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Lexicon :: Strong's G4851 - sympherō

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συμφέρω
Transliteration
sympherō
Pronunciation
süm-fe'-rō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From σύν (G4862) and φέρω (G5342) (including its alternate)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:69,1252

Strong’s Definitions

συμφέρω symphérō, soom-fer'-o; from G4862 and G5342 (including its alternate); to bear together (contribute), i.e. (literally) to collect, or (figuratively) to conduce; especially (neuter participle as a noun) advantage:—be better for, bring together, be expedient (for), be good, (be) profit(-able for).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's G4851 in the following manner: be expedient (7x), profit (4x), be profitable (3x), bring together (1x), be better (1x), be good (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's G4851 in the following manner: be expedient (7x), profit (4x), be profitable (3x), bring together (1x), be better (1x), be good (1x).
  1. to bear or bring together

  2. to bear together or at the same time

    1. to carry with others

    2. to collect or contribute in order to help

    3. to help, be profitable, be expedient

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
συμφέρω symphérō, soom-fer'-o; from G4862 and G5342 (including its alternate); to bear together (contribute), i.e. (literally) to collect, or (figuratively) to conduce; especially (neuter participle as a noun) advantage:—be better for, bring together, be expedient (for), be good, (be) profit(-able for).
STRONGS NT 4851: συμφέρω
συμφέρω; 1 aorist participle συνενέγκαντες (Acts 19:19); from (Homer (in middle)), Aeschylus, Herodotus down; to bear or bring together (Latinconfero), i. e.
1. with a reference to the object, to bring together: τί, Acts 19:19.
2. with a reference to the subject, "to bear together or at the same time; to carry with other's; to collect or contribute in order to help, hence, to help, be profitable, be expedient"; συμφέρει, it is expedient, profitable, and in the same sense with a neuter plural: with the subject πάντα, 1 Corinthians 6:12; 1 Corinthians 10:23; τί τίνι, 2 Corinthians 8:10; with an infinitive of the object (as in Greek writings), Matthew 19:10; 2 Corinthians 12:1 (where L T Tr WH have συμφέρον); with the accusative and infinitive John 18:14; συμφέρει τίνι followed by ἵνα (see ἵνα, II. 2c. (Buttmann, § 139, 45; Winer's Grammar, 337 (316))), Matthew 5:29; Matthew 18:6; John 11:50; John 16:7. τό συμφέρον, that which is profitable (Sophocles, Euripides, Xenophon, Demosthenes, others): 1 Corinthians 12:7; plural (Plato, de rep. 1, p. 341 e.), Acts 20:20; advantage, profit, Hebrews 12:10; τό... σύμφορον τίνος (often in Greek writings) the advantage of one, one's profit, 1 Corinthians 7:35; 1 Corinthians 10:33 (in both passaagaes, L T Tr WH read σύμφορον, which see).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
5:29; 18:6; 19:10
John
11:50; 16:7; 18:14
Acts
19:19; 19:19; 20:20
1 Corinthians
6:12; 7:35; 10:23; 10:33; 12:7
2 Corinthians
8:10; 12:1
Hebrews
12:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4851 matches the Greek συμφέρω (sympherō),
which occurs 22 times in 17 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:29 - And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable G4851 for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:30 - And if thy right hand offend thee, cut it off, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable G4851 for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:6 - But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better G4851 for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:10 - His disciples say unto him, If the case of the man be so with his wife, it is G4851  not good G4851 to marry.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:50 - Nor consider that it is expedient G4851 for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:7 - Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient G4851 for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:14 - Now Caiaphas was he, which gave counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient G4851 that one man should die for the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:19 - Many of them also which used curious arts brought G4851  their books together, G4851 and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:20 - And how I kept back nothing that was profitable G4851 unto you, but have shewed you, and have taught you publickly, and from house to house,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 6:12 - All things are lawful unto me, but all things are G4851  not expedient: G4851 all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:35 - And this I speak for your own profit; G4851 not that I may cast a snare upon you, but for that which is comely, and that ye may attend upon the Lord without distraction.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:23 - All things are lawful for me, but all things are G4851  not expedient: G4851 all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:33 - Even as I please all men in all things, not seeking mine own profit, G4851 but the profit of many, that they may be saved.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 12:7 - But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal. G4851
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:10 - And herein I give my advice: for this is expedient G4851 for you, who have begun before, not only to do, but also to be forward a year ago.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:1 - It is G4851  not expedient G4851 for me doubtless to glory. I will come to visions and revelations of the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:10 - For they verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, G4851 that we might be partakers of his holiness.
 
 
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