Word Summary
strouthion: a sparrow
Original Word: στρουθίον
Transliteration: strouthion
Phonetic Spelling: (stroo-thee'-on)
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Short Definition: a sparrow
Meaning: a sparrow
Strong's Concordance

Diminutive of strouthos (a sparrow); a little sparrow -- sparrow.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4765: στρουθίον

στρουθίον, στρουθίου, τό (diminutive of στρουθός), a little bird, especially of the sparrow sort, a sparrow: Matthew 10:29, 31; Luke 12:6f (Aristotle, h. a. 5, 2, p. 539{b}, 33; 9, 7, p. 613{a}, 33; the Sept. for צִפּור.) (Cf. Tristram in B. D., under the word ; Survey of Western Palestine, 'Fauna and Flora,' p. 67f.)