ampelón: a vineyardOriginal Word: ἀμπελών, ῶνος, ὁPart of Speech:
290 ampelṓn – properly, a vineyard; (figuratively) the religious, spiritual life of OT Israel – and by extension the body of Christ, consummating (not replacing) believing Israel as the one, covenant people of God (Mk 12:9; Lk 20:16).
M. Vincent, "The vine was a symbol of the ancient Church (ekklēsia) in the OT. See Hos 10:1; Mt 21:33,34; Lk 13:6" (WS, 489).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a vineyardNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 290: ἀμπελώνἀμπελών
, a vineyard
: Matthew 20:1
ff; 21:28,(33),39ff; Mark 12:1
ff; Luke (); ff; 1 Corinthians 9:7. (the Sept.; Diodorus 4, 6; Plutarch, pro nobilit. c. 3.)<1>
From ampelos; a vineyard -- vineyard.
see GREEK ampelos