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Lexicon :: Strong's G3738 - orcheomai

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ὀρχέομαι
Transliteration
orcheomai (Key)
Pronunciation
or-kheh'-om-ahee
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Middle voice from orchos (a row or ring)
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Strong’s Definitions

ὀρχέομαι orchéomai, or-kheh'-om-ahee; middle voice from ὄρχος órchos (a row or ring); to dance (from the ranklike or regular motion):—dance.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G3738 in the following manner: dance (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G3738 in the following manner: dance (4x).
  1. to dance

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὀρχέομαι orchéomai, or-kheh'-om-ahee; middle voice from ὄρχος órchos (a row or ring); to dance (from the ranklike or regular motion):—dance.
STRONGS NT 3738: ὀρχέομαι
ὀρχέομαι, ὀρχοῦμαι: 1 aorist ὠρχησαμην; (from χορός, by transposition ὄρχος; cf. ά῾ρπω, ἁρπάζω, and Latinrapio, μορφή and Latinforma; (but these supposed transpositions are extremely doubtful, cf. Curtius, § 189; Fick 4:207, 167. Some connect ὀρχέομαι with the root, argh, 'to put in rapid motion'; cf. Vanicek, p. 59)); to dance: Matthew 11:17; Matthew 14:6; Mark 6:22; Luke 7:32. (From Homer down; the Sept. for רָקַד, 1 Chronicles 15:29; Ecclus. 3:4; 2 Samuel 6:21.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Samuel
6:21
1 Chronicles
15:29
Matthew
11:17; 14:6
Mark
6:22
Luke
7:32

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3738 matches the Greek ὀρχέομαι (orcheomai),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:17 - And saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have G3738  not danced; G3738 we have mourned unto you, and ye have not lamented.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:6 - But when Herod's birthday was kept, the daughter of Herodias danced G3738 before them, and pleased Herod.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:22 - And when the daughter of the said Herodias came in, and danced, G3738 and pleased Herod and them that sat with him, the king said unto the damsel, Ask of me whatsoever thou wilt, and I will give it thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:32 - They are like unto children sitting in the marketplace, and calling one to another, and saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have G3738  not danced; G3738 we have mourned to you, and ye have not wept.

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