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Lexicon :: Strong's G3164 - machomai

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μάχομαι
Transliteration
machomai (Key)
Pronunciation
makh'-om-ahee
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Middle voice of an apparently root word
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:527,573

Strong’s Definitions

μάχομαι máchomai, makh'-om-ahee; middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to war, i.e. (figuratively) to quarrel, dispute:—fight, strive.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G3164 in the following manner: strive (3x), fight (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G3164 in the following manner: strive (3x), fight (1x).
  1. to fight

    1. of armed combatants, or those who engage in a hand to hand struggle

    2. of those who engage in a war of words, to quarrel, wrangle, dispute

    3. of those who contend at law for property and privileges

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μάχομαι máchomai, makh'-om-ahee; middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to war, i.e. (figuratively) to quarrel, dispute:—fight, strive.
STRONGS NT 3164: μάχομαι
μάχομαι; imperfect 3 person plural Ἐμάχοντο; (allied with μάχαιρα; Curtius, § 459; Vanicek, p. 687; from Homer down); to fight: properly, of armed combatants, or those who engage in a hand-to-hand struggle, Acts 7:26; tropically, of those who engage in a war of words, to quarrel, wrangle, dispute: 2 Timothy 2:24; πρός ἀλλήλους, John 6:52 (cf. Winers Grammar, § 31, 5; Buttmann, § 133, 8); of those who contend at law for property and privileges, James 4:2. (Compare: διαμάχομαι. Synonym: see πόλεμος, b.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

John
6:52
Acts
7:26
2 Timothy
2:24
James
4:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3164 matches the Greek μάχομαι (machomai),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:20 - καὶ ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 οἱ ποιμένες Γεραρων μετὰ τῶν ποιμένων Ισαακ φάσκοντες αὐτῶν εἶναι τὸ ὕδωρ καὶ ἐκάλεσεν τὸ ὄνομα τοῦ φρέατος Ἀδικία ἠδίκησαν γὰρ αὐτόν
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:22 - ἀπάρας δὲ ἐκεῗθεν ὤρυξεν φρέαρ ἕτερον καὶ οὐκ ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 περὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐπωνόμασεν τὸ ὄνομα αὐτοῦ Εὐρυχωρία λέγων διότι νῦν ἐπλάτυνεν κύριος ἡμῗν καὶ ηὔξησεν ἡμᾶς ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:36 - ὠργίσθη δὲ Ιακωβ καὶ ἐμαχέσατο G3164 τῷ Λαβαν ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ Ιακωβ εἶπεν τῷ Λαβαν τί τὸ ἀδίκημά μου καὶ τί τὸ ἁμάρτημά μου ὅτι κατεδίωξας ὀπίσω μου
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:22 - ἐὰν δὲ μάχωνται G3164 δύο ἄνδρες καὶ πατάξωσιν γυναῗκα ἐν γαστρὶ ἔχουσαν καὶ ἐξέλθῃ τὸ παιδίον αὐτῆς μὴ ἐξεικονισμένον ἐπιζήμιον ζημιωθήσεται καθότι ἂν ἐπιβάλῃ ἀνὴρ τῆς γυναικός δώσει μετὰ ἀξιώματος
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:10 - καὶ ἐξῆλθεν υἱὸς γυναικὸς Ισραηλίτιδος καὶ οὗτος ἦν υἱὸς Αἰγυπτίου ἐν τοῗς υἱοῗς Ισραηλ καὶ ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 ἐν τῇ παρεμβολῇ ἐκ τῆς Ισραηλίτιδος καὶ ἄνθρωπος Ισραηλίτης
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:11 - ἐὰν δὲ μάχωνται G3164 ἄνθρωποι ἐπὶ τὸ αὐτό ἄνθρωπος μετὰ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ αὐτοῦ καὶ προσέλθῃ γυνὴ ἑνὸς αὐτῶν ἐξελέσθαι τὸν ἄνδρα αὐτῆς ἐκ χειρὸς τοῦ τύπτοντος αὐτὸν καὶ ἐκτείνασα τὴν χεῗρα ἐπιλάβηται τῶν διδύμων αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:18 - καὶ οὐκ ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 αὐτοῗς οἱ υἱοὶ Ισραηλ ὅτι ὤμοσαν αὐτοῗς πάντες οἱ ἄρχοντες κύριον τὸν θεὸν Ισραηλ καὶ διεγόγγυσαν πᾶσα συναγωγὴ ἐπὶ τοῗς ἄρχουσιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:25 - καὶ νῦν μὴ κρείσσων εἶ σὺ τοῦ Βαλακ υἱοῦ Σεπφωρ βασιλέως Μωαβ μὴ μάχῃ ἐμαχέσατο G3164 μετὰ Ισραηλ πολεμῶν ἐπολέμησεν αὐτοῗς
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:6 - καί γε τῇ δούλῃ σου δύο υἱοί καὶ ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 ἀμφότεροι ἐν τῷ ἀγρῷ καὶ οὐκ ἦν ἐξαιρούμενος ἀνὰ μέσον αὐτῶν καὶ ἔπαισεν εἷς τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐθανάτωσεν αὐτόν
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:23 - καὶ εἶπαν αἷμα τοῦτο τῆς ῥομφαίας ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 οἱ βασιλεῗς καὶ ἐπάταξαν ἀνὴρ τὸν πλησίον αὐτοῦ καὶ νῦν ἐπὶ τὰ σκῦλα Μωαβ
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:5 - αὐτὸς ἐμαχέσατο G3164 πρὸς βασιλέα υἱῶν Αμμων καὶ κατίσχυσεν ἐπ᾽ αὐτόν καὶ ἐδίδουν αὐτῷ οἱ υἱοὶ Αμμων κατ᾽ ἐνιαυτὸν ἑκατὸν τάλαντα ἀργυρίου καὶ δέκα χιλιάδας κόρων πυροῦ καὶ κριθῶν δέκα χιλιάδας ταῦτα ἔφερεν αὐτῷ βασιλεὺς Αμμων κατ᾽ ἐνιαυτὸν ἐν τῷ πρώτῳ ἔτει καὶ τῷ δευτέρῳ καὶ τῷ τρίτῳ
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:7 - καὶ ἐβουλεύσατο καρδία μου ἐπ᾽ ἐμέ καὶ ἐμαχεσάμην G3164 πρὸς τοὺς ἐντίμους καὶ τοὺς ἄρχοντας καὶ εἶπα αὐτοῗς ἀπαιτήσει ἀνὴρ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ὑμεῗς ἀπαιτεῗτε καὶ ἔδωκα ἐπ᾽ αὐτοὺς ἐκκλησίαν μεγάλην
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:11 - καὶ ἐμαχεσάμην G3164 τοῗς στρατηγοῗς καὶ εἶπα διὰ τί ἐγκατελείφθη οἶκος τοῦ θεοῦ καὶ συνήγαγον αὐτοὺς καὶ ἔστησα αὐτοὺς ἐπὶ τῇ στάσει αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:17 - καὶ ἐμαχεσάμην G3164 τοῗς υἱοῗς Ιουδα τοῗς ἐλευθέροις καὶ εἶπα αὐτοῗς τίς λόγος οὗτος πονηρός ὃν ὑμεῗς ποιεῗτε καὶ βεβηλοῦτε τὴν ἡμέραν τοῦ σαββάτου
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:25 - καὶ ἐμαχεσάμην G3164 μετ᾽ αὐτῶν καὶ κατηρασάμην αὐτοὺς καὶ ἐπάταξα ἐν αὐτοῗς ἄνδρας καὶ ἐμαδάρωσα αὐτοὺς καὶ ὥρκισα αὐτοὺς ἐν τῷ θεῷ ἐὰν δῶτε τὰς θυγατέρας ὑμῶν τοῗς υἱοῗς αὐτῶν καὶ ἐὰν λάβητε ἀπὸ τῶν θυγατέρων αὐτῶν τοῗς υἱοῗς ὑμῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 1:6 - μὴ βλέψητέ με ὅτι ἐγώ εἰμι μεμελανωμένη ὅτι παρέβλεψέν με ἥλιος υἱοὶ μητρός μου ἐμαχέσαντο G3164 ἐν ἐμοί ἔθεντό με φυλάκισσαν ἐν ἀμπελῶσιν ἀμπελῶνα ἐμὸν οὐκ ἐφύλαξα
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 27:8 - μαχόμενος G3164 καὶ ὀνειδίζων ἐξαποστελεῗ αὐτούς οὐ σὺ ἦσθα μελετῶν τῷ πνεύματι τῷ σκληρῷ ἀνελεῗν αὐτοὺς πνεύματι θυμοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:20 - στενοχωρούμενοι οὐ δυνάμεθα μάχεσθαι G3164 αὐτοὶ δὲ ἀσθενοῦμεν τοῦ ἡμᾶς συναχθῆναι
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:5 - (LXX 40:5)τοῦ μάχεσθαι G3164 πρὸς τοὺς Χαλδαίους καὶ πληρῶσαι αὐτὴν τῶν νεκρῶν τῶν ἀνθρώπων οὓς ἐπάταξα ἐν ὀργῇ μου καὶ ἐν θυμῷ μου καὶ ἀπέστρεψα τὸ πρόσωπόν μου ἀπ᾽ αὐτῶν περὶ πασῶν τῶν πονηριῶν αὐτῶν

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