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Lexicon :: Strong's G4712 - stadion

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στάδιον
Transliteration
stadion (Key)
Pronunciation
stad'-ee-on
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Or masculine (in plural) stadios {stad'-ee-os}, from the base of ἵστημι (G2476) (as fixed)
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Strong’s Definitions

στάδιον stádion, stad'-ee-on; from the base of G2476 (as fixed); a stade or certain measure of distance; by implication, a stadium or race-course:—furlong, race.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's G4712 in the following manner: furlong (5x), race (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's G4712 in the following manner: furlong (5x), race (1x).
  1. a space or distance of about 600 feet (185 m)

  2. a race course

    1. place in which contests in running were held, the one who outstripped the rest and reached the goal first, receiving the prize. Courses of this description were found in most of the larger Greek cities, and were like that at Olympia, 600 Greek feet in length

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
στάδιον stádion, stad'-ee-on; from the base of G2476 (as fixed); a stade or certain measure of distance; by implication, a stadium or race-course:—furlong, race.
STRONGS NT 4712: στάδιον
στάδιον, σταδιου, plural τά σταδια (John 6:19 Tdf.), and οἱ σταδιοι (so (Matthew 14:24 Tr text WH text); Luke 24:13; John 6:19 (not Tdf.); Revelation 21:16 (Relz G L WH marginal reading); 2 Macc. 11:5 2Macc. 12:10, 29; in the other passages, the gender is not apparent (see Tdf. Proleg., p. 117; WHs Appendix, p. 157); Krüger, § 19, 2, 1) (ΣΤΑΩ, ἵστημι; hence, properly, 'established,' that which stands fast, a 'stated' distance, a 'fixed standard' of length), a stadium, i. e.
1. a measure of length comprising 600 Greek feet, or 625 Roman feet, or 125 Roman paces (Pliny, h. n. 2, 23 (21), 85), hence, one-eighth of a Roman mile (i. e. 606 3/4 English feet (about 15 miles less than one-fifth of a kilometer)); the space or distance of that length (A. V. a furlong): (Matthew 14:24 Tr text WH text); Luke 24:13; John 6:19; John 11:18; Revelation 14:20; Revelation 21:16.
2. a race-course, i. e. place in which contests in running were held; the one who outstripped the rest, and reached the goal first, receiving the prize: 1 Corinthians 9:24 (here A. V. race). Courses of this description were to be found in most of the larger Greek cities, and were, like that at Olympia, 600 Greek feet in length. Cf. Winers RWB, under the word Sigdium; Grundt in Schenkel, under the word, vol. v., 375f; (BB. DD. under the word ).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
14:24; 14:24
Luke
24:13; 24:13
John
6:19; 6:19; 6:19; 11:18
1 Corinthians
9:24
Revelation
14:20; 21:16; 21:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4712 matches the Greek στάδιον (stadion),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:13 - καὶ ἰδοὺ δύο ἐξ αὐτῶν ἐν αὐτῇ τῇ ἡμέρᾳ ἦσαν πορευόμενοι εἰς κώμην ἀπέχουσαν σταδίους G4712 ἑξήκοντα ἀπὸ Ἰερουσαλήμ ὄνομα Ἐμμαοῦς
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:19 - ἐληλακότες οὖν ὡς σταδίους G4712 εἴκοσι πέντε τριάκοντα θεωροῦσιν τὸν Ἰησοῦν περιπατοῦντα ἐπὶ τῆς θαλάσσης καὶ ἐγγὺς τοῦ πλοίου γινόμενον καὶ ἐφοβήθησαν
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:18 - ἦν δὲ Βηθανία ἐγγὺς τῶν Ἱεροσολύμων ὡς ἀπὸ σταδίων G4712 δεκαπέντε
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 9:24 - οὐκ οἴδατε ὅτι οἱ ἐν σταδίῳ G4712 τρέχοντες πάντες μὲν τρέχουσιν εἷς δὲ λαμβάνει τὸ βραβεῖον οὕτως τρέχετε ἵνα καταλάβητε
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:20 - καὶ ἐπατήθη ληνὸς ἔξωθεν τῆς πόλεως καὶ ἐξῆλθεν αἷμα ἐκ τῆς ληνοῦ ἄχρι τῶν χαλινῶν τῶν ἵππων ἀπὸ σταδίων G4712 χιλίων ἑξακοσίων
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:16 - καὶ πόλις τετράγωνος κεῖται καὶ τὸ μῆκος αὐτῆς ὅσον καὶ τὸ πλάτος καὶ ἐμέτρησεν τὴν πόλιν τῷ καλάμῳ ἐπὶ σταδίων G4712 δώδεκα χιλιάδων τὸ μῆκος καὶ τὸ πλάτος καὶ τὸ ὕψος αὐτῆς ἴσα ἐστίν

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