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Dictionaries :: Refresh, Refreshing

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
A-1 Verb Strong's Number: g373 Greek: anapauo

Refresh, Refreshing:

"to give intermission from labor, to give rest, refresh" (ana, "back," pauo, "to cause to cease"), is translated "to refresh" in 1Cr 16:18; 2Cr 7:13; Phm 1:7, 20.

A-2 Verb Strong's Number: g4875 Greek: sunanapauomai

Refresh, Refreshing:

"to lie down, to rest with" (sun, "with," and No. 1 in the Middle Voice), is used metaphorically of being "refreshed" in spirit with others, in Rom 15:32, AV, "may with (you) be refreshed" (RV, "... find rest"). In the Sept., Isa 11:6.

A-3 Verb Strong's Number: g404 Greek: anapsucho

Refresh, Refreshing:

"to make cool, refresh" (ana, "back," psucho, "to cool"), is used in 2Ti 1:16 (cp. B). In the papyri it is used of "taking relaxation."

Note: In Act 27:3, the verb tunchano, "to obtain or receive," with the object epimeleia, "care," is translated "to refresh himself" (RV, marg., "to receive attention," i.e., to enjoy the kind attention of his friends).

B-1 Noun Strong's Number: g403 Greek: anapsuxis

Refresh, Refreshing:

"a refreshing" (akin to A, No. 3), occurs in Act 3:19. In the Sept., Exd 8:15. In the papyri it is used of "obtaining relief."

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