Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
Stony, rock-like, i.e., rocky, Greek: πετρώδης, petrōdēs (G4075)
4 King James Bible Verses
Here is stony in the Bible. What does the source Greek word πετρώδης 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.
Strong's Number: G4075
Greek Base Word: πετρώδης
Definition: Rock-like, i.e., rocky.
- Rocky, stony.
- Of a ground full of rocks.
Derived terms: From G4073 and G1491.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: pɛˈtro.ðes
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: pe̞ˈtrow.ðe̞s
- Transliteration: petrōdēs
- Biblical Pronunciation: peh-TROH-thase
- Modern Pronunciation: pay-TROH-thase
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Bible Verses with πετρώδης (G4075)
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“Some fell upon stony places, where they had not much earth: and forthwith they sprung up, because they had no deepness of earth:”
— Jesus, Matthew 13:5
“But he that received the seed into stony places, the same is he that heareth the word, and anon with joy receiveth it;”
— Jesus, Matthew 13:20
“And some fell on stony ground, where it had not much earth; and immediately it sprang up, because it had no depth of earth:”
— Jesus, Mark 4:5
“And these are they likewise which are sown on stony ground; who, when they have heard the word, immediately receive it with gladness;”
— Jesus, Mark 4:16
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