4976. schéma
Strong's Concordance
schéma: figure, shape
Original Word: σχῆμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: schéma
Phonetic Spelling: (skhay'-mah)
Short Definition: fashion, habit, form, appearance
Definition: fashion, habit, form, appearance.
HELPS Word-studies

4976 sxma – properly, exterior shape (form); (figuratively) the outer "shape" (manner, appearance).

4976/sxēma ("outward, visible form") is used of Jesus' earthly body (Phil 2:7,8). Christ incarnated into a genuine physical body, which was not an "exact match with typical humanity" because His body was never touched or tainted by sin (even original sin).

[2 Cor 5:21: "He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him" (NASU).]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from echó
Definition
figure, shape
NASB Translation
appearance (1), form (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4976: σχῆμα

σχῆμα, σχηματος, τό (ἔχω, σχεῖν), from Aeschylus down, Latinhabitus (cf. English haviour (from have)), A. V. fashion, Vulg.figura (but in Phil.habitus) (tacitly opposed to the material or substance): τοῦ κόσμου τούτου, 1 Corinthians 7:31; the habitus, as comprising everything in a person which strikes the senses, the figure, bearing, discourse, actions, manner of life, etc., Philippians 2:7(8). (Synonym: see μορφή at the end, and Schmidt, chapter 182, 5.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
outward appearance, form, shape

From the alternate of echo; a figure (as a mode or circumstance), i.e. (by implication) external condition -- fashion.

see GREEK echo

Forms and Transliterations
σχημα σχήμα σχῆμα σχηματι σχήματι σχίδακας σχίζα σχίζαις σχίζαν σχίζας schema schêma schēma schē̂ma schemati schēmati schḗmati
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Strong's Greek 4976
2 Occurrences


σχῆμα — 1 Occ.
σχήματι — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 7:31 N-NNS
GRK: γὰρ τὸ σχῆμα τοῦ κόσμου
NAS: they did not make full use of it; for the form of this
KJV: [it]: for the fashion of this
INT: indeed the present form the world

Philippians 2:8 N-DNS
GRK: καὶ σχήματι εὑρεθεὶς ὡς
INT: and in figure having been found as

2 Occurrences

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