stachus: a head of grainOriginal Word: στάχυς, υος, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (stakh'-oos)
Short Definition: a head of grain
Definition: a head of grain.
a prim. word
a head of grain
head (2), heads (2), heads of grain (1).
STRONGS NT 4719: στάχυς
στάχυς, σταχυνος (cf. Buttmann, 14), ὁ (connected with the root, sta, ἵστημι; Curtius, p. 721), from Homer down, the Sept. for שִׁבֹּלֶת, an ear of corn (or growing grain): Matthew 12:1; Mark 2:23; Mark 4:28; Luke 6:1.<1>
ear of corn.
From the base of histemi; a head of grain (as standing out from the stalk) -- ear (of corn).
see GREEK histemi σταχυας στάχυας στάχυες σταχυι στάχυϊ σταχυν στάχυν στάχυς στάχυσι σταχύων stachuas stachui stachun stachyas stáchyas stáchyï stachyn stáchyn
Strong's Greek 4719
στάχυας — 3 Occ.
στάχυϊ — 1 Occ.
στάχυν — 1 Occ.
Matthew 12:1 N-AMP
BIB: ἤρξαντο τίλλειν στάχυας καὶ ἐσθίειν
NAS: to pick the heads [of grain] and eat.
KJV: to pluck the ears of corn, and
INT: began to pluck [the] heads of grain and to eat
Mark 2:23 N-AMP
BIB: τίλλοντες τοὺς στάχυας
NAS: along while picking the heads [of grain].
KJV: to pluck the ears of corn.
INT: plucking the heads of grain
Mark 4:28 N-AMS
BIB: χόρτον εἶτα στάχυν εἶτα πλήρης
NAS: then the head, then
KJV: then the ear, after that
INT: a plant then an ear then full
Mark 4:28 N-DMS
BIB: ἐν τῷ στάχυϊ
NAS: the mature grain in the head.
KJV: corn in the ear.
INT: in the ear
Luke 6:1 N-AMP
BIB: ἤσθιον τοὺς στάχυας ψώχοντες ταῖς
NAS: were picking the heads of grain, rubbing
KJV: plucked the ears of corn, and
INT: were eating the heads of grain rubbing [them] in the