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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4087 - πικραίνω

Transliteration
pikraínō
Phonetics
pik-rah'ee-no
Origin
from (G4089)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
6:122,839
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to make bitter
    1. to produce a bitter taste in the stomach
  2. to embitter. exasperate
    1. render angry, indignant
    2. to be embittered, irritated
    3. to visit with bitterness, to grieve (deal bitterly with)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3707 ‑ כָּעַס (kaw‑as');  4775 ‑ מָרַד (maw‑rad');  7107 ‑ קָצַף (kaw‑tsaf');  7264 ‑ רָגַז (raw‑gaz');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (6)
Colossians
2
Revelation
4
NAS (7)
Colossians
1
Revelation
6
HCS (4)
Colossians
1
Revelation
3
BSB (4)
Colossians
1
Revelation
3
ESV (4)
Colossians
1
Revelation
3
WEB (6)
Colossians
2
Revelation
4
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

πικρ-αίνω,

make sharp or keen, esp. to the taste, π. τὴν κοιλίαν make it bitter, Revelation 10:9 : Pass., τὸ στόμα πικραίνεται Hp. Acut. 30: opp. γλυκαίνεσθαι, Arist. Ph. 244b20 .

2. metaph., embitter, irritate, τὴν ψυχήν LXX Job 27:2; τὴν ἀκοήν affect it harshly, opp. γλυκαίνω, D.H. Comp. 12, 15; make harsh, νόμους cj. in A. Eu. 693: Pass., to be exasperated, embittered, Pl. Lg. 731d, Theoc. 5.120; ὁ ζωγράφος πονεῖ τι καὶ π . vexes himself, Antiph. 144.3; π. ἐπί τισι LXX Exodus 16:20; ἔν τισι ib. Ruth 1:20; also ἐπικράνθη μοι it grieved me, ib. 13 .

3. of style, make harsh or rugged, διάλεκτον D.H. Dem. 55, cf. 34 .

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

πικραίνω

(< πικρός ),

[in LXX for H4775, H7107, etc.;]

to make bitter: Revelation 10:9; pass., Revelation 8:11; Revelation 10:10; metaph., to embitter (LXX) : pass., seq. πρός , Colossians 3:19.†


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

See s.v. πολυμερῶς. For the adj. πολύτροπος cf. P Flor I. 33.15 (iv/A.D.). In MGr πολύτροπος has a good sense, ";adroit.";

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
επικρανθη επικράνθη ἐπικράνθη επικρανθησαν επικράνθησαν ἐπικράνθησαν μὴ πικραινεσθε πικραίνεσθε πικραινομένη πικράναί πικράνας πικρανει πικρανεί πικρανεῖ πικρανθήσονται πικρασμώ epikranthe epikranthē epikránthe epikránthē epikranthesan epikranthēsan epikránthesan epikránthēsan me mē pikrainesthe pikraínesthe pikranei pikraneî
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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