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Lexicon :: Strong's G4750 - stoma

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stoma (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably strengthened from a presumed derivative of the base of τομός (G5114)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:692,1089

Strong’s Definitions

στόμα stóma, stom'-a; probably strengthened from a presumed derivative of the base of G5114; the mouth (as if a gash in the face); by implication, language (and its relations); figuratively, an opening (in the earth); specially, the front or edge (of a weapon):—edge, face, mouth.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 79x

The KJV translates Strong's G4750 in the following manner: mouth (73x), face (4x), edge (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 79x
The KJV translates Strong's G4750 in the following manner: mouth (73x), face (4x), edge (2x).
  1. the mouth, as part of the body: of man, of animals, of fish, etc.

    1. since thoughts of a man's soul find verbal utterance by his mouth, the "heart" or "soul" and the mouth are distinguished

  2. the edge of a sword

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
στόμα stóma, stom'-a; probably strengthened from a presumed derivative of the base of G5114; the mouth (as if a gash in the face); by implication, language (and its relations); figuratively, an opening (in the earth); specially, the front or edge (of a weapon):—edge, face, mouth.
στόμα, στόματος, τό (apparently equivalent to τομα, with sigma σ prefixed, from τέμνω, τετομα, therefore properly, 'cutting' (or 'cut'; so Etym. Magn. 728, 18; others, 'calling', etc.; but doubtful, cf. Curtius, § 226 b.; Vanicek, p. 1141 and references)); from Homer down; Hebrew פֶּה; the mouth;
1. properly, the mouth as a part of the body: of man, John 19:29; Acts 11:8; Revelation 1:16; Revelation 3:16, and often; of animals — as of a fish, Matthew 17:27; of a horse, James 3:3; Revelation 9:17; of a serpent, Revelation 12:15; Revelation 13:5; the jaws of a lion, 2 Timothy 4:17; Hebrews 11:33; Revelation 13:2. Since the thoughts of man's soul find verbal utterance by his mouth, καρδία (`the heart' or soul) and στόμα 'the mouth' are distinguished: Matthew 12:34; Matthew 15:8 Rec. from Isaiah 29:13; Romans 10:8, 10; in phrases chiefly of a Hebraistic character, the mouth (as the organ of speech) is mentioned in connection with words and speech, Matthew 21:16 (from Psalm 8:3), and words are said to proceed ἐκ τοῦ στόματος, Matthew 4:4 (from Deuteronomy 8:3); Luke 4:22; Ephesians 4:29; Colossians 3:8; James 3:10; τό στόμα λαλεῖ τί, Jude 1:16; on the Hebrew phrase ἀνοίγειν τό στόμα, see ἀνοίγω, p. 48{a} bottom ἄνοιξις τοῦ στοματου Ephesians 6:19; στόμα πρός στόμα λαλῆσαι (אֶל־פֶּה פֶּה דִּבֶּר, Numbers 12:8) literally, mouth (turned) to mouth (A. V. face to face), 2 John 1:12; 3 John 1:14, (τό στόμα πρός τό στόμα, of a kiss, Xenophon, mem. 2, 6, 32); God or the Holy Spirit is said to speak διά τοῦ στόματος τίνος (cf. Buttmann, 183 (159)), Luke 1:70; Acts 1:16; Acts 3:18, 21; Acts 4:25; or a person is said to hear a thing διά τοῦ στόματος, Acts 15:7; or ἀπό τοῦ στόματος τοῦ, from his own mouth, i. e. what he has just said, Luke 22:71; or ἐκ τοῦ στόματος, Acts 22:14; θρευσαι τί ἐκ τοῦ στόματος τοῦ, Luke 11:54; τό πνεῦμα τοῦ στόματος (the breath of his mouth, see πνεῦμα, 1 b.), 2 Thessalonians 2:8 (Psalm 32:6 (Ps. 33:6), cf. Isaiah 11:4); ῤομφαία τοῦ στοματου, a figure portraying the destructive power of the words of Christ the judge, Revelation 2:16; δόλος or ψεῦδος ἐν τῷ στόματι, 1 Peter 2:22 and Revelation 14:5 (from Isaiah 53:9); στόμα is put for 'statements', declarations, in Matthew 18:16 and 2 Corinthians 13:1 (Deuteronomy 19:15); Luke 19:22 (Ecclesiastes 8:2). διδόναι τίνι στόμα, apt forms of speech (as distinguished from the substance of speech, σοφία), Luke 21:15; στόμα for one who has begun (or is about) to speak, Romans 3:19 (Psalm 106:42 (Ps. 107:42); cf. πᾶν γόνυ and πᾶσα γλῶσσα, Philippians 2:10f, from Isaiah 45:23); metaphorically, the earth is said to open its mouth and καταπίνειν τί, Revelation 12:16.
2. Like Latin acies, στόμα μαχαίρας, the edge of the sword (פִּי־חֶרֶב, Genesis 34:26; (Joshua 19:48; Jeremiah 21:7, etc.); Judges 18:27, etc.; 2 Samuel 15:14 (but in the last two passages the Sept. render the Hebrew phrase by στόμα ῤομφαίας, which (together with στόμα ξίφους) is the more common translation; cf. Winers Grammar, 18, 30; Buttmann, 320 (274) n.)): Luke 21:24; Hebrews 11:34 (hence, δίστομος, which see; אָכַל of a sword, 2 Samuel 2:26; 2 Samuel 11:25).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

8:3; 19:15
2 Samuel
2:26; 11:25; 15:14
8:3; 32:6; 33:6; 106:42; 107:42
11:4; 29:13; 45:23; 53:9
4:4; 12:34; 15:8; 17:27; 18:16; 21:16
1:70; 4:22; 11:54; 19:22; 21:15; 21:24; 22:71
1:16; 3:18; 3:21; 4:25; 11:8; 15:7; 22:14
3:19; 10:8; 10:10
2 Corinthians
4:29; 6:19
2 Thessalonians
2 Timothy
11:33; 11:34
3:3; 3:10
1 Peter
2 John
3 John
1:16; 2:16; 3:16; 9:17; 12:15; 12:16; 13:2; 13:5; 14:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4750 matches the Greek στόμα (stoma),
which occurs 79 times in 72 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 4:4–Jas 3:10)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:4 - But He answered and said, “It is written, ‘MAN SHALL NOT LIVE ON BREAD ALONE, BUT ON EVERY WORD THAT PROCEEDS OUT OF THE MOUTH G4750 OF GOD.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:2 - And He opened His mouth G4750 and began to teach them, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:34 - “You brood of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak [fn]what is good? For the mouth G4750 speaks out of that which fills the heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:35 - so that what was spoken through the prophet might be fulfilled, saying,



Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:8 -



Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:11 - It is not what enters into the mouth G4750 that defiles the man, but what proceeds out of the mouth G4750, this defiles the man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:17 - “Do you not understand that everything that goes into the mouth G4750 passes into the stomach, and goes into the sewer?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:18 - “But the things that proceed out of the mouth G4750 come from the heart, and those defile the man.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:27 - “However, so that we do not [fn]offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up; and when you open its mouth G4750, you will find a [fn]stater. Take that and give it to them for Me and you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:16 - “But if he does not listen to you, take one or two more with you, so that BY THE MOUTH G4750 OF TWO OR THREE WITNESSES EVERY [fn]FACT MAY BE CONFIRMED.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:16 - and said to Him, “Do You hear what these children are saying?” And Jesus *said to them, “Yes; have you never read, ‘OUT OF THE MOUTH G4750 OF INFANTS AND NURSING BABIES YOU HAVE PREPARED PRAISE FOR YOURSELF’?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:64 - And at once his mouth G4750 was opened and his tongue loosed, and he began to speak, blessing God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:70 -

As He spoke by the mouth G4750 of His holy prophets from of old

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:22 - And all were [fn]speaking well of Him and marveling at the [fn]gracious words which were coming forth from His lips G4750, and they were saying, “Is this not Joseph’s son?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:45 - “The good man out of the good [fn]treasure of his heart brings forth what is good; and the evil man out of the evil treasure brings forth what is evil. For his mouth G4750 speaks from the abundance of his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:54 - plotting to catch [fn]Him in something He might say G4750.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:22 - “He *said to him, ‘From your own mouth G4750 I will judge you, you worthless slave. Did you know that I am a strict man, taking up what I did not lay down and reaping what I did not sow?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:15 - for I will give you a mouth G4750 and wisdom which none of your opponents will be able to resist or refute.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:24 - and they will fall by the edge G4750 of the sword, and will be led captive into all the nations, and Jerusalem will be trampled under foot by the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:71 - Then they said, “What further need do we have of testimony? For we have heard it ourselves from His own mouth G4750.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:29 - A jar full of sour wine was standing there; so they put a sponge full of the sour wine upon a branch of hyssop and brought it up to His mouth G4750.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:16 - “Men, brothers, the Scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit foretold by the mouth G4750 of David concerning Judas, who became a guide to those who arrested Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:18 - “But the things which God announced beforehand by the mouth G4750 of all the prophets, that His [fn]Christ would suffer, He has thus fulfilled.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:21 - whom heaven must receive until the [fn]period of restoration of all things about which God spoke by the mouth G4750 of His holy prophets from ancient time.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:25 - who by the Holy Spirit, through the mouth G4750 of our father David Your servant, said,



Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:32 - Now the passage of Scripture which he was reading was this:




Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:35 - Then Philip opened his mouth G4750, and beginning from this Scripture he proclaimed the good news about Jesus to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:34 -

And opening his mouth G4750, Peter said:

“I most truly comprehend now that God is not one to show partiality,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:8 - “But I said, ‘By no means, Lord, for nothing defiled or unclean has ever entered my mouth G4750.’
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:7 - And after there had been much debate, Peter stood up and said to them, “Brothers, you know that [fn]in the early days God made a choice among you, that by my mouth G4750 the Gentiles would hear the word of the gospel and believe.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:14 - But when Paul was about to open his mouth G4750, Gallio said to the Jews, “If it were a wrongdoing or vicious crime, O Jews, it would be reasonable for me to put up with you;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:14 - “And he said, ‘The God of our fathers has appointed you to know His will and to see the Righteous One and to hear a [fn]voice from His mouth G4750.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:2 - And the high priest Ananias commanded those standing beside him to strike him on the mouth G4750.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 3:14 -


Unchecked Copy BoxRom 3:19 -

Now we know that whatever the Law says, it speaks to those who are in the Law, so that every mouth G4750 may be shut and all the world may become accountable to God;

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 10:8 - But what does it say? “THE WORD IS NEAR YOU, IN YOUR MOUTH G4750 AND IN YOUR HEART”—that is, the word of faith which we are preaching,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 10:9 - [fn]that if you confess with your mouth G4750 Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 10:10 - for with the heart a person believes, [fn]leading to righteousness, and with the mouth G4750 he confesses, [fn]leading to salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:6 - so that with one accord you may with one [fn]voice G4750 glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:11 -

Our mouth G4750 [fn]has spoken freely to you, O Corinthians, our heart is opened wide.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 13:1 -

This is the third time I am coming to you. BY THE MOUTH G4750 OF TWO OR THREE WITNESSES EVERY [fn]MATTER SHALL BE CONFIRMED.

Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:29 - Let no [fn]unwholesome word proceed from your mouth G4750, but only such a word as is good for building up [fn]what is needed, so that it will give grace to those who hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:19 - as well as on my behalf, that [fn]words may be given to me in the opening of my mouth G4750, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:8 - But now you also, lay them all aside: wrath, anger, malice, slander, and abusive speech from your mouth G4750.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 2:8 - And then that lawless one will be revealed—whom the Lord [fn]Jesus WILL SLAY WITH THE BREATH OF HIS MOUTH G4750 and bring to an end by the appearance of His [fn]coming
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 4:17 - But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the preaching might be fulfilled, and that all the Gentiles might hear. And I was rescued out of the lion’s mouth G4750.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:33 - who through faith conquered kingdoms, performed righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths G4750 of lions,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:34 - quenched the power of fire, escaped the edge G4750 of the sword, were made strong from weakness, became mighty in war, put foreign armies to flight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:3 - Now if we put the bits into the horses’ mouths G4750 so that they will obey us, we direct their entire body as well.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:10 - From the same mouth G4750 come blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so.

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