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Histemi

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2476  
Original WordWord Origin
istemia prolonged form of a primary stao {stah'-o} (of the same meaning, and used for it in certain tenses)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Histemi7:638,1082
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
his'-tay-mee   Verb
 Definition
  1. to cause or make to stand, to place, put, set
    1. to bid to stand by, [set up]
      1. in the presence of others, in the midst, before judges, before members of the Sanhedrin;
      2. to place
    2. to make firm, fix establish
      1. to cause a person or a thing to keep his or its place
      2. to stand, be kept intact (of family, a kingdom), to escape in safety
      3. to establish a thing, cause it to stand 1b
  2. to uphold or sustain the authority or force of anything
    1. to set or place in a balance
      1. to weigh: money to one (because in very early times before the introduction of coinage, the metals used to be weighed)
  3. to stand
    1. to stand by or near
      1. to stop, stand still, to stand immovable, stand firm 2a
    2. of the foundation of a building
    3. to stand
      1. continue safe and sound, stand unharmed, to stand ready or prepared
      2. to be of a steadfast mind
      3. of quality, one who does not hesitate, does not waiver
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 152
brought 1, bystanders 1, bystanders* 1, came 1, came to a halt 1, come 1, confirmed 2, establish 3, fixed 1, hold 1, lying 1, make...stand 2, placed 1, put 1, put forward 2, set 4, stand 27, stand firm 4, standing 53, standing firm 1, stands 6, stood 27, stood still 1, stood upright 1, stop 1, stopped 5, taking his stand 1, weighed 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew20
Mark9
Luke25
John17
Acts35
Romans5
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians2
Ephesians3
Colossians1
2 Timothy1
Hebrews2
James2
1 Peter1
Jude1
Revelation21


Total148
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Histemi". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.