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3
½  'times' (kairos), three-and-half years, Woman's desert refuge (see 1260 & 42). 12:14
   Half-a-seven. the terminal time of Daniel's seventieth Seven (Dan.9).
4
Animals, winds, earth, altar horns, Euphrates-angels, Bride-city. 4:6,8; 5:6,814; 6:1; 7:1,2,11; 20:8
   = the earth, based on four directions (N,S,E,W), and the four life-forms in Rainbow Covenant protection by Genesis 9:9-10.
6
wings of the four Animals. 4:8
7
congregations, lampstands, stars, messengers, Spirits, seals, horns, eyes, angels, trumpets, thunders, earthquake-victims, heads, plagues, bowls, mountains, kings,
1:4,11,13,16,20; 2:1; 3:1; 4:5; 5:5,6; 8:2,6; 10:3,4; 11:13; 12:3; 13:1 15:1,6,7,8; 16:1; 17:1,3,7,9,10,11; 21:9.
   = 'the full number', based on the 7-day completion in creation described in Genesis One.
Roman law of inheritance also required 7-seals on a Will (Testator, Executor, 5-Witnesses).
12
tribes, stars, gates, pearls, foundations; precious stones; fruits in New Jerusalem.
7:5,6,7,8;12:1; 21:12,14,21; 22:2.
   = God's government/management/control/kingdom/rule, from the Creator's twelve-month earth-year – as in God's promise to Abraham of twelve princes for Ishmael (Genesis 17:20).
So the ancient Egyptians divided day into 12-parts and night into12-parts;
the constituton of the Roman Republic was on Twelve Tables;
and the laws of Hammurabi were on twelve tables.
24
seniors (presbuteros),  on thrones around/flanking the throne of God. 4:4,10; 5:5,6,8,11,14; 7:11,13; 11:16; 14:3
   12 of day and 12 of night, representing God's rule/kingdom/government over all life.
42
months (see 3½ & 1260). 11:2; 13:5.
   = the terminal time of Daniel's seventieth Seven (Daniel 9), 3½-years of 360-days each (1260-days) given in months of 30-days each.
144
cubits (pechus), wall of Bride-city (New Jerusalem). 21:17.
   12 X 12 = the fulness of God's rule/kingdom
666
human number of the 'beast' 13:18
   hidden equivalent of a name in 1st century practice (see 666) before numerals were invented.
1,000
earth-rule of Messiah and imprisonment of Satan. 20:2,3,4,5,6,7
   largest multiple.
1,260
days, period of Two Witness ministry and Woman's desert refuge (see 3½ & 42). 11:3; 12:6
   = the terminal time of Daniel's seventieth Seven (Daniel 9), given in days of half-seven-years of 360 days each.
1,600
stadia, blood-flow at bridle depth from God's winepress. 14:20.
   4 X 4 X 100 = four represents the earth and conditions thereof.
10,000
'myriads' (murias); by extension - an indefinite number. 5:11; 9:16.
   10 X 1000 =
12,000
stadia; dimensions of Bride-city; of each of the tribes of 'Israel'. 21:16.
   12 X 1000 = see twelve above.
144,000
sealed, slaves of God; 12,000 of each of the tribes of 'Israel'. 7:4; 14:3.
   12 X 12 X 1000 = the full number of the people of God's rule/kingdom (see twelve above).
A  Abaddon – abaddõn destroyer. 9:11.
Alpha – a first; of Hebrew origin. 1:8,11; 21:6; 22:13.
Altar – thusiastêrion place of sacrifice 6:9; 8:3,5; 9:13; 11:1; 14:18; 16:7.
Amen – amên surely, so-be-it; of Hebrew origin. 1:6,7,18; 3:14; 5:14; 7:12; 19:4; 22:20,21.
Angel/s – aggelos messenger. 3:5
Anger – thumos anger. 12:12; 14:8,10; 14:19; 15:1,7; 16:1,19; 18:3; 19:15.
Antipas – Antipas personal name of a Christian martyr in Pergamum. 2:13.
Apollyon – Greek form of Abaddon. 9:11.
Asher – asér Asher, a tribe of Israel. 7:6.
Asia – Roman province in Anatolia (modern Turkey). 1:4.
       
B Babylon – Babylón capial city of Chaldea, symbol of tyranny. 14:8; 16:19; 17:5; 18:2,10,21.
Balaam – Balaám north mesopotamian, symbolic of a false teacher. 2:14.
Balak – Balák king of Moab who hired Balaam. 2:14.
Benjamin – Benjamín tribe of Israel. 7:8.
       
C Calf – móschos a young bullock. 4:7.
Christ – christós anointed; title of Israel's prophesied deliverer. 1:1,2,5,9; 11:15; 12:10,17; 20:4,6; 22:21.
Crown – stéphanos crown 3:11; 6:2; 12:1; 14:14.
crown of life. 2:10
       
D Death – thánatos death, literal or figurative. 1:18; 2:10,11,23;  6:8; 9:6; 12:11; 13:3; 18:8; 20:6,13,14; 21:4,8.
Devil – diabolos false accuser, slanderer. 2:10; 12:9,12; 20:2,10.
Dine – deipnéo to take the principal or evening meal. 3:20
Dragon – drákon dragon, serpent that fascinates. 12:3,4,7,9,13,16,17; 13:2,4,11; 16:13; 20:2
       
E Eagle – aetós eagle 4:7; 8:13; 12:14
Earthquake – seismós earthquake, tempest. 6:12; 8:5; 11:13,19; 16:18.
Emerald – smáragdinos emerald 4:3
Ephesus – Èphesos a city of Asia Minor. 1:11; 2:1.
Eyes – ophthalmos eyes. 1:14; 2:18; 3:18; 4:6,8; 5:6; 7:17; 19:12; 21:4.
 

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