pulón: a porch, gatewayOriginal Word: πυλών, ῶνος, ὁPart of Speech:
a large gate, a gateway, porchDefinition:
a large gate; a gateway, porch, vestibule.
Cognate: 4440 pylṓn (a masculine noun) – "properly, 'the passage which led from the street through the front part of the house to the inner court,' closed by a heavy 4439 (pýlē) at the streetward end, 'entrance passage, gateway; gate' " (Souter).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a porch, gatewayNASB Translation
gate (5), gates (12), gateway (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 4440: πυλώνπυλών
, others), the Sept.
often for פֶּתַח
, sometimes for שַׁעַר
1. a large gate: of a palace, Luke 16:20; of a house, Acts 10:17; plural (of the gates of a city), Acts 14:13; Revelation 21:12, 13, 15, 21, 25; Revelation 22:14.
2. the anterior part of a house, into which one enters through the gate, porch: Matthew 26:71 (cf. 69 and 75); Acts 12:14; hence, ἡ θύρα τοῦ πυλῶνος, Acts 12:13.<1>
a vestibule, gateway
From pule; a gate-way, door-way of a building or city; by implication, a portal or vestibule -- gate, porch.
see GREEK pule