schéma: figure, shapeOriginal Word: σχῆμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Phonetic Spelling: (skhay'-mah)
Short Definition: fashion, habit, form, appearance
Definition: fashion, habit, form, appearance.
[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 ConcordanceWord Origin
appearance (1), form (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS 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 Concordanceoutward 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 Transliterationsσχημα σχήμα σχῆμα σχηματι σχήματι σχίδακας σχίζα σχίζαις σχίζαν σχίζας schema schêma schēma schē̂ma schemati schēmati schḗmati
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4976
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