5066. tetartaios
Lexical Summary
tetartaios: of forty years
Original Word: τεταρταῖος
Transliteration: tetartaios
Phonetic Spelling: (tet-ar-tah'-yos)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: of forty years
Meaning: of forty years
Strong's Concordance
four days.

From tessares; pertaining to the fourth day -- four days.

see GREEK tessares

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5066: τεταρταῖος

τεταρταῖος, τεταρταια, τεταρταιον (τέταρτος), an ordinal numeral, used in answer to the question on what day? one who does or suffers a thing till the fourth day or on the fourth day: τεταρταῖος ἐστιν, i. e. he has been four days in the tomb, or it is the fourth day since he was buried (A. V. he hath been dead four days), John 11:39 (ἤδη γάρ ἦσαν πεμπταιοι, already five days dead, Xenophon, an. 6, 4 (2), 9).


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