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στενοχωρία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
στενοχωρία, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
stenochōria
Simplified transliteration: 
stenochoria
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4730
GK Number: 
5103
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
distress, hardship, difficulty
Definition: 
pr. narrowness of place, a narrow place; met. straits, distress, anguish, Rom. 2:9; 8:35; 2 Cor. 6:4; 12:10*

Greek-English Concordance for

Romans 2:9 There will be tribulation and distress (stenochōria | στενοχωρία | nom sg fem) for every human being who does evil, for the Jew first and also for the Greek,
Romans 8:35 Who can separate us from the love of Christ? Can tribulation, or distress (stenochōria | στενοχωρία | nom sg fem), or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword?
2 Corinthians 6:4 Rather, as servants of God, we commend ourselves in every way: in great endurance, in times of affliction, hardship, and distress (stenochōriais | στενοχωρίαις | dat pl fem);
2 Corinthians 12:10 For this reason I am content with weaknesses, with insults, with hardships, with persecutions and difficulties (stenochōriais | στενοχωρίαις | dat pl fem) for the sake of Christ; for whenever I am weak, then I am strong.