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Dictionaries :: Spare, Sparingly

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
A-1 Verb Strong's Number: g5339 Greek: pheidomai

Spare, Sparingly:

"to spare," i.e., "to forego" the infliction of that evil or retribution which was designed, is used with a negative in Act 20:29; Rom 8:32; 11:21 (twice); 2Cr 13:2; 2Pe 2:4, 5; positively, in 1Cr 7:28; 2Cr 1:3; rendered "forbear" in 2Cr 12:6.

Note: In Luk 15:17, perisseuo, "to abound, have abundance," is translated "have enough and to spare."

B-1 Adverb Strong's Number: g5340 Greek: pheidomenos

Spare, Sparingly:

akin to A, "sparingly," occurs in 2Cr 9:6 (twice), of sowing and reaping.

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