Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
Porch, a gate-way, door-way of a building or city
Greek: πυλών, pylōn (G4440)
12 King James Bible Verses
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Here are gate, porch and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word πυλών 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: G4440
Greek Base Word: πυλών
Usage: Gate, porch
Definition: A gate-way, door-way of a building or city; by implication, a portal or vestibule.
- A large gate: of a palace.
- The front part of a house, into which one enters through the gate, porch.
Derived terms: From G4439.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: pyˈlon
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: pjuˈlown
- Transliteration: pylōn
- Biblical Pronunciation: poo-LONE
- Modern Pronunciation: pyoo-LONE
Most Searched Bible Verse with πυλών (G4440)
390 average monthly searches for 'Revelation 22:14' on Google.
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Bible Verses with πυλών (G4440)
1 to 12 of 12 Verses
“And when he was gone out into the porch, another maid saw him, and said unto them that were there, This fellow was also with Jesus of Nazareth.”
— Matthew 26:71
“And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores,”
— Jesus, Luke 16:20
“Now while Peter doubted in himself what this vision which he had seen should mean, behold, the men which were sent from Cornelius had made inquiry for Simon's house, and stood before the gate,”
— Acts 10:17
“And as Peter knocked at the door of the gate, a damsel came to hearken, named Rhoda.”
— Acts 12:13
“And when she knew Peter's voice, she opened not the gate for gladness, but ran in, and told how Peter stood before the gate.”
— Acts 12:14
“Then the priest of Jupiter, which was before their city, brought oxen and garlands unto the gates, and would have done sacrifice with the people.”
— Acts 14:13
“And had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel:”
— Revelation 21:12
“On the east three gates; on the north three gates; on the south three gates; and on the west three gates.”
— Revelation 21:13
“And he that talked with me had a golden reed to measure the city, and the gates thereof, and the wall thereof.”
— Revelation 21:15
“And the twelve gates were twelve pearls; every several gate was of one pearl: and the street of the city was pure gold, as it were transparent glass.”
— Revelation 21:21
“And the gates of it shall not be shut at all by day: for there shall be no night there.”
— Revelation 21:25
“Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.”
— Revelation 22:14
(End 1 to 12 of 12 Verses)
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