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Strong's #3499 - νεκρόω

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  1. to make dead, to put to death, slay
  2. worn out
    1. of an impotent old man
  3. to deprive of power, destroy the strength of
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I make dead, mortify, μόριόν τι Gal. 11.265: Pass., νενεκρῶσθαι τὸ μόριον Id. 18(1).156: metaph., τὰ δόγματα.. δύναται νεκρωθῆναι M.Ant. 7.2; οὐ ψυχὴ κυρίως, ἀλλὰ νενεκρωμένη τις Simp. in Ph. 1066.27; to be dead, νεκρωθείς IG 14.1976; νενεκρωμένος, of the body of Abraham, Romans 4:19.

II metaph., mortify, νεκρώσατε τὰ μέλη Colossians 3:5.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

νεκρόω, νεκρῷ: 1 aorist imperative Νεκρώσατε; perfect passive participle νενεκρωμενος; to make dead (Vulg. and Latin Fathersmortifico), to put to death, slay: τινα, properly, Authol. app. 313, 5; passive νενεκρωμενος, hyperbolically, worn out, of an impotent old man, Hebrews 11:12; also σῶμα νενεκρωμενος, Romans 4:19; equivalent to to deprive of power, destroy the strength of: τά μέλη, i. e. the evil desire lurking in the members (of the body), Colossians 3:5. (τά δόγματα, Antoninus 7, 2; τήν ἕξιν, Plutarch, de primo frig. 21; (ἄνθρωπος, of obduracy, Epictetus diss. 1, 5, 7).)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

νειφόω ,

(<νεκρός ),

to make dead, put to death; pass., to be dead: hyperbolically, of impotent age, Hebrews 11:12; σῶμα , Romans 4:19. Trop., of carnal impulses, τὰ μέλη , Colossians 3:5.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Grenf II. 32.5 (B.C. 101) οὐλὴ ὀδόντι —";a curious phrase, meaning presumably that he had a front tooth broken"; (Edd.). The nom. of ὀδόντος, which is formed by vocalic assimilation from ἔδοντος, pres. part, of ἔδω (cf. Lat. edo), should really be ὀδών (Boisacq, p. 686). MGr δόντι.


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List of Word Forms
Νεκρωσατε Νεκρώσατε νενεκρωμενον νενεκρωμένον νενεκρωμενου νενεκρωμένου Nekrosate Nekrōsate Nekrṓsate nenekromenon nenekroménon nenekrōmenon nenekrōménon nenekromenou nenekroménou nenekrōmenou nenekrōménou
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