hypsos: heightOriginal Word: ὕψοςTransliteration:
(hoop'-sos)Part of Speech:
Noun, NeuterShort Definition:
exalted, height, on high.
From a derivative of huper; elevation, i.e. (abstractly) altitude, (specially), the sky, or (figuratively) dignity -- be exalted, height, (on) high.
see GREEK huper
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5311: ὕψοςὕψος
, from Aeschylus
down, the Sept.
, etc., height
: properly, of measure, Ephesians 3:18
; Revelation 21:16
; of place, heaven (A. V. on high
), Ephesians 4:8
(from Psalm 67:19<10> ()); Luke 1:78; Luke 24:49; metaphorically, rank, high station: James 1:9 (Job 5:11; 1 Macc. 1:40 1 Macc. 10:24; ὕψος ἀρετῆς, Plutarch, Popl. 6).<1>