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ῥύμη, ης, ἡ
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street, alley, lane
pr. a rush or sweep of a body in motion; a street, Acts 9:11; 12:10; a narrow street, lane, alley, as distinguished from πλατεια, Mt. 6:2; Lk. 14:21*

Greek-English Concordance for ῥύμη

Matthew 6:2 So whenever you give alms do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets (rhymais | ῥύμαις | dat pl fem), so that they may be praised by others. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward.
Luke 14:21 So the servant came and reported these things to his master. Then the master of the house was angry and said to his servant, ‘Go out quickly into the streets and alleys (rhymas | ῥύμας | acc pl fem) of the city, and bring in here the poor, the crippled, the blind, and the lame.’
Acts 9:11 Then the Lord told him, “Get up and go to the street (rhymēn | ῥύμην | acc sg fem) called ‘Straight,’ and inquire at the house of Judas for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for even now he is praying,
Acts 12:10 When they had passed the first guard and the second, they came to the iron gate that leads into the city, which of its own accord opened for them, and they went out and went down one street (rhymēn | ῥύμην | acc sg fem), and immediately the angel left him.