2845. koité
Strong's Concordance
koité: a bed
Original Word: κοίτη, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: koité
Phonetic Spelling: (koy'-tay)
Short Definition: a bed, marriage bed
Definition: (a) a bed, (b) a marriage bed; plur: repeated (immoral) sexual intercourse.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from keimai
Definition
a bed
NASB Translation
bed (2), conceived* (1), sexual promiscuity (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2845: κοίτη

κοίτη, κοίτης, (ΚΑΩ, ΚΑΙΩ, κεῖμαι akin to κοιμάω); from Homer, Odyssey 19, 341 down; the Sept. chiefly for מִשְׁכָּב, also for שְׁכָבָה etc.;

a. a place for lying down, resting, sleeping in; a bed, couch: εἰς τήν κοίτην (see εἰμί, V. 2 a.) εἰσιν, Luke 11:7.

b. specifically, the marriage-bed, as in the Tragg.: τήν κοίτην μιαίνειν, of adultery (Josephus, Antiquities 2, 4, 5; Plutarch, de fluv. 8, 3), Hebrews 13:4.

c. cohabitation, whether lawful or unlawful (Leviticus 15:4f, 21-25, etc.; Wis. 3:13, 16; Euripides, Med. 152; Alc. 249): plural sexual intercourse (see περιπατέω, b. α.), Romans 13:13 (A. V. chambering); by metonymy, of the cause for the effect we have the peculiar expression κοίτην ἔχειν ἐκ τίνος, to have conceived by a man, Romans 9:10; κοίτη σπέρματος, Leviticus 15:16; Leviticus 22:4; Leviticus 18:20, 23 (here κοίτη εἰς σπερματισμόν); on these phrases cf. Fritzsche, Commentary on Romans 2, p. 291f.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
bed, chambering, cohabitation

From keimai; a couch; by extension, cohabitation; by implication, the male sperm -- bed, chambering, X conceive.

see GREEK keimai

Forms and Transliterations
κοιταις κοίταις κοίτας κοιτη κοίτη κοιτην κοίτην κοίτης κοιτών koitais koítais koite koitē koíte koítē koiten koitēn koíten koítēn
Links
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 2845
4 Occurrences


κοίταις — 1 Occ.
κοίτη — 1 Occ.
κοίτην — 2 Occ.

Luke 11:7 N-AFS
GRK: εἰς τὴν κοίτην εἰσίν οὐ
NAS: and my children and I are in bed; I cannot
KJV: me in bed; I cannot rise
INT: in the bed are not

Romans 9:10 N-AFS
GRK: ἐξ ἑνὸς κοίτην ἔχουσα Ἰσαὰκ
NAS: also, when she had conceived [twins] by one man,
KJV: also had conceived by
INT: by one conception having Issac

Romans 13:13 N-DFP
GRK: μέθαις μὴ κοίταις καὶ ἀσελγείαις
NAS: and drunkenness, not in sexual promiscuity and sensuality,
KJV: not in chambering and
INT: drinking not in sexual immorality and sensuality

Hebrews 13:4 N-NFS
GRK: καὶ ἡ κοίτη ἀμίαντος πόρνους
NAS: all, and the [marriage] bed [is to be] undefiled;
KJV: all, and the bed undefiled: but
INT: and the bed [be] undefiled the sexually immoral

4 Occurrences

2844
Top of Page
Top of Page