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Lexicon :: Strong's G4723 - steira

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steira (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A contraction from στερεός (G4731) (as stiff and unnatural)
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Strong’s Definitions

στείρος steíros, sti'-ros; a contraction from G4731 (as stiff and unnatural); "sterile":—barren.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G4723 in the following manner: barren (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G4723 in the following manner: barren (4x).
  1. hard, stiff

    1. of men and animals

  2. barren

    1. of woman who does not conceive

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
στείρος steíros, sti'-ros; a contraction from G4731 (as stiff and unnatural); "sterile":—barren.
STRONGS NT 4723: στεῖρος
στεῖρος, στεῖρα, στειρον (equivalent to στερρός, στερεός which see; whence German starr, Latinsterilis), hard, stiff; of men and animals, barren: of a woman who does not conceive, Luke 1:7, 36; Luke 23:29; Galatians 4:27. (Homer, Theocritus, the Orphica, Anthol.; the Sept. for עָקָר עֲקָרָה.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:7; 1:36; 23:29

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4723 matches the Greek στεῖρα (steira),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:30 - καὶ ἦν Σαρα στεῗρα G4723 καὶ οὐκ ἐτεκνοποίει
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:21 - ἐδεῗτο δὲ Ισαακ κυρίου περὶ Ρεβεκκας τῆς γυναικὸς αὐτοῦ ὅτι στεῗρα G4723 ἦν ἐπήκουσεν δὲ αὐτοῦ θεός καὶ ἔλαβεν ἐν γαστρὶ Ρεβεκκα γυνὴ αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:31 - ἰδὼν δὲ κύριος ὅτι μισεῗται Λεια ἤνοιξεν τὴν μήτραν αὐτῆς Ραχηλ δὲ ἦν στεῗρα G4723
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:26 - οὐκ ἔσται ἄγονος οὐδὲ στεῗρα G4723 ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς σου τὸν ἀριθμὸν τῶν ἡμερῶν σου ἀναπληρώσω
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:14 - εὐλογητὸς ἔσῃ παρὰ πάντα τὰ ἔθνη οὐκ ἔσται ἐν ὑμῗν ἄγονος οὐδὲ στεῗρα G4723 καὶ ἐν τοῗς κτήνεσίν σου
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:2 - καὶ ἐγένετο ἀνὴρ ἐκ Σαραα ἐκ τῆς φυλῆς τοῦ Δαν καὶ ὄνομα αὐτῷ Μανωε καὶ γυνὴ αὐτοῦ στεῗρα G4723 καὶ οὐκ ἔτικτεν
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:3 - καὶ ὤφθη ἄγγελος κυρίου πρὸς τὴν γυναῗκα καὶ εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτήν ἰδοὺ δὴ σὺ στεῗρα G4723 καὶ οὐ τέτοκας καὶ ἐν γαστρὶ ἕξεις καὶ τέξῃ υἱόν
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:5 - πλήρεις ἄρτων ἠλαττώθησαν καὶ οἱ πεινῶντες παρῆκαν γῆν ὅτι στεῗρα G4723 ἔτεκεν ἑπτά καὶ πολλὴ ἐν τέκνοις ἠσθένησεν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:21 - στεῗραν G4723 γὰρ οὐκ εὖ ἐποίησεν καὶ γύναιον οὐκ ἠλέησεν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 113:9 - (LXX 112:9) κατοικίζων στεῗραν G4723 ἐν οἴκῳ μητέρα τέκνων εὐφραινομένην
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:1 - εὐφράνθητι στεῗρα G4723 οὐ τίκτουσα ῥῆξον καὶ βόησον οὐκ ὠδίνουσα ὅτι πολλὰ τὰ τέκνα τῆς ἐρήμου μᾶλλον τῆς ἐχούσης τὸν ἄνδρα εἶπεν γὰρ κύριος
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:9 - ἐγὼ δὲ ἔδωκα τὴν προσδοκίαν ταύτην καὶ οὐκ ἐμνήσθης μου εἶπεν κύριος οὐκ ἰδοὺ ἐγὼ γεννῶσαν καὶ στεῗραν G4723 ἐποίησα εἶπεν θεός

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