4731. stereos
Strong's Concordance
stereos: hard, firm
Original Word: στερεός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: stereos
Phonetic Spelling: (ster-eh-os')
Short Definition: solid, firm, steadfast
Definition: solid, firm, steadfast.
HELPS Word-studies

4731 stereós – (an adjective) properly, solid (firm); referring to what is immoveable (will not budge); stable (not changeable), standing fast without buckling or giving way (steadfast).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
Definition
hard, firm
NASB Translation
firm (2), solid (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4731: στερεός

στερεός, στερεά, στερεόν (Vanicek, p. 1131; Curtius, § 222), from Homer down, firm, solid, compact, hard, rigid: λίθος, Homer Odyssey 19, 494; strong, firm, immovable, θεμέλιος, 2 Timothy 2:19; τροφή, solid food, Hebrews 5:12, 14; στερεωτερα τροφή, Diodorus 2, 4; Epictetus diss. 2, 16, 39; tropically, in a bad sense, cruel, stiff, stubborn, hard; often so in Greek writings from Homer down: κραδιη στερεωτερη λιθοιο, Odyssey 23, 103; in a good sense, firm, steadfast: τῇ πίστει, as respects faith, firm of faith (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 31, 6 a.), 1 Peter 5:9 (see στερεόω, at the end).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
hard, strong, sure.

From histemi; stiff, i.e. Solid, stable (literally or figuratively) -- stedfast, strong, sure.

see GREEK histemi

Forms and Transliterations
στερεα στερεά στερεὰ στερεάν στερεας στερεάς στερεᾶς στερεοι στερεοί στερεοὶ στερεος στερεός στερεὸς στερεωτέρων sterea stereà stereas stereâs stereoi stereoì stereos stereòs
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Strong's Greek 4731
4 Occurrences


στερεὰ — 1 Occ.
στερεᾶς — 1 Occ.
στερεοὶ — 1 Occ.
στερεὸς — 1 Occ.

2 Timothy 2:19 Adj-NMS
GRK: ὁ μέντοι στερεὸς θεμέλιος τοῦ
NAS: Nevertheless, the firm foundation
KJV: of God standeth sure, having this
INT: Nevertheless [the] firm foundation of

Hebrews 5:12 Adj-GFS
GRK: καὶ οὐ στερεᾶς τροφῆς
NAS: to need milk and not solid food.
KJV: and not of strong meat.
INT: though not of solid food

Hebrews 5:14 Adj-NFS
GRK: ἐστιν ἡ στερεὰ τροφή τῶν
NAS: But solid food is for the mature,
KJV: But strong meat
INT: is solid food who

1 Peter 5:9 Adj-NFP
GRK: ᾧ ἀντίστητε στερεοὶ τῇ πίστει
NAS: But resist him, firm in [your] faith,
KJV: resist stedfast in the faith,
INT: Whom resist firm in faith

4 Occurrences

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