4716: σταυρός


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Dodson dictionary

4716
σταυρός, οῦ, ὁ,       Noun, Masculine
a cross.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

4716 staurós – the crosspiece of a Roman cross; the cross-beam (Latin, patibulum) placed at the top of the vertical member to form a capital "T."  "This transverse beam was the one carried by the criminal" (Souter).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

4716
σταυρός (staurós)
from the base of 2476; a stake or post (as set upright), i.e. (specially), a pole or cross (as an instrument of capital punishment); figuratively, exposure to death, i.e. self-denial; by implication, the atonement of Christ
:--cross.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)