3038. lithostrótos
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lithostrótos: stone pavement, mosaic
Original Word: λιθόστρωτον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: lithostrótos
Phonetic Spelling: (lith-os'-tro-tos)
Short Definition: a mosaic pavement
Definition: (adj: paved with stone), a mosaic pavement.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from lithos and strótos (spread, covered)
stone pavement, mosaic
NASB Translation
Pavement (1).

STRONGS NT 3038: λιθόστρωτος

λιθόστρωτος, λιθόστρωτον (from λίθος and the verbal adjective στρωτός from στρώννυμι), spread (paved) with stones (νυμφειον, Sophocles Antig. 1204-1205); τό λιθόστρωτον, substantively, a mosaic or tessellated pavement: so of a place near the praetorium or palace at Jerusalem, John 19:13 (see Γαββαθα); of places in the outer courts of the temple, 2 Chronicles 7:3; Josephus, b. j. 6, 1, 8 and 3, 2; of an apartment whose pavement consists of tessellated work, Epictetus diss. 4, 7, 31, cf. Esther 1:6; Suetonius, Julius Caesar 46; Pliny, h. n. 36, 60 cf. 64.

stone pavement.

From lithos and a derivative of stronnumi; stone-strewed, i.e. A tessellated mosaic on which the Roman tribunal was placed -- Pavement.

see GREEK lithos

see GREEK stronnumi

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