Bill Mounce

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στοά

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
στοά, ᾶς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
stoa
Simplified transliteration: 
stoa
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4745
GK Number: 
5119
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
covered colonnade, portico
Definition: 
a colonnade, cloister, covered walk supported by columns, Jn. 5:2; 10:23; Acts 3:11; 5:12*

Greek-English Concordance for

John 5:2 Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, having covered (stoas | στοάς | acc pl fem) colonnades.
John 10:23 and Jesus was walking in the temple area, in Solomon’s Portico (stoa | στοᾷ | dat sg fem).
Acts 3:11 While he clung to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the covered (stoa | στοᾷ | dat sg fem) walkway called Solomon’s Portico, utterly astounded.
Acts 5:12 By the hands of the apostles many signs and wonders were being done among the people. And they were all together in Solomon’s Portico (stoa | στοᾷ | dat sg fem).