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Lexicon :: Strong's G5038 - teichos

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teichos (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Akin to the base of τίκτω (G5088)
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Strong’s Definitions

τεῖχος teîchos, ti'-khos; akin to the base of G5088; a wall (as formative of a house):—wall.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's G5038 in the following manner: wall (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's G5038 in the following manner: wall (9x).
  1. the wall around a city, town wall

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
τεῖχος teîchos, ti'-khos; akin to the base of G5088; a wall (as formative of a house):—wall.
STRONGS NT 5038: τεῖχος
τεῖχος, τείχους, τό (cf. θιγγάνω; allied with it are English 'dike' and 'ditch'), from Homer down, the Sept. very frequent for חומָה, 'wall'; the wall round a city, town-wall: Acts 9:25; 2 Corinthians 11:33; Hebrews 11:30; Revelation 21:12, 14f, 17-19.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Corinthians
21; 21:12; 21:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5038 matches the Greek τεῖχος (teichos),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:25 - but his disciples took him at night and let him down through an opening in the wall G5038, lowering him in a large basket.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:33 - and I was let down in a basket through a window [fn]in the wall G5038, and so escaped his hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:30 - By faith the walls G5038 of Jericho fell down [fn]after the Israelites had marched around them for seven days.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:12 - [fn]It had a great and high wall G5038, [fn]with twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels; and names were written on the gates, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:14 - And the wall G5038 of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them were the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:15 - The one who spoke with me had a [fn]gold measuring rod to measure the city, its gates, and its wall G5038.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:17 - And he measured its wall G5038, [fn]144 cubits, by human [fn]measurements, which are also angelic measurements.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:18 - The material of the wall G5038 was jasper; and the city was pure gold, like [fn]clear glass.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:19 - The foundation stones of the city wall G5038 were decorated with every kind of precious stone. The first foundation stone was jasper; the second, sapphire; the third, chalcedony; the fourth, emerald;

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