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Lexicon :: Strong's G5342 - pherō

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pherō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary verb (for which other and apparently not cognate ones are used in certain tenses only, namely, oio {oy'-o}; and enegko {en-eng'-ko)
66x in 33 unique form(s)
64x in 36 unique form(s)
233x in 53 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:56,1252

Trench's Synonyms: lviii. φέρω, φορέω.

Strong’s Definitions

φέρω phérō, fer'-o; a primary verb (for which other, and apparently not cognate ones are used in certain tenses only; namely, οἴω oíō oy'-o; and ἐνέγκω enénkō en-eng'-ko; to "bear" or carry (in a very wide application, literally and figuratively, as follows):—be, bear, bring (forth), carry, come, + let her drive, be driven, endure, go on, lay, lead, move, reach, rushing, uphold.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 64x

The KJV translates Strong's G5342 in the following manner: bring (34x), bear (8x), bring forth (5x), come (3x), reach (2x), endure (2x), carry (1x), miscellaneous (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 64x
The KJV translates Strong's G5342 in the following manner: bring (34x), bear (8x), bring forth (5x), come (3x), reach (2x), endure (2x), carry (1x), miscellaneous (9x).
  1. to carry

    1. to carry some burden

      1. to bear with one's self

    2. to move by bearing; move or, to be conveyed or borne, with the suggestion of force or speed

      1. of persons borne in a ship over the sea

      2. of a gust of wind, to rush

      3. of the mind, to be moved inwardly, prompted

    3. to bear up i.e. uphold (keep from falling)

      1. of Christ, the preserver of the universe

  2. to bear, i.e. endure, to endure the rigour of a thing, to bear patiently one's conduct, or spare one (abstain from punishing or destroying)

  3. to bring, bring to, bring forward

    1. to move to, apply

    2. to bring in by announcing, to announce

    3. to bear i.e. bring forth, produce; to bring forward in a speech

    4. to lead, conduct

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φέρω phérō, fer'-o; a primary verb (for which other, and apparently not cognate ones are used in certain tenses only; namely, οἴω oíō oy'-o; and ἐνέγκω enénkō en-eng'-ko; to "bear" or carry (in a very wide application, literally and figuratively, as follows):—be, bear, bring (forth), carry, come, + let her drive, be driven, endure, go on, lay, lead, move, reach, rushing, uphold.
φέρω; (allied to German führen. fahren (English bear, etc. Scotch bairn, etc. etc.; cf. Curtius, § 411)); imperfect ἔφερον; passive, present φέρομαι; imperfect ἐφερομην; future active οἴσω (John 21:18; Revelation 21:26); 1 aorist ἤνεγκα, participle ἐνέγκας; 2 aorist infinitive ἐνεγκεῖν (Matthew 7:18 T WH); 1 aorist passive ἠνέχθην (2 Peter 1:17, 21); (cf. WHs Appendix, p. 164; Buttmann, 68 (60); Winers Grammar, 90 (85f); especially Veitch, p. 668f); from Homer down; the Sept. for הֵבִיא and נָשָׂא; to bear, i. e.:
1. to carry;
a. to carry some burden: τόν σταυρόν ὄπισθεν τίνος, Luke 23:26; to bear with oneself (which the Greek writings express by the middle) (A. V. to bring): τί, Luke 24:1; John 19:39.
b. to move by bearing; passive, like the Latin feror equivalent to moveor, to be conveyed or borne, with a suggestion of speed or force (often so in secular authors from Homer down): of persons borne in a ship over the sea (A. V. to be driven), Acts 27:15, 17; of a gust of wind, to rush, Acts 2:2 (cf. Jeremiah 18:14); φωνή ἐνεχθεισα, was brought, came, 2 Peter 1:17, 18 (see ὑπό, I. 2 a.); of the mind, to be moved inwardly, prompted, ὑπό πνεύματος ἁγίου, 2 Peter 1:21; φέρομαι ἐπί τί (R. V. press on), Hebrews 6:1.
c. according to a less frequent use to bear up, i. e. uphold (keep from falling): φέρων τά πάντα τῷ ῤήματι τῆς δυνάμεως αὐτοῦ, of God (the Son) the preserver of the universe, Hebrews 1:3 (so in the Targums and rabbinical writings סְבַל is often used, e. g. עולָמו סובֵל, of God; οὐ δυνήσομαι ἐγώ μόνος φέρειν τόν λαόν τοῦτον, Numbers 11:14, cf. 11; add, Deuteronomy 1:9, for נָשָׂא; τά μή (μέν) ὄντα φέρων καί τά πάντα γεννων, Philo, rer. div. haer. § 7; from native Greek writings we have φέρειν τήν πόλιν, Plutarch, Lucull. 6; cf. Bleek, Brief a. d. Hebrew ii. 1, p. 70f).
2. to bear i. e. endure (examples without number in Greek writings from Homer down; cf. Passow, under the word, B. I. 3; (Liddell and Scott, under the word A. III.)): τόν ὀνειδισμόν, Hebrews 13:13; τί, to endure the rigor of a thing, Hebrews 12:20; τινα, to bear patiently one's conduct, or to spare one (abstain from punishing or destroying), Romans 9:22.
3. to bring, bring to, bring forward;
a. properly: τινα, Acts 5:16; τί, Mark (Mark 6:27 R G T Tr WH); Acts 11:2 T Tr WH, Mark 12:16; Luke 15:23; Acts 4:34, 37; Acts 5:2; 2 Timothy 4:13; τινα πρός τινα, Mark 1:32; Mark 2:3 (T Tr marginal reading WH); Mark 9:17 (Winer's Grammar, 278 (262)), 19f; (τινα ἐπί τινα, Luke 12:11 Tr marginal reading); τινα τίνι, Mark 7:32; Mark 8:22; (τινα ἐπί τίνος, Luke 5:18); τί τίνι, Mark 12:15; John 2:8; with ὧδε added, Matthew 14:18 (here Tr marginal reading brackets ὧδε); Matthew 17:17; τί πρός τινα, Mark 11:7 (T Tr WH); τί εἰς with an accusative of the place, Revelation 21:24, 26; τί ἐπί πίνακι, Matthew 14:11; Mark 6:28 (Mark 6:27, Lachmann); ἀπό τίνος (a part of (see ἀπό, I. 3)), John 21:10; φέρω τίνι φαγεῖν, An. 4:33.
b. to move to, apply: τόν δάκτυλόν, τήν χεῖρα, ὧδε, εἰς with an accusative of the place (A. V. reach), John 20:27. figuratively, φέρεται ὑμῖν τί, a thing is offered (literally, 'is being brought') to you: χάρις, 1 Peter 1:13.
c. to bring by announcing: διδαχήν, 2 John 1:10 (τίνι ἀγγελιην, μυθον, λόγον, φημην, etc., in Homer, Pindar, others); to announce (see Passow, under the word, p. 2231b; (Liddell and Scott, under the word, A. IV. 4)): θάνατον, Hebrews 9:16.
d. to bear i. e. bring forth, produce;
α. properly: καρπόν (Matthew 7:18a T WH, 18b T); Mark 9:8 (on ἐν ἑξήκοντα, etc. WH text, see ἐν, I. 5 f.); John 12:24; John 15:2, 4f, 8, 16; (Homer, Odyssey 4, 229; Hesiod, Works, 117; Xenophon, mem. 2, 1, 28; others).
β. to bring forward in speech: προφητεία, 2 Peter 1:21 (A. V. came); κρίσιν κατά τίνος, 2 Peter 2:11; (κατηγορίαν κατά τίνος, John 18:29 R G L Tr (but here T WH omit κατά)); αἰτιώματα κατά τίνος, Acts 25:7 R G (but G omits κατά τίνος); αἰτίαν, Acts 25:18 L T Tr WH; (τασας αἰτίας, reasons, Demosthenes, p. 1328, 22; ἀπολογισμους, Polybius 1, 32, 4).
e. to lead, conduct (A. V. bring, carry, etc. (German führen)): ἐπί with an accusative of the place, Mark 15:22; Acts 14:13; (ἐκεῖ) ὅπου, John 21:18; metaphorically, a gate is said φέρειν (Latin ferre (English lead)) εἰς τήν πόλιν, Acts 12:10 (ὁδός φέρουσαν εἰς ἱρόν, Herodotus 2, 122; διά τῆς ἀγορᾶς ἐς τό πρός ἠω, id. 2, 138 (cf. Liddell and Scott, under the word, A. VII.)). (Compare: ἀναφέρω, ἀποφέρω, διαφέρω, εἰσφέρω, παρεισφέρω, ἐκφέρω, ἐπιφέρω, καταφέρω, παραφέρω, περιφέρω, προφέρω, προσφέρω, συνφέρω, ὑποφέρω. Synonym: cf. Schmidt, chapter 105.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

11:11; 11:14
7:18; 7:18; 14:11; 14:18; 17:17
1:32; 2:3; 6:27; 6:27; 6:28; 7:32; 8:22; 9:8; 9:17; 11:7; 12:15; 12:16; 15:22
5:18; 12:11; 15:23; 23:26; 24:1
2:8; 12:24; 15:2; 15:4; 15:8; 15:16; 18:29; 19:39; 20:27; 21:10; 21:18; 21:18
2:2; 4:34; 4:37; 5:2; 5:16; 11:2; 12:10; 14:13; 25:7; 25:18; 27:15; 27:17
2 Timothy
1:3; 6:1; 9:16; 12:20; 13:13
1 Peter
2 Peter
1:17; 1:17; 1:18; 1:21; 1:21; 1:21; 2:11
2 John
21:24; 21:26; 21:26

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5342 matches the Greek φέρω (pherō),
which occurs 64 times in 58 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 14:11–Heb 13:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:11 - And his head was brought G5342 in a charger, and given to the damsel: and she brought G5342 it to her mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:18 - He said, Bring G5342 them hither to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:17 - Then Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring G5342 him hither to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:32 - And at even, when the sun did set, they brought G5342 unto him all that were diseased, and them that were possessed with devils.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:3 - And they come unto him, bringing G5342 one sick of the palsy, which was borne of four.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:8 - And other fell on good ground, and did yield fruit that sprang up and increased; and brought forth, G5342 some thirty, and some sixty, and some an hundred.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:27 - And immediately the king sent an executioner, and commanded his head to be brought: G5342 and he went and beheaded him in the prison,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:28 - And brought G5342 his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel: and the damsel gave it to her mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:32 - And they bring G5342 unto him one that was deaf, and had an impediment in his speech; and they beseech him to put his hand upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:22 - And he cometh to Bethsaida; and they bring G5342 a blind man unto him, and besought him to touch him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:17 - And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought G5342 unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:19 - He answereth him, and saith, O faithless generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring G5342 him unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:20 - And they brought G5342 him unto him: and when he saw him, straightway the spirit tare him; and he fell on the ground, and wallowed foaming.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:15 - Shall we give, or shall we not give? But he, knowing their hypocrisy, said unto them, Why tempt ye me? bring G5342 me a penny, that I may see it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:16 - And they brought G5342 it. And he saith unto them, Whose is this image and superscription? And they said unto him, Caesar's.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:22 - And they bring G5342 him unto the place Golgotha, which is, being interpreted, The place of a skull.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:18 - And, behold, men brought G5342 in a bed a man which was taken with a palsy: and they sought means to bring him in, and to lay him before him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 15:23 - And bring hither G5342 the fatted calf, and kill it; and let us eat, and be merry:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:26 - And as they led him away, they laid hold upon one Simon, a Cyrenian, coming out of the country, and on him they laid the cross, that he might bear G5342 it after Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:1 - Now upon the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they came unto the sepulchre, bringing G5342 the spices which they had prepared, and certain others with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:8 - And he saith unto them, Draw out now, and bear G5342 unto the governor of the feast. And they bare G5342 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:33 - Therefore said the disciples one to another, Hath G5342  any man brought G5342 him ought to eat?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:24 - Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth G5342 much fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:2 - Every branch in me that beareth G5342 not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth G5342 fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth G5342 more fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:4 - Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear G5342 fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:5 - I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth G5342 much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:8 - Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear G5342 much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:16 - Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth G5342 fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:29 - Pilate then went out unto them, and said, What accusation bring ye G5342 against this man?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:39 - And there came also Nicodemus, which at the first came to Jesus by night, and brought G5342 a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about an hundred pound weight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:27 - Then saith he to Thomas, Reach G5342 hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither G5342 thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not faithless, but believing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:10 - Jesus saith unto them, Bring G5342 of the fish which ye have now caught.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:18 - Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry G5342 thee whither thou wouldest not.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:2 - And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing G5342 mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:34 - Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them, and brought G5342 the prices of the things that were sold,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:37 - Having land, sold it, and brought G5342 the money, and laid it at the apostles' feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:2 - And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought G5342 a certain part, and laid it at the apostles' feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:16 - There came also a multitude out of the cities round about unto Jerusalem, bringing G5342 sick folks, and them which were vexed with unclean spirits: and they were healed every one.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:10 - When they were past the first and the second ward, they came unto the iron gate that leadeth G5342 unto the city; which opened to them of his own accord: and they went out, and passed on through one street; and forthwith the angel departed from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:13 - Then the priest of Jupiter, which was before their city, brought G5342 oxen and garlands unto the gates, and would have done sacrifice with the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:7 - And when he was come, the Jews which came down from Jerusalem stood round about, and laid G5342 many and grievous complaints against Paul, which they could not prove.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:15 - And when the ship was caught, and could not bear up into the wind, we let her drive. G5342
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:17 - Which when they had taken up, they used helps, undergirding the ship; and, fearing lest they should fall into the quicksands, strake sail, and so were driven. G5342
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 9:22 - What if God, willing to shew his wrath, and to make his power known, endured G5342 with much longsuffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 4:13 - The cloke that I left at Troas with Carpus, when thou comest, bring G5342 with thee, and the books, but especially the parchments.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 1:3 - Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding G5342 all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:1 - Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on G5342 unto perfection; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 9:16 - For where a testament is, there must also of necessity be G5342 the death of the testator.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:20 - (For they could G5342  not endure G5342 that which was commanded, And if so much as a beast touch the mountain, it shall be stoned, or thrust through with a dart:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:13 - Let us go forth therefore unto him without the camp, bearing G5342 his reproach.

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