Word: staurow

Pronounce: stow-ro'-o

Strongs Number: G4717

Orig: from 4716; to impale on the cross; figuratively, to extinguish (subdue) passion or selfishness:--crucify. G4716

Use: TDNT-7:581,1071 Verb

Heb Strong: H8518

    1) to stake, drive down stakes
    2) to fortify with driven stakes, to palisade
    3) to crucify
    3a) to crucify one
    3b) metaph. to crucify the flesh, destroy its power utterly (the nature of the figure implying that the destruction is attended with intense pain)