty, royal power, dominion:
Refs Luk.1:33 22:29, Jhn.18:36, Act.1:6, Heb.1:8, 1Co.15:24
; λαβεῖν β.,
Refs Luk.19:12, 15 Rev.17:12
; δοῦναι τὴν, ib. 17; ἔχειν β., ib. 18; ἔρχεσθαι ἐν τ. (εἰς τὴν) β.,
Refs Mat.16:28, Luk.23:42
; β. τ. θεοῦ, Rev.12:10.
__2. By meton., concrete (MM, Exp., x),
__(a) a kingdom, the territory or people over whom the king rules (
Refs Est.5:3, al.): Mat.4:8 12:25, 26 24:7, Mrk.3:24 6:23, Luk.4:5, Heb.11:33, al.
__(b) the royal majesty (cf. our phrase His Majesty), the king himself (τ. σπέρμα τῆς β., 4Ki.11:1).
__3. In LXX (
Refs Wis.6:5, Tob.13:1, al.
), Targ. and NT, of the Messianic rule and kingdom, ἡ β. τ. θεοῦ, τ. οὐρανῶν (Heb. מַלְכוּת שָׁמַיִם, Aram. מַלְכוּתָא דִשׁמַיָּא; see Dalman, Words, 91-147; Cremer, 132, 658), the kingdom of God (on the equivalence of the two phrases, see Dalman, op. cit., 93, 218f.); τ. θεοῦ,
Refs Mat.6:33 12:28, al.
; τ. οὐρανῶν,
Refs Mat.3:2 4:17, al.
; τ. Χριστοῦ (מַלִכוּת דִמְשִׁיחא, Targ. Jon. on
Refs Isa.53:10), Eph.5:5
; τ. κυρίου,
Refs 2Pe.1:11, Rev.11:15
; τ. Δαυείδ, Mrk.11:10; absol., ἡ β.,
Refs Mat.4:23, Jas.2:5, al.
The kingdom is regarded as present:
Refs Mat.11:12, Luk.17:21, Rom.14:17, al.
; as that which is to be consummated in the future,
Refs Mat.6:10, Mrk.9:1, Jhn.3:5, 2Pe.1:11, al.
Noteworthy phrases are: ζητεῖν τὴν β., Mat.6:33; δέχεσθαι, Mrk.10:15; κλρονομεῖν, Mat.25:34; διδόναι, Lk 12:32; παραλαμβάνειν, Heb.12:28; αὐτῶν (τοιούτων) εστὶν ἡ β.,
Refs Mat.5:3, 10 19:14, Mrk.10:14, Luk.18:16
; διὰ τὴν β., Mat.19:12; ἕνεκεν τῆς β., Luk.18:29; εὐαγγελίζεσθαι, κηρύσσειν, διαγγέλλειν τὴν β.,
Refs Luk.4:43 9:2, 60
; ἤγγικεν ἡ β.,
Refs Mat.3:2, Mrk.1:15
; κλεῖς τῆς β., Mat.16:10; κλείειν τὴν β., Mat.23:14; υἱοὶ τῆς β.,
Refs Mat.8:12 13:38
(cf. Cremer, 132, 658).
1) the vaulted expanse of the sky with all things visible in it
1a) the universe, the world
1b) the aerial heavens or sky, the region where the clouds and the tempests gather, and where thunder and lightning are produced
1c) the sidereal or starry heavens
2) the region above the sidereal heavens, the seat of order of things eternal and consummately perfect where God dwells and other heavenly beings

Perhaps from the same as G3735 (through the idea of elevation); the sky; by extension heaven (as the abode of God); by implication happiness, power, eternity; specifically the Gospel (Christianity)

KJV Usage: air, heaven ([-ly]), sky.

View how G3772 οὐρανός is used in the Bible

First 30 of 284 occurrences of G3772 οὐρανός

Matthew 3:2 heavens
Matthew 3:16 heavens
Matthew 3:17 heaven,
Matthew 4:17 of heaven
Matthew 5:3 of heaven.
Matthew 5:10 of heaven.
Matthew 5:12 heaven:
Matthew 5:16 heaven.
Matthew 5:18 heaven
Matthew 5:19 heavens:
Matthew 5:19 heavens.
Matthew 5:20 of heaven.
Matthew 5:34 heaven;
Matthew 5:45 heaven:
Matthew 5:48 heaven
Matthew 6:1 heaven.
Matthew 6:9 heaven,
Matthew 6:10 heaven.
Matthew 6:20 heaven,
Matthew 6:26 of the air:
Matthew 7:11 heaven
Matthew 7:21 of heaven;
Matthew 7:21 heaven.
Matthew 8:11 of heaven.
Matthew 8:20 heaven
Matthew 10:7 of heaven
Matthew 10:32 heaven.
Matthew 10:33 heaven.
Matthew 11:11 heavens
Matthew 11:12 heavens

Distinct usage

76 heaven,
50 heaven
36 heaven.
20 of heaven
16 heaven:
13 heaven;
11 of heaven.
9 heavens
6 the heavens
5 of the air
5 the heaven
4 of heaven,
3 Heaven
3 heaven?
2 of heaven;
2 of the air.
2 of the sky
2 of the heavens
1 the sky
1 of heaven:
1 of heaven's sake.
1 your heavenly
1 for heaven
1 the heavens:
1 the heavens.
1 heavens,
1 the heavens,
1 the heavens;
1 by heaven,
1 thou heaven,
1 of heaven?
1 ye heavens,
1 heavens;
1 of the air:
1 heavens:
1 heavens.
1 of the heavens

Corresponding Hebrew Words

ouranos H410 el
ouranos H776 erets
ouranos H4791 marom
ouranos H7549 raqia
ouranos H7834 shachaq
ouranos H8064 shamayim

Related words

G3772 οὐρανός

G2032 ἐπουράνιος
From G1909 and G3772; above the sky

KJV Usage: celestial, (in) heaven (-ly), high.

G3321 μεσουράνημα
From a presumed compound of G3319 and G3772; mid-sky

KJV Usage: midst of heaven.

G3770 οὐράνιος
From G3772; celestial, that is, belonging to or coming from the sky

KJV Usage: heavenly.

G3771 οὐρανόθεν
From G3772 and the enclitic of source; from the sky

KJV Usage: from heaven.

G3735 ὄρος

Probably a from an obsolete word ὄρω orō (to rise or “rear”; perhaps akin to G142; compare G3733); a mountain (as lifting itself above the plain)

KJV Usage: hill, mount (-ain).

G3713 ὀρέγομαι
Middle voice of apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary (compare G3735); to stretch oneself, that is, reach out after (long for)

KJV Usage: covet after, desire.

G3714 ὀρεινός
From G3735; mountainous, that is, (feminine by implication of G5561) the Highlands (of Judaea)

KJV Usage: hill country.

G3717 ὀρθός
Probably from the base of G3735; right (as rising), that is, (perpendicularly) erect (figuratively honest), or (horizontally) level or direct

KJV Usage: straight, upright.

G3722 ὄρθρος
From the same as G3735; dawn (as sun rise, rising of light); by extension morn

KJV Usage: early in the morning.

G3733 ὄρνις
Probably from a prolonged form of the base of G3735; a bird (as rising in the air), that is, (specifically) a hen (or female domestic fowl)

KJV Usage: hen.