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Lexicon :: Strong's G3474 - mōros

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μωρός
Transliteration
mōros
Pronunciation
mō-ro's (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the base of μυστήριον (G3466)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:832,620

Strong’s Definitions

μωρός mōrós, mo-ros'; probably from the base of G3466; dull or stupid (as if shut up), i.e. heedless, (morally) blockhead, (apparently) absurd:—fool(-ish, X -ishness).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G3474 in the following manner: foolish (7x), fool (5x), foolishness (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G3474 in the following manner: foolish (7x), fool (5x), foolishness (1x).
  1. foolish

  2. impious, godless

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μωρός mōrós, mo-ros'; probably from the base of G3466; dull or stupid (as if shut up), i.e. heedless, (morally) blockhead, (apparently) absurd:—fool(-ish, X -ishness).
STRONGS NT 3474: μωρός
μωρός, μωρά, μωρόν (on the accent cf. Winers Grammar, 52 (51); Chandler §§ 404, 405), foolish: with τυφλός, Matthew 23:17, 19 (here T Tr WH text omit; L brackets μωροί); τό μωρόν τοῦ Θεοῦ, an act or appointment of God deemed foolish by men, 1 Corinthians 1:25; equivalent to without learning or erudition, 1 Corinthians 1:27; 1 Corinthians 3:18; 1 Corinthians 4:10; imprudent, without forethought or wisdom, Matthew 7:26; Matthew 23:17, 19 (see above); Matthew 25:2f, 8; equivalent to empty, useless, ζητήσεις, 2 Timothy 2:23; Titus 3:9; in imitation of the Hebrew נָבָל (cf. Psalm 13:1 (Ps. 14:1); Job 2:10) equivalent to impious, godless (because such a man neglects and despises what relates to salvation), Matthew 5:22; (some take the word here as a Hebrew term (מורֶה, rebel) expressive of condemnation; cf. Numbers 20:10; Psalm 68:8; but see the Syriac; Field, Otium Norv. pars iii. at the passage; Levy, Neuhebräisch. u. Chald. Wörterbuch under the word מורום). (the Sept. for נָבָל, Deuteronomy 32:6; Isaiah 32:5f; for כְּסִיל, Psalm 93:8 (Ps. 94:8). (Aeschylus, Sophocles, others.))
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Numbers
20:10
Deuteronomy
32:6
Job
2:10
Psalms
13:1; 14:1; 68:8; 94:8
Isaiah
32:5
Matthew
5:22; 7:26; 23:17; 23:17; 23:19; 23:19; 25:2; 25:8
1 Corinthians
1:25; 1:27; 3:18; 4:10
2 Timothy
2:23
Titus
3:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3474 matches the Greek μωρός (mōros),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:22 - But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment: and whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be in danger of the council: but whosoever shall say, Thou fool, G3474 shall be in danger of hell fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:26 - And every one that heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them not, shall be likened unto a foolish G3474 man, which built his house upon the sand:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:17 - Ye fools G3474 and blind: for whether is greater, the gold, or the temple that sanctifieth the gold?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:19 - Ye fools G3474 and blind: for whether is greater, the gift, or the altar that sanctifieth the gift?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:2 - And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. G3474
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:3 - They that were foolish G3474 took their lamps, and took no oil with them:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:8 - And the foolish G3474 said unto the wise, Give us of your oil; for our lamps are gone out.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:25 - Because the foolishness G3474 of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:27 - But God hath chosen the foolish things G3474 of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:18 - Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, G3474 that he may be wise.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:10 - We are fools G3474 for Christ's sake, but ye are wise in Christ; we are weak, but ye are strong; ye are honourable, but we are despised.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:23 - But foolish G3474 and unlearned questions avoid, knowing that they do gender strifes.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 3:9 - But avoid foolish G3474 questions, and genealogies, and contentions, and strivings about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.
 
 
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