Word Summary
sitos: grain
Original Word: σῖτος
Transliteration: sitos
Phonetic Spelling: (see'-tos)
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine; Noun, Neuter
Short Definition: grain
Meaning: grain
Strong's Concordance
corn, wheat.

Also plural irregular neuter sita (see'-tah) of uncertain derivation; grain, especially wheat -- corn, wheat.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4621: σῖτος

σῖτος, σίτου, (of uncertain origin; cf. Vanicek, Fremdwörter, under the word), from Homer down, the Sept. chiefly for דָּגָן, wheat, grain: Matthew 3:12; Matthew 13:25, 29; Mark 4:28; Luke 3:17; (Luke 12:18 WH Tr text); Luke 16:7; Luke 22:31; John 12:24; Acts 27:38; 1 Corinthians 15:37; Revelation 6:6; Revelation 18:13; plural τά σῖτα (cf. Winer's Grammar, 63 (62)), Acts 7:12 Rec., and often in the Sept..