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Lexicon :: Strong's G2893 - kouphizō

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κουφίζω
Transliteration
kouphizō (Key)
Pronunciation
koo-fid'-zo
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From kouphos (light in weight)
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Strong’s Definitions

κουφίζω kouphízō, koo-fid'-zo; from κοῦφος koûphos (light in weight); to unload:—lighten.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G2893 in the following manner: lighten (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G2893 in the following manner: lighten (1x).
  1. to be light

  2. to lighten

    1. a ship by throwing the cargo overboard

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κουφίζω kouphízō, koo-fid'-zo; from κοῦφος koûphos (light in weight); to unload:—lighten.
STRONGS NT 2893: κουφίζω
κουφίζω: imperfect 3 person plural ἐκούφιζον; (κοῦφος light);
1. intransitive, to be light (Hesiod, Euripides, Dio C.).
2. from Hippocrates down, generally translated, to lighten: a ship, by throwing the cargo overboard, Acts 27:38. (the Sept. Jonah 1:5, and often in Polybius)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Jonah
1:5
Acts
27:38

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2893 matches the Greek κουφίζω (kouphizō),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:22 - καὶ κρινοῦσιν τὸν λαὸν πᾶσαν ὥραν τὸ δὲ ῥῆμα τὸ ὑπέρογκον ἀνοίσουσιν ἐπὶ σέ τὰ δὲ βραχέα τῶν κριμάτων κρινοῦσιν αὐτοὶ καὶ κουφιοῦσιν G2893 ἀπὸ σοῦ καὶ συναντιλήμψονταί σοι
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:5 - καὶ μῦς χρυσοῦς ὁμοίωμα τῶν μυῶν ὑμῶν τῶν διαφθειρόντων τὴν γῆν καὶ δώσετε τῷ κυρίῳ δόξαν ὅπως κουφίσῃ G2893 τὴν χεῗρα αὐτοῦ ἀφ᾽ ὑμῶν καὶ ἀπὸ τῶν θεῶν ὑμῶν καὶ ἀπὸ τῆς γῆς ὑμῶν
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:4 - πατήρ σου ἐβάρυνεν τὸν κλοιὸν ἡμῶν καὶ σὺ νῦν κούφισον G2893 ἀπὸ τῆς δουλείας τοῦ πατρός σου τῆς σκληρᾶς καὶ ἀπὸ τοῦ κλοιοῦ αὐτοῦ τοῦ βαρέος οὗ ἔδωκεν ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς καὶ δουλεύσομέν σοι
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:9 - καὶ εἶπεν αὐτοῗς τί ὑμεῗς συμβουλεύετε καὶ τί ἀποκριθῶ τῷ λαῷ τούτῳ τοῗς λαλήσασιν πρός με λεγόντων κούφισον G2893 ἀπὸ τοῦ κλοιοῦ οὗ ἔδωκεν πατήρ σου ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:10 - καὶ ἐλάλησαν πρὸς αὐτὸν τὰ παιδάρια τὰ ἐκτραφέντα μετ᾽ αὐτοῦ οἱ παρεστηκότες πρὸ προσώπου αὐτοῦ λέγοντες τάδε λαλήσεις τῷ λαῷ τούτῳ τοῗς λαλήσασι πρὸς σὲ λέγοντες πατήρ σου ἐβάρυνεν τὸν κλοιὸν ἡμῶν καὶ σὺ νῦν κούφισον G2893 ἀφ᾽ ἡμῶν τάδε λαλήσεις πρὸς αὐτούς μικρότης μου παχυτέρα τῆς ὀσφύος τοῦ πατρός μου
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:13 - καὶ μετὰ πᾶν τὸ ἐρχόμενον ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς ἐν ποιήμασιν ἡμῶν τοῗς πονηροῗς καὶ ἐν πλημμελείᾳ ἡμῶν τῇ μεγάλῃ ὅτι οὐκ ἔστιν ὡς θεὸς ἡμῶν ὅτι ἐκούφισας G2893 ἡμῶν τὰς ἀνομίας καὶ ἔδωκας ἡμῗν σωτηρίαν
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:1 - καὶ ἐγενήθη ἐν τῇ ἡμέρᾳ τῇ τρίτῃ ὡς ἐπαύσατο προσευχομένη ἐξεδύσατο τὰ ἱμάτια τῆς θεραπείας καὶ περιεβάλετο τὴν δόξαν αὐτῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:30 - ὅτι εἰς ἡμέραν ἀπωλείας κουφίζεται G2893 πονηρός εἰς ἡμέραν ὀργῆς αὐτοῦ ἀπαχθήσονται
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:5 - (LXX 1:5)καὶ ἐφοβήθησαν οἱ ναυτικοὶ καὶ ἀνεβόων ἕκαστος πρὸς τὸν θεὸν αὐτῶν καὶ ἐκβολὴν ἐποιήσαντο τῶν σκευῶν τῶν ἐν τῷ πλοίῳ εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν τοῦ κουφισθῆναι G2893 ἀπ᾽ αὐτῶν Ιωνας δὲ κατέβη εἰς τὴν κοίλην τοῦ πλοίου καὶ ἐκάθευδεν καὶ ἔρρεγχεν

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