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Lexicon :: Strong's G4624 - skandalizō

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σκανδαλίζω
Transliteration
skandalizō (Key)
Pronunciation
skan-dal-id'-zo
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:339,1036

Strong’s Definitions

σκανδαλίζω skandalízō, skan-dal-id'-zo; from G4625; to entrap, i.e. trip up (figuratively, stumble (transitively) or entice to sin, apostasy or displeasure):—(make to) offend.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's G4624 in the following manner: offend (28x), make to offend (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's G4624 in the following manner: offend (28x), make to offend (2x).
  1. to put a stumbling block or impediment in the way, upon which another may trip and fall, metaph. to offend

    1. to entice to sin

    2. to cause a person to begin to distrust and desert one whom he ought to trust and obey

      1. to cause to fall away

      2. to be offended in one, i.e. to see in another what I disapprove of and what hinders me from acknowledging his authority

      3. to cause one to judge unfavourably or unjustly of another

    3. since one who stumbles or whose foot gets entangled feels annoyed

      1. to cause one displeasure at a thing

      2. to make indignant

      3. to be displeased, indignant

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σκανδαλίζω skandalízō, skan-dal-id'-zo; from G4625; to entrap, i.e. trip up (figuratively, stumble (transitively) or entice to sin, apostasy or displeasure):—(make to) offend.
STRONGS NT 4624: σκανδαλίζω
σκανδαλίζω; 1 aorist ἐσκανδαλισα; passive, present σκανδαλίζομαι; imperfect ἐσκανδαλιζομην; 1 aorist ἐσκανδαλίσθην (cf. Buttmann, 52 (45)); 1 future σκανδαλισθήσομαι; (σκάνδαλον); Vulg.scandalizo; Peshitto lSK) []; properly, to put a stumbling-block or impediment in the way, upon which another may trip and fall; to be a stumbling-block; in the N. T. always metaphorically, (R. V. to cause or make to stumble; A. V. to offend (cause to offend));
a. to entice to sin (Luth. ärgern, i. e. arg, bös machen): τινα, Matthew 5:29 (Matthew 5:30); Matthew 18:6,8f; Mark 9:42f, 45, 47; Luke 17:2; 1 Corinthians 8:13; passive Latinoffendor (A. V. to be offended), Vulg.scandalizor, Peshitto lSK []: Romans 14:21 (R G L Tr text); 2 Corinthians 11:29 (R. V. is made to stumble; cf. Winers Grammar, 153 (145)).
b. "to cause a person to begin to distrust and desert one whom he ought to trust and obey; to cause to fall away," and in the passive, to fall away (R. V. to stumble (cf. 'Teaching etc. 16, 5 [ET]; Hermas, vis. 4, 1, 3 [ET]; mand. 8, 10 [ET])): τινα, John 6:61; passive, Matthew 13:21; Matthew 24:10; Matthew 26:33; Mark 4:17; Mark 14:29; (John 16:1); ἐν τίνι (A. V.) to be offended in one, (find occasion of stumbling in), i. e. to see in another what I disapprove of and what hinders me from acknowledging his authority: Matthew 11:6; Matthew 13:57; Matthew 26:31; Mark 6:3; Mark 14:27; Luke 7:23; to cause one to judge unfavorably or unjustly of another, Matthew 17:27. Since the man who stumbles or whose foot gets entangled feels annoyed, σκανδαλίζω means c. to cause one to feel displeasure at a thing; to make indignant: τινα, passive, to be displeased, indignant (A. V. offended), Matthew 15:12. The verb σκανδαλίζω is found neither in secular authors nor in the Sept., but only in the relies of Aq.'s version of the O. T., Psalm 63:9 (Ps. 64:9); Isaiah 8:15; (xl. 30); Proverbs 4:12 for כָּשַׁל; besides in Sir. 9:5 Sir. 23:8 Sir. 35:15 (Sir. 32:15); (Psalt. Sal. 16, 7. Cf. Winer's Grammar, 33.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Psalms
16; 16:7; 63:9; 64:9
Proverbs
4:12
Isaiah
8:15
Matthew
5:29; 5:30; 11:6; 13:21; 13:57; 15:12; 17:27; 18:6; 18:8; 24:10; 26:31; 26:33
Mark
4:17; 6:3; 9:42; 9:45; 9:47; 14:27; 14:29
Luke
7:23; 17:2
John
6:61; 16:1
Romans
14:21
1 Corinthians
8:13
2 Corinthians
11:29

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4624 matches the Greek σκανδαλίζω (skandalizō),
which occurs 30 times in 28 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:29 - “Now if your right eye is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, tear it out and throw it away from you; for it is better for you to lose one of the parts of your body, [fn]than for your whole body to be thrown into [fn]hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:30 - “And if your right hand is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, cut it off and throw it away from you; for it is better for you [fn]to lose one of the parts of your body, [fn]than for your whole body to go into [fn]hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:6 - “And blessed is [fn]any person who does not [fn]take G4624 offense G4624 at Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:21 - yet he has no firm root in himself, but is only temporary, and when affliction or persecution occurs because of the [fn]word, immediately he [fn]falls G4624 away G4624.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:57 - And they took G4624 offense G4624 at Him. But Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not dishonored except in his [fn]hometown and in his own household.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:12 - Then the disciples came and *said to Him, “Do You know that the Pharisees were [fn]offended G4624 when they heard this statement?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:27 - “However, so that we do not offend G4624 them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up; and when you open its mouth, you will find a [fn]stater. Take that and give it to them for you and Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:6 - but whoever causes G4624 one of these little ones who believe in Me to G4624 [fn]sin G4624, it is better for him that a [fn]heavy millstone be hung around his neck, and that he be drowned in the depths of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:8 - “And if your hand or your foot is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, cut it off and throw it away from you; it is better for you to enter life maimed or without a foot, than to have two hands or two feet and be thrown into the eternal fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:9 - “And if your eye is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, tear it out and throw it away from you. It is better for you to enter life with one eye, than to have two eyes and be thrown into the [fn]fiery hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:10 - “And at that time many will [fn]fall G4624 away G4624, and they will [fn]betray one another and hate one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:31 - Then Jesus *said to them, “You will all [fn]fall G4624 away G4624 because of Me this night, for it is written: ‘I WILL STRIKE THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP OF THE FLOCK WILL BE SCATTERED.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:33 - But Peter replied to Him, “Even if they all [fn]fall G4624 away G4624 because of You, I will never fall G4624 away G4624!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:17 - and yet they have no firm root in themselves, but are only temporary; then, when affliction or persecution occurs because of the word, immediately they [fn]fall G4624 away G4624.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:3 - “Is this not the carpenter, the son of Mary and brother of [fn]James, Joses, Judas, and Simon? And are His sisters not here with us?” And they took G4624 offense G4624 at Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:42 - “Whoever causes G4624 one of these [fn]little ones who believe in Me to G4624 [fn]sin G4624, it is better for him if a heavy millstone is hung around his neck and he [fn]is thrown into the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:43 - “And if your hand causes G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life maimed, than, having your two hands, to go into [fn]hell, into the unquenchable fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:45 - “And if your foot is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life without a foot, than, having your two feet, to be thrown into [fn]hell.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:47 - “And if your eye is causing G4624 you to G4624 sin G4624, throw it away; it is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye, than, having two eyes, to be thrown into [fn]hell,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:27 - And Jesus *said to them, “You will all [fn]fall G4624 away G4624, because it is written: ‘I WILL STRIKE THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP WILL BE SCATTERED.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:29 - But Peter said to Him, “Even if they all [fn]fall G4624 away G4624, yet I will not!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:23 - “And blessed is [fn]anyone who does not take G4624 offense G4624 at Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:2 - “It is better for him if a millstone is hung around his neck and he [fn]is thrown into the sea, than that he may cause G4624 one of these little ones to G4624 [fn]sin G4624.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:61 - But Jesus, aware that His disciples were complaining about this, said to them, “Is this [fn]offensive G4624 to you?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:1 - “These things I have spoken to you so that you will not [fn]be led G4624 into G4624 sin G4624.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 14:21 - It is good not to eat meat or to drink wine, or to do anything by which your brother or sister stumbles.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 8:13 - Therefore, if food causes G4624 my brother to G4624 sin G4624, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause G4624 my brother to G4624 sin G4624.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:29 - Who is weak without my being weak? Who is [fn]led G4624 into G4624 sin G4624 [fn]without my intense concern?

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