Word Summary
dokos: a beam of timber
Original Word: δοκός
Transliteration: dokos
Phonetic Spelling: (dok-os')
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: a beam of timber
Meaning: a beam of timber
Strong's Concordance

From dechomai (through the idea of holding up); a stick of timber -- beam.

see GREEK dechomai

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1385: δοκός

δοκός, δοκου, (from δέκομαι for δέχομαι in so far as it has the idea of bearing (cf. Curtius, § 11)); from Homer down; a beam: Matthew 7:3-5; Luke 6:41f.