|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Something which stands, or remains, to keep in remembrance what is past; a memorial.
2. (n.) A building, pillar, stone, or the like, erected to preserve the remembrance of a person, event, action, etc.; as, the Washington monument; the Bunker Hill monument. Also, a tomb, with memorial inscriptions.
3. (n.) A stone or other permanent object, serving to indicate a limit or to mark a boundary.
4. (n.) A saying, deed, or example, worthy of record.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
mon'-u-ment (Isaiah 65:4 the King James Version).
Monument (7 Occurrences)
Acts 2:29 Brethren, let it be allowed to speak with freedom to you concerning the patriarch David, that he has both died and been buried, and his monument is amongst us unto this day. (DBY)
1 Samuel 15:12 Samuel rose early to meet Saul in the morning; and it was told Samuel, saying, "Saul came to Carmel, and behold, he set up a monument for himself, and turned, and passed on, and went down to Gilgal." (WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
2 Samuel 18:18 Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and reared up for himself the pillar, which is in the king's dale; for he said, "I have no son to keep my name in memory." He called the pillar after his own name; and it is called Absalom's monument, to this day. (WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
2 Kings 23:17 Then he said, "What monument is that which I see?" The men of the city told him, "It is the tomb of the man of God, who came from Judah, and proclaimed these things that you have done against the altar of Bethel." (WEB JPS ASV NAS RSV)
1 Chronicles 18:3 David struck Hadadezer king of Zobah to Hamath, as he went to establish his dominion by the river Euphrates. (See RSV)
Isaiah 19:19 In that day there will be an altar to the Lord in the middle of the land of Egypt, and a pillar to the Lord at the edge of the land. (See NIV)
Isaiah 56:5 Unto them will I give in my house and within my walls a memorial and a name better than of sons and of daughters; I will give them an everlasting name, that shall not be cut off. (See JPS RSV)