Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Settled, stedfast, sedentary, i.e., (by implication) immovable

Greek: ἑδραῖος, hedraios (G1476)

3 King James Bible Verses

Here are settled, stedfast and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word ἑδραῖος mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G1476

Greek Base Word: ἑδραῖος

Usage: Settled, stedfast

Definition: Sedentary, i.e., (by implication) immovable.

Detailed definition:

  1. Sitting, sedentary.
  2. Firm, immovable, steadfast.

Derived terms: From a derivative of ἕζομαι (to sit).


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: hɛˈðrɛ.os
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: e̞ˈðre.ows
  3. Transliteration: hedraios
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: heh-THREH-ose
  5. Modern Pronunciation: ay-THRAY-ose

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