5058. telónion
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telónion: tax office
Original Word: τελώνιον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: telónion
Phonetic Spelling: (tel-o'-nee-on)
Short Definition: a tax-collector's office
Definition: a tax-collector's office, toll-house.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from telónés
a place of (collecting) toll
NASB Translation
tax (1), tax booth (2), tax collector's booth (1).

STRONGS NT 5058: τελώνιον

τελώνιον, τελωνιου, τό (τελώνης, cf. δεκατωνιον);

1. customs, toll: Strabo 16, 1, 27.

2. toll-house, place of toll, tax-office: the place in which the tax-collector sat to collect the taxes (Wycliffe, tolbothe): Matthew 9:9; Mark 2:14; Luke 5:27.

tax office

Neuter of a presumed derivative of telones; a tax-gatherer's place of business -- receipt of custom.

see GREEK telones

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