1430. dóma
Strong's Concordance
dóma: a house, a housetop
Original Word: δῶμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: dóma
Phonetic Spelling: (do'-mah)
Short Definition: the top of the house
Definition: the roof (of a house), the top of the house.
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1430 dṓma (from demō, "to build a house") – the roof-area of a flat-roof house. Flat housetops were ideal on hot summer nights for sleeping and passing on information "from one housetop to another."

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from demó (to build)
Definition
a house, a housetop
NASB Translation
housetop (4), housetops (2), roof (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1430: δῶμα

δῶμα, δώματος, τό (δέμω, to build);

1. a building, house, (Homer and following).

2. a part of a building, dining-room, hall, (Homer and following).

3. in the Script. equivalent to γααγ house-top, roof (Winer's Grammar, 23): Matthew 24:17; Mark 13:15; Luke 5:19; Luke 17:31. The house-tops of the Orientals were (and still are) level, and were frequented not only for walking but also for meditation and prayer: Acts 10:3; hence, ἐπί δωμάτων, on the house-tops, i. e. in public: Matthew 10:27; Luke 12:3; ἐπί τό δῶμα ... κατ' ὀφθαλμούς παντός Ἰσραήλ, 2 Samuel 16:22.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
housetop.

From demo (to build); properly, an edifice, i.e. (specially) a roof -- housetop.

Forms and Transliterations
δωμα δώμα δῶμα δώματα δώματι δώματί δωματος δώματος δωματων δωμάτων doma dôma dōma dō̂ma domaton domáton dōmatōn dōmátōn domatos dōmatos dṓmatos
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7 Occurrences


δῶμα — 2 Occ.
δωμάτων — 2 Occ.
δώματος — 3 Occ.

Matthew 10:27 N-GNP
GRK: ἐπὶ τῶν δωμάτων
NAS: proclaim upon the housetops.
KJV: [that] preach ye upon the housetops.
INT: upon the housetops

Matthew 24:17 N-GNS
GRK: ἐπὶ τοῦ δώματος μὴ καταβάτω
NAS: Whoever is on the housetop must not go down
KJV: Let him which is on the housetop not
INT: on the housetop not let him come down

Mark 13:15 N-GNS
GRK: ἐπὶ τοῦ δώματος μὴ καταβάτω
NAS: who is on the housetop must not go down,
KJV: that is on the housetop not
INT: upon the housetop not let him come down

Luke 5:19 N-ANS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὸ δῶμα διὰ τῶν
NAS: they went up on the roof and let him down
KJV: upon the housetop, and let
INT: on the housetop through the

Luke 12:3 N-GNP
GRK: ἐπὶ τῶν δωμάτων
NAS: will be proclaimed upon the housetops.
KJV: upon the housetops.
INT: upon the housetops

Luke 17:31 N-GNS
GRK: ἐπὶ τοῦ δώματος καὶ τὰ
NAS: the one who is on the housetop and whose
KJV: shall be upon the housetop, and his
INT: on the housetop and the

Acts 10:9 N-ANS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὸ δῶμα προσεύξασθαι περὶ
NAS: went up on the housetop about
KJV: upon the housetop to pray
INT: on the housetop to pray about

7 Occurrences

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