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Lexicon :: Strong's G4762 - strephō

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στρέφω
Transliteration
strephō
Pronunciation
stre'-fō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Strengthened from the base of τροπή (G5157)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:714,1093

Strong’s Definitions

στρέφω stréphō, stref'-o; strengthened from the base of G5157; to twist, i.e. turn quite around or reverse (literally or figuratively):—convert, turn (again, back again, self, self about).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G4762 in the following manner: turn (11x), turn (one's) self (2x), turn (one) (1x), turn again (1x), turn back again (1x), turn (one) about (1x), be converted (1x), variations of 'turn' (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G4762 in the following manner: turn (11x), turn (one's) self (2x), turn (one) (1x), turn again (1x), turn back again (1x), turn (one) about (1x), be converted (1x), variations of 'turn' (1x).
  1. to turn, turn around

  2. to turn one's self (i.e. to turn the back to one

    1. of one who no longer cares for another)

    2. metaph. to turn one's self from one's course of conduct, i.e. to change one's mind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
στρέφω stréphō, stref'-o; strengthened from the base of G5157; to twist, i.e. turn quite around or reverse (literally or figuratively):—convert, turn (again, back again, self, self about).
STRONGS NT 4762: στρέφω
στρέφω: 1 aorist ἐστρεψα; passive, present στρέφομαι; 2 aorist ἐστράφην; from Homer down; the Sept. for הָפַך, also for שָׂבַב, etc.; to turn, turn round: τί τίνι, to turn a thing to one, Matthew 5:39, and T Tr WH in Matthew 27:3 (for ἀποστρέφω, to bring back; see ἀποστρέφω, 2); reflexively (Winers Grammar, § 38, 1; Buttmann, § 130, 4), to turn oneself (i. e. to turn the back to one; used of one who no longer cares for another), Acts 7:42 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 469 (437)); τί εἰς τί, equivalent to μεταστρέφω, to turn one thing into another, Revelation 11:6. Passive reflexively, to turn oneself: στραφείς followed by a finite verb, having turned etc., Matthew 7:6; (Matthew 9:22 L T Tr WH); Matt. 16:23; Luke 7:9; Luke 9:55; Luke 14:25; Luke 22:61; John 1:38; John 20:16; στραφείς πρός τινα, followed by a finite verb (turning unto etc., or turned unto and etc.), Luke 7:44; Luke 10:21 (Luke 10:22) (Rst L T), Luke 10:23; Luke 23:28; στρέφεσθαι εἰς τά ὀπίσω, to turn oneself back, John 20:14; εἰς τά ἔθνη, Acts 13:46; ἐστράφησαν (ἐν L T Tr WH) ταῖς καρδίαις αὐτῶν εἰς Αἴγυπτον (R. V. they turned back in their hearts unto Egypt) i. e. to their condition there, Acts 7:39; absolutely and tropically, to turn oneself namely, from one's course of conduct, i. e. to change one's mind (cf. Winer's Grammar, as above): Matthew 18:3 and L T Tr WH in John 12:40. (Compare: ἀναστρέφω, ἀποστρέφω, διαστρέφω, ἐκστρέφω, ἐπιστρέφω, καταστρέφω, μεταστρέφω, σὑν᾿στρέφω, ὑποστρέφω.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
5:39; 7:6; 9:22; 16:23; 18:3; 27:3
Luke
7:9; 7:44; 9:55; 10:21; 10:22; 10:23; 14:25; 22:61; 23:28
John
1:38; 12:40; 20:14; 20:16
Acts
7:39; 7:42; 13:46
Revelation
11:6

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4762 matches the Greek στρέφω (strephō),
which occurs 18 times in 18 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:39 - But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn G4762 to him the other also.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:6 - Give not that which is holy unto the dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again G4762 and rend you.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:23 - But he turned, G4762 and said unto Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan: thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those that be of men.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:3 - And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, G4762 and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:9 - When Jesus heard these things, he marvelled at him, and turned him about, G4762 and said unto the people that followed him, I say unto you, I have not found so great faith, no, not in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:44 - And he turned G4762 to the woman, and said unto Simon, Seest thou this woman? I entered into thine house, thou gavest me no water for my feet: but she hath washed my feet with tears, and wiped them with the hairs of her head.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:55 - But he turned, G4762 and rebuked them, and said, Ye know not what manner of spirit ye are of.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:23 - And he turned him G4762 unto his disciples, and said privately, Blessed are the eyes which see the things that ye see:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:25 - And there went great multitudes with him: and he turned, G4762 and said unto them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:61 - And the Lord turned, G4762 and looked upon Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said unto him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:28 - But Jesus turning G4762 unto them said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves, and for your children.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:38 - Then Jesus turned, G4762 and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:14 - And when she had thus said, she turned G4762 herself back, and saw Jesus standing, and knew not that it was Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:16 - Jesus saith unto her, Mary. She turned G4762 herself, and saith unto him, Rabboni; which is to say, Master.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:39 - To whom our fathers would not obey, but thrust him from them, and in their hearts turned back again G4762 into Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:42 - Then God turned, G4762 and gave them up to worship the host of heaven; as it is written in the book of the prophets, O ye house of Israel, have ye offered to me slain beasts and sacrifices by the space of forty years in the wilderness?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:46 - Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn G4762 to the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:6 - These have power to shut heaven, that it rain not in the days of their prophecy: and have power over waters to turn G4762 them to blood, and to smite the earth with all plagues, as often as they will.
 
 
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