4073: πέτρα

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4073 πέτρα, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: pétra

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a rock, ledge, cliff, cave, stony ground.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4073 πέτρα

Transliteration: pétra

Derivation: feminine of the same as G4074;

Definition: a (mass of) rock (literally or figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πέτρα

G4073 

Occurrences in the NT: 15

πέτρα, -ας, ἡ,
[in LXX chiefly for סֶלַע, צוּר;]
a rock, i.e. a mass of live rock as distinct from πέτρος, a detached stone or boulder: Mt 7:24, 25 27:51, 60, Mk 15:46, Lk 6:48 8:6, 13; of a hollow rock, a cave, Re 6:15, 16 (cf. Is 2:10, al.). Metaph., Mt 16:18 (on the meaning, v. Hort, Eccl., 16 ff., but cf. also ICC, in l.), I Co 10:4; = πέτρος, Ro 9:33, I Pe 2:8(LXX).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition