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Strong's #4568 - σάτον

of Hebrew origin (H5429)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
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  1. a kind of dry measure, 3 gallons (14 litres)
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Strong #: 5429 ‑ סְאָה (seh‑aw');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σάτον, τό,

a Hebrew measure, 1 / 30 of a κόρος, = about a modius and a half or 24 sextarii, LXX Haggai 2:17(16), Ev.Matthew 13:33, al., J. AJ 9.4.5 . (Hebr. seah. )

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σάτον (Hebrew כְאָה, Chaldean כָאתָא, Syriac )t)S []), σατου, τό, a kind of dry measure, a modius and a half (equivalent to about a peck and a half (cf. μόδιος)) (Josephus, Antiquities 9, 4, 5 ἰσχύει δέ τό σάτον μόδιον, καί ἥμισυ ἰταλικον; cf. Genesis 18:6 (see Aq. and Symm.); Judges 6:19): Matthew 13:33; Luke 13:21, (in both examples A. V. 'three measures of meal' i. e. the common quantity for 'a baking' (cf. Genesis 18:6; Judges 6:19; 1 Samuel 1:24)).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σάτον , -ου , τό

(Aram. סָאתָא = Heb. H5429),

[in LXX: Haggai 2:17 (16)*;]

a Hebrew measure (= about a peck and a half): Matthew 13:33, Luke 13:21.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
σατα σάτα σατράπαι σατράπαις σατράπας σατραπείαι σατραπειαίς σατραπειάς σατραπειών σατραπών σατράπων sata sáta
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