Strong's Greek: 4430 πτῶμα  (ptoma) - dead body, carcase, corpse







Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from the alternate of 4098

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:166

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: dead body (3), carcase (1), corpse (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a fall, downfall
a. metaph. a failure, defeat, calamity
b. an error, lapse into sin
2. that which has fallen
a. the fallen body of one dead or slain, a corpse, a carcase

Strong's Definitions

pto'-mah; from the alternate of (4098) (πίπτω); a ruin, i.e. (special) lifeless body (corpse, carrion): — dead body, carcase, corpse.

Concordance Results Using KJV

For wheresoever the G4430 is, there will the eagles be gathered together.


And when his disciples heard of it, they came and took up his G4430, and laid it in a tomb.


And their G4430 bodies shall lie in the street of the great city, which spiritually is called Sodom and Egypt, where also our Lord was crucified.


And they of the people and kindreds and tongues and nations shall see their G4430 bodies three days and an half, and shall not suffer their G4430 bodies to be put in graves.