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στήκω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
στήκω
Greek transliteration: 
stēkō
Simplified transliteration: 
steko
Principal Parts: 
-, -, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4739
GK Number: 
5112
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
10
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1b(2)
Gloss: 
to stand, stand firm, be steadfast
Definition: 
to stand, Mk. 3:31; 11:25; met. to stand when under judgment, to be approved, Rom. 14:4; to stand firm, be constant, persevere, 1 Cor. 16:13; Gal. 5:1; Phil. 1:27; 4:1; 1 Thess. 3:8; 2 Thess. 2:15*

Greek-English Concordance for

Mark 3:31 Then came, his mother his and his brothers his came, and standing (stēkontes | στήκοντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) outside they sent word to him, calling for him.
Mark 11:25 And whenever you stand (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act ind 2 pl) praying, forgive if you have something against someone, so that your Father in heaven may also forgive you your transgressions.”
John 1:26 John answered them, saying, “I baptize with water, but there (hestēken | ἕστηκεν | perf act ind 3 sg) stands (hestēken | ἕστηκεν | perf act ind 3 sg) among you one whom you do not know,
John 8:44 You belong to your father the devil, and your will is to carry out the desires of your father. He was a murderer from the beginning and never did (estēken | ἔστηκεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) stand (estēken | ἔστηκεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he lies, he is giving expression to his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of lies.
Romans 14:4 Who are you to pass judgment on someone else’s servant? It is before his own master that he will stand (stēkei | στήκει | pres act ind 3 sg) or fall. And he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand.
1 Corinthians 16:13 Stay on guard, continue to stand (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) firm in the faith, be men of courage, grow in strength.
Galatians 5:1 For freedom Christ has set us free. Stand firm (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act imperative 2 pl), therefore, and do not be subject again to a yoke of slavery.
Philippians 1:27 Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that, whether I come and see you or remain away, I may hear that you are standing (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act ind 2 pl) firm in one spirit, striving side by side with one mind for the faith of the gospel,
Philippians 4:1 Therefore, my brothers, you whom I love and long for, my joy and crown, stand (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) firm (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) in the Lord in this way, my dear friends!
1 Thessalonians 3:8 For now we live, if you stand (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act ind 2 pl) firm in the Lord.
2 Thessalonians 2:15 So then, brothers, stand (stēkete | στήκετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) firm and hold to the traditions that you were taught, either by what we said or what we wrote.