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The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2476 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
i&sthmia prolonged form of a primary stao {stah'-o} (of the same meaning, and used for it in certain tenses)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
his'-tay-mee Verb
  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
King James Word Usage - Total: 158
stand 116, set 11, establish 5, stand still 4, stand by 3, miscellaneous 17, vr stand 2
KJV Verse Count
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians2
2 Timothy1
1 Peter1

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 KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .

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