4728. stenos
Strong's Concordance
stenos: narrow
Original Word: στενός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: stenos
Phonetic Spelling: (sten-os')
Short Definition: narrow
Definition: narrow, strait.
HELPS Word-studies

4728 stenós – properly, narrow; (figuratively) the closely-defined path God ordains to travel on to gain His approval (used three times in the NT).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
Definition
narrow
NASB Translation
narrow (2), small (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4728: στενός

στενός, στενή, στενόν, from Aeschylus and Herodotus down, the Sept. for צַר, narrow, strait: πύλη, Matthew 7:13 (14 (here L Tr brackets πύλη)); Luke 13:24.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
narrow, strait.

Probably from the base of histemi; narrow (from obstacles standing close about) -- strait.

see GREEK histemi

Forms and Transliterations
στενά στενη στενή στενὴ στενήν στενης στενής στενῆς στενοίς στενόν στενός στενώ stene stenē stenḕ stenes stenês stenēs stenē̂s
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Strong's Greek 4728
3 Occurrences


στενὴ — 1 Occ.
στενῆς — 2 Occ.

Matthew 7:13 Adj-GFS
GRK: διὰ τῆς στενῆς πύλης ὅτι
NAS: through the narrow gate; for the gate
KJV: Enter ye in at the strait gate: for
INT: through the narrow gate for

Matthew 7:14 Adj-NFS
GRK: τί στενὴ ἡ πύλη
NAS: For the gate is small and the way
KJV: Because strait [is] the gate, and
INT: for small [is] the gate

Luke 13:24 Adj-GFS
GRK: διὰ τῆς στενῆς θύρας ὅτι
NAS: through the narrow door;
KJV: to enter in at the strait gate: for
INT: through the narrow door for

3 Occurrences

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