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Lexicon :: Strong's G2856 - koloboō

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κολοβόω
Transliteration
koloboō
Pronunciation
ko-lo-bo'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From a derivative of the base of κολάζω (G2849)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:823,452

Strong’s Definitions

κολοβόω kolobóō, kol-ob-o'-o; from a derivative of the base of G2849; to dock, i.e. (figuratively) abridge:—shorten.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G2856 in the following manner: shorten (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G2856 in the following manner: shorten (4x).
  1. to mutilate

  2. in NT: to shorten, abridge, curtail

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κολοβόω kolobóō, kol-ob-o'-o; from a derivative of the base of G2849; to dock, i.e. (figuratively) abridge:—shorten.
STRONGS NT 2856: κολοβόω
κολοβόω, κολοβω: 1 aorist ἐκολοβωσα; passive, 1 aorist ἐκολοβωθην; 1 future κολοβωθήσομαι; (from κολοβός lopped, mutilated); to cut off (τάς χεῖρας, 2 Samuel 4:12; τούς πόδας, Aristotle, h. a. 1, 1 (p. 487, 24); τήν ῤῖνα, Diodorus 1, 78); to mutilate (Polybius 1, 80, 13); hence in the N. T. of time (Vulg.brevio) to shorten, abridge, curtail: Matthew 24:22; Mark 13:20.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Samuel
4:12
Matthew
24:22
Mark
13:20

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2856 matches the Greek κολοβόω (koloboō),
which occurs 4 times in 2 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:22 - And except those days should be shortened, G2856 there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened. G2856
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:20 - And except that the Lord had shortened G2856 those days, no flesh should be saved: but for the elect's sake, whom he hath chosen, he hath shortened G2856 the days.
 
 
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