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Strong's #1612 - ἐκστρέφω

from (G1537) and (G4762)
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  1. to turn or twist out, tear up
  2. to turn inside out, invert
  3. to change for the worse, pervert, corrupt
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2015 ‑ הָפַךְ (haw‑vak');  6561 ‑ פָּרַק (paw‑rak');  6679 ‑ צִיד (tsood);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


1. turn out of, βόθρου τ' ἐξέστρεψε [δένδρον] rooted up a tree from the trench it stood in, Il. 17.58. II turn inside out, τὰ βλέφαρα Ar. Pl. 721: metaph., change or alter entirely, τοὺς τρόπους Id. Nu. 88; τοὺς ἡμετέρους Ἱππέας ib. 554: Pass., ποσὶν ἐξεστραμμένοις πορευόμενοι with feet turned outwards, Arist. Phgn. 813a14; to be distorted, Gal. 7.27.

2. metaph. in pf. part. Pass., γενεὰ ἐξεστραμμένη perverse generation, LXX De. 32.20.

3. transmute base metal, Zos. Alch. p.195B.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐκστρέφω: perfect passive ἐξεστραμμαι;

1. to turn or twist out, tear up (Homer, Iliad 17, 58).

2. to turn inside out, invert; tropically, to change for the worse, pervert, corrupt (Aristophanes nub. 554; the Sept. Deuteronomy 32:20): Titus 3:11.

STRONGS NT 1612a: ἐκσῴζω [ἐκσῴζω: 1 aorist ἐξεσωσα; to save from, either to keep or to rescue from danger (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down): εἰς αἰγιαλόν ἐκσωσαι τό πλοῖον, to bring the ship safe to shore, Acts 27:39 WH text; others ἐξῶσαι, see ἐξωθέω, and εἰ I. 7 c.]

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐκ -στρέφω ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 32:20, Amos 6:13 Ezekiel 16:34 A (H2015), Zechariah 11:16 (H6561 pi.), Ezekiel 13:20 (H6679 pi.)*;]

1. to turn out of (Hom.).

2. to turn inside out; metaph., to change entirely, pervert (Aristoph.): Titus 3:11.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
εκστρέψει εξεστραμμένη εξεστραπται εξέστραπται ἐξέστραπται εξεστρέψατε exestraptai exéstraptai
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