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Lexicon :: Strong's G4428 - ptyssō

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πτύσσω
Transliteration
ptyssō (Key)
Pronunciation
ptoos'-so
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably akin to petannumi (to spread, and thus apparently allied to πέτομαι (G4072) through the idea of expansion, and to πτύω (G4429) through that of flattening, cf πατέω (G3961))
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

πτύσσω ptýssō, ptoos'-so; probably akin to πετάννυμι petánnymi (to spread; and thus apparently allied to G4072 through the idea of expansion, and to 4429 through that of flattening; compare G3961); to fold, i.e. furl a scroll:—close.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G4428 in the following manner: close (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G4428 in the following manner: close (1x).
  1. to fold together, roll up

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πτύσσω ptýssō, ptoos'-so; probably akin to πετάννυμι petánnymi (to spread; and thus apparently allied to G4072 through the idea of expansion, and to 4429 through that of flattening; compare G3961); to fold, i.e. furl a scroll:—close.
STRONGS NT 4428: πτύσσω
πτύσσω: 1 aorist participle πτύξας; in classical Greek from Homer down; to fold together, roll up: τό βιβλίον, Luke 4:20 (A. V. closed); see ἀναπτύσσω (and cf. Schlottmann in Riehm under the word Schrift; Strack: in Herzog edition 2 under the word Sehreibkunst, etc. Compare: ἀναπτύσσω.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Luke
4:20

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4428 matches the Greek πτύσσω (ptyssō),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:20 - And He closed G4428 the [fn]book, gave it back to the attendant and sat down; and the eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on Him.

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