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Strong's #5595 - ψωμίζω

Transliteration
psōmízō
Phonetics
pso-mid'-zo
Origin
from the base of (G5596)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to feed by putting a bit or crumb (of food) into the mouth
    1. of infants, young animals etc.
  2. to feed, nourish
  3. to give a thing to feed someone, feed out to
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 398 ‑ אָכַל (aw‑kal');  939 ‑ בּוּזָה (boo‑zaw');  1262 ‑ בָּרָה (baw‑raw');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
2
NAS (3)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
2
HCS (2)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
1
BSB (2)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
1
ESV (2)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
1
WEB (3)
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ψωμ-ίζω,

fut. Att. -ιῶ LXX Numbers 11:4 :

feed by putting little bits into the mouth, as nurses do to children, Ar. Th. 692, Lys. 19, Hp. Morb. 4.54; or sick people, Id. Epid. 7.3; ψ. τινά τι LXX l. c.: Pass., ἐπίσταμαι γὰρ.., οἷς ψωμίζεται with what tit-bits he is fed, Ar. Eq. 715.

II give food by hand, σῖτον οὐδ' ἐάν τις ψωμίζῃ δύνανται καταπιεῖν Arist. HA 592a30; bestow for food, ψ. πάντα τὰ ὑπάρχοντα 1 Corinthians 13:3.

2. bait, ἄγκιστρον PFay. 2 iii 14 (Lyr.Adesp.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ψωμίζω

(< ψωμός , a morsel),

[in LXX chiefly for H398 hi.;]

to feed with morsels (as children or the sick; Hippocr.), hence, generally, in late writers, to feed, nourish: c. acc pers., Romans 12:20 (LXX); c. acc rei, to give out for food, 1 Corinthians 13:3 (cf. WM, § 32, 4an; for dupl. acc, cf. Numbers 11:4, Sirach 15:3, al.).†


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
εψώμιζον εψώμισά εψώμισέ εψώμισεν ψωμιεί ψωμιείς ψωμιζε ψώμιζε ψωμίζω ψωμιούσι ψωμίσαντός ψωμισάτω ψωμισω ψωμίσω psomiso psomíso psōmisō psōmísō psomize psōmize psṓmize
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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