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Lexicon :: Strong's G3308 - merimna

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μέριμνα
Transliteration
merimna (Key)
Pronunciation
me'-rēm-nä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From μερίζω (G3307) (through the idea of distraction)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:589,584

Strong’s Definitions

μέριμνα mérimna, mer'-im-nah; from G3307 (through the idea of distraction); solicitude:—care.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's G3308 in the following manner: care (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's G3308 in the following manner: care (6x).
  1. care, anxiety

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μέριμνα mérimna, mer'-im-nah; from G3307 (through the idea of distraction); solicitude:—care.
STRONGS NT 3308: μέριμνα
μέριμνα, μεριμνᾷς, (from μερίζω, μερίζομαι, to be drawn in different directions, cf. (English 'distraction' and 'curae quae meum animum divorse trahunt) Terence, Andr. 1, 5, 25; Vergil Aen. 4, 285f; (but according to others derived from a root meaning to be thoughtful, and akin to μάρτυς, memor, etc.; cf. Vanicek, p. 1201; Curtius, § 466; Fick 4:283; see μάρτυς)), care, anxiety: 1 Peter 5:7 (from Psalm 54:23 (Ps. 55:23)); Luke 8:14; Luke 21:34; with the genitive of the object, care to be taken of, care for a thing, 2 Corinthians 11:28; τοῦ αἰῶνος (τούτου), anxiety about things pertaining to this earthly life, Matthew 13:22; Mark 4:19. ((Homer h. Merc.), Hesiod, Pindar, others)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Psalms
55:23
Matthew
13:22
Mark
4:19
Luke
8:14; 21:34
2 Corinthians
11:28
1 Peter
5:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3308 matches the Greek μέριμνα (merimna),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:22 - “And the one on whom seed was sown among the thorns, this is the man who hears the word, and the worry G3308 of the [fn]world and the deceitfulness of wealth choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:19 - but the worries G3308 of the [fn]world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:14 - “The seed which fell among the thorns, these are the ones who have heard, and as they go on their way they are choked with worries G3308 and riches and pleasures of this life, and bring no fruit to maturity.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:34 - “Be on guard, so that your hearts will not be weighted down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries G3308 of life, and that day will not come on you suddenly like a trap;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:28 - Apart from such [fn]external things, there is the daily pressure on me of concern G3308 for all the churches.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:7 - casting all your anxiety G3308 on Him, because He cares for you.
 
 
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