4748. stoicheó
Strong's Concordance
stoicheó: to be in rows, fig. to walk by rule
Original Word: στοιχέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: stoicheó
Phonetic Spelling: (stoy-kheh'-o)
Definition: to be in rows, to walk by rule
Usage: I walk in, walk by.
HELPS Word-studies

4748 stoixéō (from stoixos, "a row, line, or rank") – properly, walk in line, in strict accordance to a particular pace ("stride"); walk in cadence, "keep in step."

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from stoichos (a row)
to be in rows, fig. to walk by rule
NASB Translation
follow (1), living (1), walk (2), walk orderly (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4748: στοιχέω

στοιχέω, στοίχω; future στοιχήσω; (στοῖχος a row, series);

a. to proceed in a row, go in order: Xenophon, Cyril 6,3,34; metaphorically, to go on prosperously, to turn out well: of things, Ecclesiastes 11:6 for כָּשֵׁר.

b. to walk: with a locative dative (Winers Grammar, § 31, 1 a. cf. p. 219 (205); yet cf. Buttmann, § 133, 22 b.). τοῖς ἴχνεσι τίνος, in the steps of one, i. e. follow his example, Romans 4:12; to direct one's life, to live, with a dative of the rule (Buttmann, as above), εἰ πνεύματι ... στοιχῶμεν, if the Holy Spirit animates us (see ζάω, I. 3 under the end), let us exhibit that control of the Spirit in our life, Galatians 5:25; τῷ κανόνι, according to the rule, Galatians 6:16; τῷ αὐτῷ (where Rec. adds κανόνι, Philippians 3:16 (Winers Grammar, § 43, 5 d.; cf. Buttmann, § 140, 18 at the end), (τῷ παραδειγματι τίνος, Clement, hom. 10, 15); with a participle denoting the manner of acting, στοιχεῖς τόν νόμον φυλάσσων, so walkest as to keep the law (A. V. walkest orderly, keeping etc.), Acts 21:24. (On the word and its construction see Fritzsche on Romans, vol. iii., p. 142. Compare:

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
walk orderly.

From a derivative of steicho (to range in regular line); to march in (military) rank (keep step), i.e. (figuratively) to conform to virtue and piety -- walk (orderly).

Forms and Transliterations
εστοιχισμέναι στοιχειν στοιχείν στοιχεῖν στοιχεις στοιχείς στοιχεῖς στοιχήσει στοιχησουσιν στοιχήσουσιν στοιχούσι στοιχουσιν στοιχοῦσιν στοιχωμεν στοιχώμεν στοιχῶμεν stoichein stoicheîn stoicheis stoicheîs stoichesousin stoichēsousin stoichḗsousin stoichomen stoichômen stoichōmen stoichō̂men stoichousin stoichoûsin
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 21:24 V-PIA-2S
GRK: ἔστιν ἀλλὰ στοιχεῖς καὶ αὐτὸς
NAS: also walk orderly, keeping
KJV: also walkest orderly, and keepest
INT: is but you walk orderly also yourself

Romans 4:12 V-PPA-DMP
GRK: καὶ τοῖς στοιχοῦσιν τοῖς ἴχνεσιν
NAS: but who also follow in the steps
KJV: who also walk in the steps
INT: also to those that walk in the steps

Galatians 5:25 V-PSA-1P
GRK: πνεύματι καὶ στοιχῶμεν
NAS: let us also walk by the Spirit.
KJV: let us also walk in the Spirit.
INT: by [the] Spirit also we should walk

Galatians 6:16 V-FIA-3P
GRK: κανόνι τούτῳ στοιχήσουσιν εἰρήνη ἐπ'
NAS: And those who will walk by this rule,
KJV: And as many as walk according to this
INT: rule by this will walk peace [be] upon

Philippians 3:16 V-PNA
GRK: τῷ αὐτῷ στοιχεῖν
NAS: however, let us keep living by that same
KJV: we have already attained, let us walk by the same
INT: by the same to walk

Strong's Greek 4748
5 Occurrences

στοιχήσουσιν — 1 Occ.
στοιχεῖν — 1 Occ.
στοιχεῖς — 1 Occ.
στοιχῶμεν — 1 Occ.
στοιχοῦσιν — 1 Occ.

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