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Lexicon :: Strong's G4687 - speirō

σπείρω
Transliteration
speirō
Pronunciation
spā'-rō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably strengthened from σπάω (G4685) (through the idea of extending)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:536,1065

KJV Translation Count — Total: 54x
The KJV translates Strong's G4687 in the following manner: sow (43x), sower (6x), receive seed (4x), vr sow (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to sow, scatter, seed

  2. metaph. of proverbial sayings

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σπείρω speírō, spi'-ro; probably strengthened from G4685 (through the idea of extending); to scatter, i.e. sow (literally or figuratively):—sow(- er), receive seed.
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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G4687 matches the Greek σπείρω (speirō),
which occurs 58 times in 42 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow G4687 not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?

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And he spake many things unto them in parables, saying, Behold, a sower G4687 went forth to sow; G4687

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And when he sowed, G4687 some seeds fell by the way side, and the fowls came and devoured them up:

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Hear ye therefore the parable of the sower. G4687

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When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away that which was sown G4687 in his heart. This is he which received seed G4687 by the way side.

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But he that received the seed G4687 into stony places, the same is he that heareth the word, and anon with joy receiveth it;

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He also that received seed G4687 among the thorns is he that heareth the word; and the care of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, choke the word, and he becometh unfruitful.

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But he that received seed G4687 into the good ground is he that heareth the word, and understandeth it; which also beareth fruit, and bringeth forth, some an hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.

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Another parable put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is likened unto a man which sowed G4687 G4687 good seed in his field:

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But while men slept, his enemy came and sowed G4687 tares among the wheat, and went his way.

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So the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst G4687 not thou sow G4687 good seed in thy field? from whence then hath it tares?

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Another parable put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is like to a grain of mustard seed, which a man took, and sowed G4687 in his field:

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He answered and said unto them, He that soweth G4687 the good seed is the Son of man;

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The enemy that sowed G4687 them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels.

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Then he which had received the one talent came and said, Lord, I knew thee that thou art an hard man, reaping where thou hast G4687 not sown, G4687 and gathering where thou hast not strawed:

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His lord answered and said unto him, Thou wicked and slothful servant, thou knewest that I reap where I sowed G4687 not, and gather where I have not strawed:

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Hearken; Behold, there went out a sower G4687 to sow: G4687

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And it came to pass, as he sowed, G4687 some fell by the way side, and the fowls of the air came and devoured it up.

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The sower G4687 soweth G4687 the word.

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And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; G4687 but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown G4687 in their hearts.

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And these are they likewise which are sown G4687 on stony ground; who, when they have heard the word, immediately receive it with gladness;

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And these are they which are sown G4687 among thorns; such as hear the word,

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And these are they which are sown G4687 on good ground; such as hear the word, and receive it, and bring forth fruit, some thirtyfold, some sixty, and some an hundred.

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It is like a grain of mustard seed, which, when it is sown G4687 in the earth, is less than all the seeds that be in the earth:

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But when it is sown, G4687 it groweth up, and becometh greater than all herbs, and shooteth out great branches; so that the fowls of the air may lodge under the shadow of it.

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A sower G4687 went out to sow G4687 his seed: and as he sowed, G4687 some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it.

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Consider the ravens: for they neither sow G4687 nor reap; which neither have storehouse nor barn; and God feedeth them: how much more are ye better than the fowls?

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For I feared thee, because thou art an austere man: thou takest up that thou layedst not down, and reapest that thou didst G4687 not sow. G4687

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And he saith unto him, Out of thine own mouth will I judge thee, thou wicked servant. Thou knewest that I was an austere man, taking up that I laid not down, and reaping that I did G4687 not sow: G4687

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And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit unto life eternal: that both he that soweth G4687 and he that reapeth may rejoice together.

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And herein is that saying true, One soweth, G4687 and another reapeth.

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If we have sown G4687 unto you spiritual things, is it a great thing if we shall reap your carnal things?

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Thou fool, that which thou sowest G4687 is not quickened, except it die:

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And that which thou sowest, G4687 thou sowest G4687 not that body that shall be, but bare grain, it may chance of wheat, or of some other grain:

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So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown G4687 in corruption; it is raised in incorruption:

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It is sown G4687 in dishonour; it is raised in glory: it is sown G4687 in weakness; it is raised in power:

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It is sown G4687 a natural body; it is raised a spiritual body. There is a natural body, and there is a spiritual body.

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But this I say, He which soweth G4687 sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth G4687 bountifully shall reap also bountifully.

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Now he that ministereth seed to the sower G4687 both minister bread for your food, and multiply your seed sown, and increase the fruits of your righteousness;)

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Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, G4687 that shall he also reap.

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For he that soweth G4687 to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth G4687 to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.

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And the fruit of righteousness is sown G4687 in peace of them that make peace.
 
 
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