From Proto-Indo-European *stéh₂tis, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂- (“to stand”). Built up in the same way: Latin sta-ti- in statiō and Gothic 𐍃𐍄𐌰-𐌸-𐍃 (sta-þ-s, “place”). From the same root as Ancient Greek ἵστημι (hístēmi, “I stand”).
- (5th BC Attic): IPA: /stásis/
- (1st BC Egyptian): IPA: /stásis/
- (4th AD Koine): IPA: /stásis/
- (10th AD Byzantine): IPA: /stásis/
- (15th AD Constantinopolitan): IPA: /stásis/
- a standing