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Bible Verse Dictionary

Hebrews 11:16 - Better

Hebrews 11:16 - But now they desire a better country, that is, an heavenly: wherefore God is not ashamed to be called their God: for he hath prepared for them a city.
Verse Strongs No. Greek
But G1161 δέ
now G3570 νυνί
they desire G3713 ὀρέγομαι
a better G2909 κρείττων
country that is G5123 τουτέστι
an heavenly G2032 ἐπουράνιος
wherefore G1352 διό
God G2316 θεός
is G5123 τουτέστι
not G3756 οὐ
ashamed G1870 ἐπαισχύνομαι
to be called G1941 ἐπικαλέομαι
their G846 αὐτός
God G2316 θεός
for G1063 γάρ
he hath prepared G2090 ἑτοιμάζω
for G1063 γάρ
them G846 αὐτός
a city G4172 πόλις


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.