stulos: a pillarOriginal Word: στῦλος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (stoo'-los)
Short Definition: a pillar
Definition: a pillar, support, column.
a prim. word
pillar (2), pillars (2).
STRONGS NT 4769: στῦλος
στῦλος (R G WH (Trin 1 Timothy 3:15; Revelation 10:1)), more correctly στῦλος (so L T (Tr in Galatians 2:9; Revelation 3:12)); see Passow (or Liddell and Scott), under the word, at the end (cf. Chandler §§ 274, 275; Lipsius, Gram. Untersuch., p. 43), στύλου, ὁ (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down), the Sept. often for עַמּוּד, a pillar, column: στῦλοι πυρός, pillars of fire, i. e. flames rising like columns, Revelation 10:1; ποιήσω αὐτόν στῦλον ἐν τῷ ναῷ τοῦ Θεοῦ μου, i. e. (dropping the figure) I will assign him a firm and abiding place in the everlasting kingdom of God, Revelation 3:12; used of persons to whose eminence and strength the stability and authority of any institution or organization are due, Galatians 2:9 (where cf. Lightfoot); Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 5, 2 [ET] and the note in Gebhardt and Harnack (στῦλοι οἴκων εἰσί παῖδες ἄρσενες, Euripides, Iph. T. 57; examples from (Jewish writings are given by Schoettgen (on Galatians, the passage cited) and from) ecclesiastical writings by Suicer, Thesaurus, ii, p. 1045f; columen reipublicae, Cicero, pro Sest. 8, 19, and often elsewhere in Latin authors); a prop or support: τῆς ἀληθείας, 1 Timothy 3:15.<1>
From stuo (to stiffen; properly akin to the base of histemi); a post ("style"), i.e. (figuratively) support -- pillar.
see GREEK histemi στήλου στιππύου στυλοι στύλοι στῦλοι στύλοις στυλον στύλον στῦλον στυλος στύλος στῦλος στύλου στύλους στύλω στύλων στυππίον στυππυίνου στυππυίνω στυρακίνην stuloi stulon stulos styloi stýloi stylon stýlon stylos stýlos
Strong's Greek 4769
στύλοι — 2 Occ.
στύλον — 1 Occ.
στύλος — 1 Occ.
Galatians 2:9 N-NMP
BIB: οἱ δοκοῦντες στύλοι εἶναι δεξιὰς
NAS: who were reputed to be pillars, gave
KJV: to be pillars, perceived
INT: those reputed pillars to be [the] right hands
1 Timothy 3:15 N-NMS
BIB: θεοῦ ζῶντος στύλος καὶ ἑδραίωμα
NAS: God, the pillar and support
KJV: God, the pillar and
INT: of God [the] living pillar and base
Revelation 3:12 N-AMS
BIB: ποιήσω αὐτὸν στύλον ἐν τῷ
NAS: I will make him a pillar in the temple
KJV: will I make a pillar in
INT: I will make him a pillar in the
Revelation 10:1 N-NMP
BIB: αὐτοῦ ὡς στύλοι πυρός
NAS: and his feet like pillars of fire;
KJV: feet as pillars of fire:
INT: of him as pillars of fire