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Lexicon :: Strong's G2270 - hēsychazō

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ἡσυχάζω
Transliteration
hēsychazō (Key)
Pronunciation
hay-soo-khad'-zo
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as ἡσύχιος (G2272)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἡσυχάζω hēsycházō, hay-soo-khad'-zo; from the same as G2272; to keep still (intransitively), i.e. refrain from labor, meddlesomeness or speech:—cease, hold peace, be quiet, rest.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G2270 in the following manner: hold (one's) peace (2x), rest (1x), cease (1x), be quiet (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G2270 in the following manner: hold (one's) peace (2x), rest (1x), cease (1x), be quiet (1x).
  1. to keep quiet

    1. to rest, cease from labour

    2. to lead a quiet life, said of those who are not running hither and thither, but stay at home and mind their business

    3. to be silent, i.e. to say nothing, hold one's peace

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἡσυχάζω hēsycházō, hay-soo-khad'-zo; from the same as G2272; to keep still (intransitively), i.e. refrain from labor, meddlesomeness or speech:—cease, hold peace, be quiet, rest.
STRONGS NT 2270: ἡσυχάζω
ἡσυχάζω; 1 aorist ἡσύχασα; (ἥσυχος [equivalent to ἡσύχιος]); as in Greek writings from Aeschylus down, to keep quiet, i. e.
a. to rest, to cease from labor: Luke 23:56.
b. to lead a quiet life, said of those who are not running hither and thither, but stay at home and mind their business: 1 Thessalonians 4:11.
c. to be silent, i. e. to say nothing, hold one's peace: Luke 14:4 (Luke 14:3); Acts 11:18; Acts 21:14, (Job 32:7; ἡσύχασαν καὶ οὐχ εὕροσαν λόγον, Nehemiah 5:8).
[Synonyms: ἠσυχάζειν, σιγᾶν, σιωπᾶν: ἡσ. describes a quiet condition in the general, inclusive of silence; σιγ. describes a mental condition and its manifestation, especially in speechlessness (silence from fear, grief, awe, etc.); σιωπ., the more external and physical term, denotes abstinence from speech, especially as antithetic to loquacity. Schmidt 1 chapter 9; 4 chapter 175.]
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Nehemiah
5:8
Job
32:7
Luke
14:3; 14:4; 23:56
Acts
11:18; 21:14
1 Thessalonians
4:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2270 matches the Greek ἡσυχάζω (hēsychazō),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:4 - But they kept G2270 silent. G2270 And He took hold of him and healed him, and sent him away.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:56 - Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And on the Sabbath they rested G2270 according to the commandment.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:18 - When they heard this, they [fn]quieted G2270 down G2270 and glorified God, saying, “Well then, God has granted to the Gentiles also the repentance that leads to life.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:14 - And since he would not be persuaded, we fell G2270 silent, G2270 remarking, “The will of the Lord be done!”
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 4:11 - and to make it your ambition to lead G2270 a quiet G2270 life G2270 and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you,

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