Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Womb, the matrix, Greek: μήτρα, mētra (G3388)

2 King James Bible Verses

Here is womb in the Bible. What does the source Greek word μήτρα 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: G3388

Greek Base Word: μήτρα

Usage: Womb

Definition: The matrix.

Detailed definition:

  1. The womb.

Derived terms: From G3384.

See also:

  1. G3384


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈme.trɑ
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈme̞.trɑ
  3. Transliteration: mētra
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: MAY-tra
  5. Modern Pronunciation: MAY-tra

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