Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from a derivative of 4072
KJV Translation Count — 14x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. flying, winged
2. flying or winged animals, birds
a. the birds of the heaven, i.e. flying in the heaven (air)
pet-i-non'; neuter of a derivative of (4072) (πέτομαι); a flying animal, i.e. bird: — bird, fowl.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Behold the G4071s of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?
And Jesus saith unto him, The foxes have holes, and the G4071s of the air have nests; but the Son of man hath not where to lay his head.
And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the way side, and the G4071s came and devoured them up:
Which indeed is the least of all seeds: but when it is grown, it is the greatest among herbs, and becometh a tree, so that the G4071s of the air come and lodge in the branches thereof.
And it came to pass, as he sowed, some fell by the way side, and the G4071s of the air came and devoured it up.
But when it is sown, it groweth up, and becometh greater than all herbs, and shooteth out great branches; so that the G4071s of the air may lodge under the shadow of it.
A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the G4071s of the air devoured it.
And Jesus said unto him, Foxes have holes, and G4071s of the air have nests; but the Son of man hath not where to lay his head.
Consider the ravens: for they neither sow nor reap; which neither have storehouse nor barn; and God feedeth them: how much more are ye better than the G4071s?
It is like a grain of mustard seed, which a man took, and cast into his garden; and it grew, and waxed a great tree; and the G4071s of the air lodged in the branches of it.