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Lexicon :: Strong's G4049 - perispaō

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περισπάω
Transliteration
perispaō
Pronunciation
pe-rē-spä'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

περισπάω perispáō, per-ee-spah'-o; from G4012 and G4685; to drag all around, i.e. (figuratively) to distract (with care):—cumber.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G4049 in the following manner: cumber (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G4049 in the following manner: cumber (1x).
  1. to draw around, to draw away, distract

  2. metaph.

    1. to be driven about mentally, to be distracted

    2. to be over-occupied, too busy, about a thing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
περισπάω perispáō, per-ee-spah'-o; from G4012 and G4685; to drag all around, i.e. (figuratively) to distract (with care):—cumber.
STRONGS NT 4049: περισπάω
περισπάω, περίσπω: imperfect passive 3 person singular περιεσπᾶτο; from Xenophon down; to draw around (περί, III. 1), to draw away, distract; passive metaphorically, to be driven about mentally, to be distracted: περί τί, i. e. to be over-occupied, too busy, about a thing, Luke 10:40 (A. V. cumbered); in the same sense with τῇ διάνοια added, Polybius 3, 105, 1; 4, 10, 3; Diodorus 1, 74; περισπαν τόν ἀργόν δῆμον περί τάς ἔξω στρατείας, Dionysius Halicarnassus, Antiquities 9, 43; passive, to be distracted with cares, to be troubled, distressed (cf. Winer's Grammar, 23), for עָנָה, Ecclesiastes 1:13; Ecclesiastes 3:10.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Ecclesiastes
1:13; 3:10
Luke
10:40

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4049 matches the Greek περισπάω (perispaō),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:40 - But Martha was distracted with much serving. And she went up to him and said, “Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Tell her then to help me.”
 
 
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