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Lexicon :: Strong's G4762 - strephō

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strephō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Strengthened from the base of τροπή (G5157)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:714,1093

Strong’s Definitions

στρέφω stréphō, stref'-o; strengthened from the base of G5157; to twist, i.e. turn quite around or reverse (literally or figuratively):—convert, turn (again, back again, self, self about).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G4762 in the following manner: turn (11x), turn (one's) self (2x), turn (one) (1x), turn again (1x), turn back again (1x), turn (one) about (1x), be converted (1x), variations of 'turn' (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G4762 in the following manner: turn (11x), turn (one's) self (2x), turn (one) (1x), turn again (1x), turn back again (1x), turn (one) about (1x), be converted (1x), variations of 'turn' (1x).
  1. to turn, turn around

  2. to turn one's self (i.e. to turn the back to one

    1. of one who no longer cares for another)

    2. metaph. to turn one's self from one's course of conduct, i.e. to change one's mind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
στρέφω stréphō, stref'-o; strengthened from the base of G5157; to twist, i.e. turn quite around or reverse (literally or figuratively):—convert, turn (again, back again, self, self about).
STRONGS NT 4762: στρέφω
στρέφω: 1 aorist ἐστρεψα; passive, present στρέφομαι; 2 aorist ἐστράφην; from Homer down; the Sept. for הָפַך, also for שָׂבַב, etc.; to turn, turn round: τί τίνι, to turn a thing to one, Matthew 5:39, and T Tr WH in Matthew 27:3 (for ἀποστρέφω, to bring back; see ἀποστρέφω, 2); reflexively (Winers Grammar, § 38, 1; Buttmann, § 130, 4), to turn oneself (i. e. to turn the back to one; used of one who no longer cares for another), Acts 7:42 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 469 (437)); τί εἰς τί, equivalent to μεταστρέφω, to turn one thing into another, Revelation 11:6. Passive reflexively, to turn oneself: στραφείς followed by a finite verb, having turned etc., Matthew 7:6; (Matthew 9:22 L T Tr WH); Matt. 16:23; Luke 7:9; Luke 9:55; Luke 14:25; Luke 22:61; John 1:38; John 20:16; στραφείς πρός τινα, followed by a finite verb (turning unto etc., or turned unto and etc.), Luke 7:44; Luke 10:21 (Luke 10:22) (Rst L T), Luke 10:23; Luke 23:28; στρέφεσθαι εἰς τά ὀπίσω, to turn oneself back, John 20:14; εἰς τά ἔθνη, Acts 13:46; ἐστράφησαν (ἐν L T Tr WH) ταῖς καρδίαις αὐτῶν εἰς Αἴγυπτον (R. V. they turned back in their hearts unto Egypt) i. e. to their condition there, Acts 7:39; absolutely and tropically, to turn oneself namely, from one's course of conduct, i. e. to change one's mind (cf. Winer's Grammar, as above): Matthew 18:3 and L T Tr WH in John 12:40. (Compare: ἀναστρέφω, ἀποστρέφω, διαστρέφω, ἐκστρέφω, ἐπιστρέφω, καταστρέφω, μεταστρέφω, σὑν᾿στρέφω, ὑποστρέφω.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

5:39; 7:6; 9:22; 16:23; 18:3; 27:3
7:9; 7:44; 9:55; 10:21; 10:22; 10:23; 14:25; 22:61; 23:28
1:38; 12:40; 20:14; 20:16
7:39; 7:42; 13:46

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4762 matches the Greek στρέφω (strephō),
which occurs 21 times in 21 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:39 - “But I say to you, do not resist an evil person; but whoever slaps you on your right cheek, turn G4762 the other to him also.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:6 - “Do not give what is holy to dogs, and do not throw your pearls before swine, or they will trample them under their feet, and turn G4762 and tear you to pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:22 - But Jesus turning G4762 and seeing her said, “Daughter, take courage; your faith has [fn]made you well.” [fn]At once the woman was [fn]made well.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:23 - But He turned G4762 and said to Peter, “Get behind Me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to Me; for you are not setting your mind on [fn]God’s interests, but man’s.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:3 - and said, “Truly I say to you, unless you [fn]are converted G4762 and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:3 - Then when Judas, who had betrayed Him, saw that He had been condemned, he felt remorse and returned G4762 the thirty [fn]pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:9 - Now when Jesus heard this, He marveled at him, and turned G4762 and said to the crowd that was following Him, “I say to you, not even in Israel have I found such great faith.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:44 - Turning G4762 toward the woman, He said to Simon, “Do you see this woman? I entered your house; you gave Me no water for My feet, but she has wet My feet with her tears and wiped them with her hair.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:55 - But He turned G4762 and rebuked them, [[fn]and said, “You do not know what kind of spirit you are of;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:23 - Turning G4762 to the disciples, He said privately, “Blessed are the eyes which see the things you see,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:25 - Now [fn]large crowds were going along with Him; and He turned G4762 and said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:61 - The Lord turned G4762 and looked at Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how He had told him, “Before a rooster crows today, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:28 - But Jesus turning G4762 to them said, “Daughters of Jerusalem, stop weeping for Me, but weep for yourselves and for your children.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:38 - And Jesus turned G4762 and saw them following, and *said to them, “What do you seek?” They said to Him, “Rabbi (which translated means Teacher), where are You staying?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:14 - When she had said this, she turned G4762 around and *saw Jesus standing there, and did not know that it was Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:16 - Jesus *said to her, “Mary!” She turned G4762 and *said to Him in [fn]Hebrew, “Rabboni!” (which means, Teacher).
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:39 - “Our fathers were unwilling to be obedient to him, but repudiated him and in their hearts turned G4762 back G4762 to Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:42 - “But God turned G4762 away G4762 and delivered them up to [fn]serve the [fn]host of heaven; as it is written in the book of the prophets, ‘IT WAS NOT TO ME THAT YOU OFFERED VICTIMS AND SACRIFICES FORTY YEARS IN THE WILDERNESS, WAS IT, O HOUSE OF ISRAEL?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:46 - Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, “It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning G4762 to the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:6 - These have the power to shut up the sky, so that rain will not fall during the days of their prophesying; and they have power over the waters to turn G4762 them into blood, and to strike the earth with every plague, as often as they desire.

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