G2476 – histemi – ἵστημι

Greek Lexicon Entry
Number: 2476 (Find “histemi” in Bible [New Testament])
Word: ἵστημι
Transliterated: histemi
Pronunciation: hee’-stay-mee
Part of Speech: verb
Short Definition: abide, appoint, bring, continue, covenant, establish, hold up, lay, present, set (up), stanch, stand
Usage Count: 155

Strong’s Greek Lexicon

a prolonged form of a primary σταω stao stah'-o (of the same meaning, and used for it in certain tenses); to stand (transitively or intransitively), used in various applications (literally or figuratively):—abide, appoint, bring, continue, covenant, establish, hold up, lay, present, set (up), stanch, stand (by, forth, still, up). Compare <5087>.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

1) to cause or make to stand, to place, put, set
1a) to bid to stand by, [set up]
1a1) in the presence of others, in the midst, before judges, before members of the Sanhedrin
1a2) to place
1b) to make firm, fix establish
1b1) to cause a person or a thing to keep his or its place
1b2) to stand, be kept intact (of family, a kingdom), to escape in safety
1b3) to establish a thing, cause it to stand
1b3a) to uphold or sustain the authority or force of anything
1c) to set or place in a balance
1c1) to weigh: money to one (because in very early times before the introduction of coinage, the metals used to be weighed)
2) to stand
2a) to stand by or near
2a1) to stop, stand still, to stand immovable, stand firm
2a1a) of the foundation of a building
2b) to stand
2b1) continue safe and sound, stand unharmed, to stand ready or prepared
2b2) to be of a steadfast mind
2b3) of quality, one who does not hesitate, does not waiver

Greek words that begin with:  alpha (Α/α), beta (Β/β), gamma (Γ/γ), delta (Δ/δ), epsilon (Ε/ε), zeta (Ζ/ζ), eta (Η/η), theta (Θ/θ), iota (Ι/ι), kappa (Κ/κ), lambda (Λ/λ), mu (Μ/μ), nu (Ν/ν), xi (Ξ/ξ), omicron (Ο/ο), pi (Π/π), rho (Ρ/ρ), sigma (Σ/σ), tau (Τ/τ), upsilon (Υ/υ), phi (Φ/φ), chi (Χ/χ), psi (Ψ/ψ), omega (Ω/ω)

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