Bill Mounce

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στατήρ

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
στατήρ, ῆρος, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
statēr
Simplified transliteration: 
stater
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4715
GK Number: 
5088
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3f(2a)
Gloss: 
four-drachma coin, stater (four days' wages)
Definition: 
pr. a weight; a stater, an Attic silver coin, equal in value to the Jewish shekel, or to four Attic or two Alexandrian drachmas, Mt. 17:27*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 17:27 But lest we offend them, go to the sea, cast in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up. When you have opened its mouth, you will find a four drachma coin (statēra | στατῆρα | acc sg masc); take it and give it to them for the two of us.”