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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4750 - στόμα

Transliteration
stóma
Phonetics
stom'-a
Origin
probably strengthened from a presumed derivative of the base of (G5114)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
7:692,1089
Definition
Thayer's
  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
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1697 ‑ דָּבָר (daw‑bawr');  6310 ‑ פֶּה (peh);  6433 ‑ פֻּם (poom);  8193 ‑ שֶׂפֶת (saw‑faw', sef‑eth');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (79)
Matthew
12
Luke
9
John
1
Acts
12
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
2
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
2 John
2
3 John
2
Jude
1
Revelation
22
NAS (76)
Matthew
11
Luke
8
John
1
Acts
12
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
2
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
2 John
2
3 John
2
Revelation
22
HCS (75)
Matthew
11
Luke
9
John
1
Acts
10
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
1
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
2 John
2
3 John
2
Jude
1
Revelation
22
BSB (78)
Matthew
11
Luke
9
John
1
Acts
12
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
2
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
2 John
2
3 John
2
Jude
1
Revelation
22
ESV (69)
Matthew
9
Luke
9
John
1
Acts
11
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
1
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
Revelation
22
WEB (81)
Matthew
13
Luke
9
John
1
Acts
12
Romans
6
2 Corinthians
2
Ephesians
2
Colossians
1
2 Thessalonians
1
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
James
2
1 Peter
1
2 John
2
3 John
2
Jude
1
Revelation
23
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

στόμα, τό, Aeol. στύμα Theoc. 29.25; gen. στόματος, but στομάτοιο Hymn.Mag. 2(2).10,28: mouth, Il. 14.467, etc.; σύν τε στόμ' ἐρεῖσαι Od. 11.426; ἱμείρων γλυκεροῦ ς . Sol. 25; of animals, Hes. Sc. 146, 389, S. Ph. 1156 (lyr.), etc.: pl. is sts. used for sg., ἀμφιπίπτων στόμασιν, of kissing, Id. Tr. 938, cf. E. Alc. 403 (lyr.), and freq. in later Poets, A.R. 4.1607, Nic. Al. 210, 240, etc.: metaph., πτολέμοιο, ὑσμίνης στόμα, the very jaws of the battle, as of a devouring monster, Il. 10.8, 20.359 (but cf. infr. 111.1 ).

2. esp. the mouth as the organ of speech, δέκα μὲν γλῶσσαι, δέκα δὲ στόματ' 2.489, cf. Thgn. 18; βραχύ μοι ς. πάντ' ἀνᾱγήσασθαι Pi. N. 10.19; freq. in Trag., ς. τὸ Δῖον the mouth of Zeus, A. Pr. 1032; τὸ Φοίβου θεῖον ἀψευδὲς ς . Id. Fr. 350.5, cf. S. OC 603; τοῦ στόματος τὸ στρογγύλον Ar. Fr. 471; Μοισᾶν καπυρὸν ς . their mouthpiece, organ, Theoc. 7.37, cf. Mosch. 3.72; Πιερίδων τὸ σοφὸν ς ., of Homer, Revelation 7:4 (Paul. Sil.), cf. 7.6 (Antip. Sid.), 7.75 (Antip.), 9.184; τὸ μισόχρηστον ς. τῆς κωμῳδίας Phld. Piet. p.93G.; speech, utterance, S. OT 426, 706, OC 132 (lyr.), etc.; εἰς τόδ' ἐξελθόντος ἀνόσιον ς . ib. 981; κἂν καλὸν φορῇ ς . Id. Fr. 930; τὸ σὸν . . ς. ἐλεινόν Id. OT 671; διδόναι ς. καὶ σοφίαν Ev.Luke 21:15 : in pl. of a single speaker, S. OT 1220 (lyr.): special phrases: οἴγειν ς . A. Pr. 611; τοὐμὸν οὐ λύω ς . E. Hipp. 1060, cf. Isoc. 12.96; διᾶραι τὸ ς . D. 19.112; κοίμησον ς . keep silence, A. Ag. 1247; δάκνειν ς ., i.e. to keep a stern silence (cf. ὀδάξ ), Id. Fr. 397; ἴσχε δακὼν ς. σόν S. Tr. 977 (anap.); ὀδόντι πρῖε τὸ ς . Id. Fr. 897; so κλῄσας ς . E. Ph. 865; οὐκ ἐφέξετε ς .; Id. Hec. 1283; σῖγ' ἕξομεν ς . Id. Hipp. 660; εὖ ἔχειν ς.,= εὐφημεῖν, Eup. 381; συγκλῄειν ς . Ar. Th. 40 (anap.): of style, τὸ Λυσιακὸν ς . D.H. Lys. 12 .

3. with Preps., ἀνὰ στόμα ἔχειν have always in one's mouth, whether for good or ill, E. El. 80; ἀνὰ ς. καὶ διὰ γλώσσης ἔχειν Id. Andr. 95 . ἀπὸ στόματος εἰπεῖν speak from memory (cf. ἀπὸ γλώσσης ), Pl. Tht. 142d, X. Mem. 3.6.9, Philem. 48, Plu. Song of Solomon 8:1-14, etc. διὰ στόμα λέγειν A. Th. 579, cf. E. Or. 103 (so κατὰ τὸ ς. ᾄδειν Ar. Nu. 158 ); διὰ στόμα ἔχειν Id. Lys. 855; οἶκτος οὔτις ἦν διὰ στόμα A. Th. 51; πᾶσι διὰ στόματος 'tis the common talk, Theoc. 12.21 . ἐν στόμασι εἶχον Hdt. 3.157, 6.136; πολλῶν κείμενος ἐν στόμασιν Thgn. 240; ἐν τῷ ς. λέγειν Ar. Ach. 198 . ἐξ ἑνὸς ς. with one voice, Id. Eq. 670 . Pl. R. 364a, PGiss. 36.13 (ii B.C.), Gal. 15.763; so ὡς ἀφ' ἑνὸς ς . AP 11.159 ( Lucill. ). ἐπὶ στόμα on one's face, face-foremost, ἐξεκυλίσθη πρηνὴς . . ἐπὶ ς . Il. 6.43, cf. 16.410; ὡς κύων ἐπὶ ς. κείμενος Archil. Supp. 2.9; ὗς ἔκειτ' ἐπὶ ς . Men. 21; ἐπὶ ς. κεῖται lies prone, of the right ventricle, Hp. Cord. 4; ἐπὶ ς .,= pronus, Gloss.; ἐπὶ ς. πεσόντα Plu. Art. 29; ἐπὶ ς. φερόμενον ἐν πᾶσι Timae. ap. Plb. 12.8.4; also ὅ τι νῦν ἦλθ' ἐπὶ ς . whatever came uppermost, A. Fr. 351; ἐπὶ στόματος Φαραώ by the command of P., LXX 2 Kings 23:35 . κατὰ στόμα face to face, Hdt. 8.11, E. Heracl. 801, Rh. 409, X. An. 5.2.26; οἱ κατὰ ς. θεοί (cf. ἀντήλιοι ) E. Fr. 781.33; κατὰ ς. τινός confronted with him, Pl. Lg. 855d; στόμα κατὰ στόμα λαλήσω αὐτῷ LXX Numbers 12:8; στόμα πρὸς στόμα John 11:44, PMag.Berol. 1.39.

II mouth of a river, Il. 12.24, Od. 5.441, A. Pr. 847, Hdt. 2.17, etc.; so ἠϊόνος ς. μακρόν the wide mouth of the bay, Il. 14.36, cf. Od. 10.90; ς. τοῦ Πόντου Th. 4.75; κόλπου ib. 49; τὸ ς. τῆς ἐσβολῆς Ar. Ec. 1107; τὸ ἄνω ς. [τῆς διώρυχος ] the width of the trench at top, Hdt. 7.23 (but τὰ ς. τ. δ . mouths, ib. 37 ).

2. any outlet or entrance, ἀργαλέον ς. λαύρης Od. 22.137; ς. τῆς ἀγυιᾶς X. Cyr. 2.4.4; ς. φρέατος Id. An. 4.5.25; καδίσκου Ar. Fr. 581, cf. AP 6.251 ( Phil. ); χθόνιον Ἄιδα ς . Pi. P. 4.44; τὰ τῶν διεξόδων ς . Pl. Phdr. 251d; ἑπτάπυλον ς . the seven gates of Thebes, S. Ant. 119 (lyr.): Medic., τῶν μητρέων, τῶν ὑστερέων,= os uteri (not distinguished from the cervix ), Hp. Mul. 1.36, Aph. 5.46; τῆς κοιλίας Arist. APo. 94b15, Sor. 1.50; γαστρός Nic. Al. 20, Gal. 5.274; [ ἕλκους ] Arist. Pr. 863a11 .

III foremost part, face, front: 1 of weapons, point, κατὰ στόμα εἱμένα χαλκῷ Il. 15.389; [ ὁ κριὸς] ἔχει ς. σιδηροῦν Ath. Mech. 24.2; τὸ ς. τῆς αἰχμῆς Philostr. Her. 19.4; edge of a sword, μαχαίρας Ascl. Tact. 3.5, Ev.Luke 21:24, etc.: metaph., ἐθηλύνθην ς . S. Aj. 651 . the front ranks of the battle, the front, ἀπὸ στόματος (opp. ἀπὸ τῆς οὐρᾶς ) X. An. 3.4.42, cf. HG 4.3.4; τὸ ς. τοῦ πλαισίου Id. An. 3.4.43, cf. 5.4.22, Plb. 10.12.7 (so perh. ς. πολέμοιο, ὑσμίνης in Hom., v. supr. 1.1 ). τὸ τῶν λοχαγῶν τάγμα ς. καλεῖται Ascl. Tact. 2.5 .

2. ἄκρον ς. πύργων the edge or top of the towers, E. Ph. 1166; πρὸς τῷ ς. τοῦ βίου at the very verge of life, X. Ages. 11.15 .

3. = ὀμφαλός 111.3, Ael. Tact. 7.3 . (Cf. Avest. staman-, m. 'mouth (of dog)', Welsh safn 'mouth'.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

στόμα , -τος , τό ,

[in LXX chiefly for H6433;]

the mouth: of man, Matthew 15:11, John 19:29, Acts 11:8, al.; of animals, Matthew 17:27, 2 Timothy 4:17 (fig.), Hebrews 11:33, James 3:3, al.; fig., of inanimate things (ποταμοῦ , Hom.), ἤνοιξεν ἡ γῆ τὸ σ ., Revelation 12:16; σ . μαχαίρας (Heb. H2719־ H6310, Genesis 34:26 al.), the edge of the sword, Luke 21:24, Hebrews 11:34; esp. of the mouth as the organ of speech: opp. to καρδία , Matthew 12:34, Romans 10:8; Romans 10:10; in various phrases (some cl., some resembling Hebrew; cf. Bl., § 40, 9): ἀνοίγειν τ . σ . (see ἀνοίγω ); σ . πρὸς σ . (H6310־ H413 H6310 Numbers 12:8; = cl., κατὰ σ ., Hdt., al.), face to face, 2 John 1:12, 3 John 1:14; διὰ τοῦ σ . (of the Holy Spirit), Luke 1:70, Acts 1:16, al.; ἀπὸ (ἐκ ) τοῦ σ . (cf. ἀπὸ σ . εἰπεῖν , Plat., al.), of speaking by word of mouth, Luke 22:71, Acts 22:14; δόλος (ψεῦδος ) ἐν τ . σ ., 1 Peter 2:22, Revelation 14:5 (LXX); metaph., ἡ ῥομφαία τοῦ σ ., Revelation 2:16. By meton., for speech (Soph.): Matthew 18:16 (LXX), Luke 19:22; Luke 21:15, 2 Corinthians 13:1.


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";fellow-elder"; (1 Peter 5:1) : cf. OGIS 339.11 (c. B.C. 120) πάντα τὰ συνφέροντα κατηργάσατο μετὰ τῶν συνπρεσβευτῶν τῶι δήμωι.

 

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στομα στόμα στόμασι στοματα στόματα στοματι στόματι στόματί στοματος στόματος στόματός στοματων στομάτων stoma stóma stomata stómata stomati stómati stómatí stomaton stomatōn stomáton stomátōn stomatos stómatos stómatós
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