G932 βασιλεία - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
a kingdom, dominion
kingship, sovereignty, authority, rule, kingdom
kingship, sovereignty, authority, rule, especially of God, both in the world, and in the hearts of men; hence: kingdom, in the concrete sense.
properly, royalty, i.e. (abstractly) rule, or (concretely) a realm (literally or figuratively)
Derivation: from G935;

KJV Usage: kingdom, + reign.

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) royal power, kingship, dominion, rule
1a) not to be confused with an actual kingdom but rather the right or authority to rule over a kingdom
1b) of the royal power of Jesus as the triumphant Messiah
1c) of the royal power and dignity conferred on Christians in the Messiah's kingdom
2) a kingdom, the territory subject to the rule of a king
3) used in the N.T. to refer to the reign of the Messiah

From G935; properly royalty, that is, (abstractly) rule, or (concretely) a realm (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: kingdom, + reign.

View how G932 βασιλεία is used in the Bible

First 30 of 162 occurrences of G932 βασιλεία

Matthew 3:2 kingdom
Matthew 4:8 the kingdoms
Matthew 4:17 the kingdom
Matthew 4:23 of the kingdom,
Matthew 5:3 the kingdom
Matthew 5:10 the kingdom
Matthew 5:19 kingdom
Matthew 5:19 kingdom
Matthew 5:20 the kingdom
Matthew 6:10 kingdom
Matthew 6:13 the kingdom,
Matthew 6:33 the kingdom
Matthew 7:21 the kingdom
Matthew 8:11 the kingdom
Matthew 8:12 of the kingdom
Matthew 9:35 of the kingdom,
Matthew 10:7 The kingdom
Matthew 11:11 kingdom
Matthew 11:12 kingdom
Matthew 12:25 kingdom
Matthew 12:26 kingdom
Matthew 12:28 the kingdom
Matthew 13:11 of the kingdom
Matthew 13:19 of the kingdom,
Matthew 13:24 The kingdom
Matthew 13:31 The kingdom
Matthew 13:33 The kingdom
Matthew 13:38 of the kingdom;
Matthew 13:41 kingdom
Matthew 13:43 the kingdom

Distinct usage

80 the kingdom
36 kingdom
10 of the kingdom
6 kingdom.
5 The kingdom
4 kingdom:
3 of the kingdom,
2 the kingdoms
2 a kingdom
2 a kingdom,
2 kingdom,
1 shall the kingdom
1 be the kingdom
1 the kingdom.
1 kingdoms,
1 reigneth
1 of the kingdom;
1 the kingdom,
1 is the kingdom
1 kingdom;
1 kingdoms

Corresponding Hebrew Words

basileia H1004 bet hammelekh
basileia H4082 medinah
basileia * H4082 medinot hammelekh
basileia * H4082 medinot malkhut
basileia H4410 melukhah
basileia H4438 malekhut
basileia H4467 mamlakhah
basileia H4475 memshalah
basileia * H7985 sholtan

Related words

G932 βασιλεία

G935 βασιλεύς

Probably from G939 (through the notion of a foundation of power); a sovereign (abstractly, relatively or figuratively)

KJV Usage: king.

G934 βασίλειος
From G935; kingly (in nature)

KJV Usage: royal.

G936 βασιλεύω
From G935; to rule (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: king, reign.

G937 βασιλικός
From G935; regal (in relation), that is, (literally) belonging to (or befitting) the sovereign (as land, dress, or a courtier), or (figuratively) preeminent

KJV Usage: king’s, nobleman, royal.