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Strong's #5005 - ταλαίπωρος

Root Word (Etymology)
from the base of (G5007) and a derivative of the base of (G3984)
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  1. enduring toils and troubles
  2. afflicted, wretched
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Strong #: 7703 ‑ שָׁדַד (shaw‑dad');  
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KJV (2)
Romans 1
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

τᾰλαίπωρος, ον,

suffering, distressed, miserable, Θῆβαι Pi. Fr. 197; βροτοί A. Pr. 233; ὦ ταλαίπωρ' ib. 317, cf. 595 (lyr.), 623, S. OC 14, etc.; ἀνδρῶν γένος Id. Fr. 945; τ. ἄρα τις σύ γε Pl. Euthd. 302b; τὸ τ. hardihood, Ar. Nu. 414; a hard life, Hp. Aër. 19. Adv. -ρως Ar. Ec. 54, Th. 3.4.

2. of things, τ. βίος S. OC 91; πράγματα Ar. Av. 135; πάθος Alex. 144; ταλαιπωρότερον οὐδέν ἐστι.. τῆς γαστρός Diph. 60.3.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ταλαίπωρος, ταλαίπωρον (from ΤΑΛΑΩ, ΤΛΑΩ, to bear, undergo, and πῶρος a callus (others, πῶρος, but cf. Suidas (edited by Gaisf.), p. 3490 c. and note; others connect the word with περάω, πειράω, cf. Curtius, § 466)), enduring toils and troubles; afflicted, wretched": Romans 7:24; Revelation 3:17. (Isaiah 33:1; Tobit 13:10; Wis. 3:11 Wis. 13:10; (Pindar), Tragg., Aristophanes, Demosthenes, Polybius, Aesop, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ταλαίωρος , -ον ,

[in LXX: Psalms 137:8 (H7703), Isaiah 33:1 (ποιεῖν τ ., H7703), Tobit 13:10, Wisdom of Solomon 3:11, al.;]

distressed, miserable, wretched: Romans 7:24, Revelation 3:17.†

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

";accordingly,"; ";wherefore"; (1 Thessalonians 4:8 Hebrews 12:1) : P Tebt II. 315.14 (ii/A.D.) τοιγαροῦν [μη ]δὲν ταραχ [θ ]ῇς, ἐγὼ γάρ [σ ]ε [ ]παλλάξω, ";do not be disturbed on this account, as I will get you off"; (Edd.), P Giss I. 3.7 (A.D. 117) (= Chrest. I. p. 571) χαίροντες τοιγαροῦν θύοντες τὰς ἑστίας ἀνάπτωμεν, and P Oxy I. 124.7 (a schoolboy’s exercise—iii/A.D.) πέμψας τοιγαροῦν ὁ Ἄδραστος εἰς [Δε ]λφοὺς ἐπυνθάνετο τὴν αἰτίαν, ";Adrastus therefore sent to Delphi and inquired the cause"; (Edd.).


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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
ταλαιπωρος ταλαίπωρος ταλαιπώρους ταλαιπώρως talaiporos talaipōros talaíporos talaípōros
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