4693. spélaion
Strong's Concordance
spélaion: a cave
Original Word: σπήλαιον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: spélaion
Phonetic Spelling: (spay'-lah-yon)
Short Definition: a cave, den
Definition: a cave, den, hideout.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from speos (a cave)
Definition
a cave
NASB Translation
cave (1), caves (2), den (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4693: σπήλαιον

σπήλαιον, σπηλαίου, τό (σπέος (cavern; cf. Curtius, § 111)), a cave (den): Matthew 21:13; Mark 11:17; Luke 19:46; John 11:38; Hebrews 11:38; Revelation 6:15. (Plato, Plutarch, Lucian, Aelian, others; the Sept. for מְעָרָה.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
cave, den.

Neuter of a presumed derivative of speos (a grotto); a cavern; by implication, a hiding-place or resort -- cave, den.

Forms and Transliterations
σπηλαια σπήλαια σπηλαιοις σπηλαίοις σπηλαιον σπήλαιον σπηλαίου σπηλαίω σπιθα΄μης σπιθαμή σπιθαμής spelaia spēlaia spḗlaia spelaiois spelaíois spēlaiois spēlaíois spelaion spēlaion spḗlaion
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Strong's Greek 4693
6 Occurrences


σπήλαια — 1 Occ.
σπηλαίοις — 1 Occ.
σπήλαιον — 4 Occ.

Matthew 21:13 N-ANS
GRK: αὐτὸν ποιεῖτε σπήλαιον λῃστῶν
NAS: but you are making it a ROBBERS' DEN.
KJV: have made it a den of thieves.
INT: it have made a den of robbers

Mark 11:17 N-ANS
GRK: πεποιήκατε αὐτὸν σπήλαιον λῃστῶν
NAS: But you have made it a ROBBERS' DEN.
KJV: have made it a den of thieves.
INT: made it a den of robbers

Luke 19:46 N-ANS
GRK: αὐτὸν ἐποιήσατε σπήλαιον λῃστῶν
NAS: but you have made it a ROBBERS' DEN.
KJV: have made it a den of thieves.
INT: it have made a den of robbers

John 11:38 N-NNS
GRK: ἦν δὲ σπήλαιον καὶ λίθος
NAS: Now it was a cave, and a stone
KJV: It was a cave, and a stone
INT: it was moreover a cave and a stone

Hebrews 11:38 N-DNP
GRK: ὄρεσιν καὶ σπηλαίοις καὶ ταῖς
NAS: and mountains and caves and holes
KJV: and [in] dens and
INT: in mountains and in caves and in the

Revelation 6:15 N-ANP
GRK: εἰς τὰ σπήλαια καὶ εἰς
NAS: themselves in the caves and among
KJV: themselves in the dens and in
INT: in the caves and in

6 Occurrences

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