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Lexicon :: Strong's G4072 - petomai

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πέτομαι
Transliteration
petomai (Key)
Pronunciation
pet'-om-ahee
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Middle voice of a primary verb
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

πέτομαι pétomai, pet'-om-ahee; middle voice of a primary verb; to fly:—fly(-ing).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G4072 in the following manner: fly (3x), flying (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G4072 in the following manner: fly (3x), flying (2x).
  1. to fly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πέτομαι pétomai, pet'-om-ahee; middle voice of a primary verb; to fly:—fly(-ing).
STRONGS NT 4072: πετάομαι
πετάομαι, πετωμαι; a doubtful later Greek form for the earlier πέτομαι (see Lob. ad Phryn., p. 581; Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. ii, p. 271f; cf. Winers Grammar, 88 (84); (Buttmann, 65 (58); Veitch, under the word)); to fly: in the N. T. found only in present participle, πετωμενος, Rec. in Revelation 4:7; Revelation 8:13; Revelation 14:6; Revelation 19:17, where since Griesbach πετόμενος has been restored.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Revelation
4:7; 8:13; 14:6; 19:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4072 matches the Greek πέτομαι (petomai),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:7 - And the first beast was like a lion, and the second beast like a calf, and the third beast had a face as a man, and the fourth beast was like a flying G4072 eagle.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:13 - And I beheld, and heard an angel flying G4072 through the midst of heaven, saying with a loud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabiters of the earth by reason of the other voices of the trumpet of the three angels, which are yet to sound!
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:14 - And to the woman were given two wings of a great eagle, that she might fly G4072 into the wilderness, into her place, where she is nourished for a time, and times, and half a time, from the face of the serpent.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:6 - And I saw another angel fly G4072 in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:17 - And I saw an angel standing in the sun; and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the fowls that fly G4072 in the midst of heaven, Come and gather yourselves together unto the supper of the great God;

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