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Entry for Strong's #5433 - φρυάσσω

Word Origin
akin to (1032), (1031)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to neigh, stamp the ground, prance, snort
  2. to be high-spirited
    1. of horses
    2. of men
      1. to take on lofty airs
      2. behave arrogantly
    3. to be tumultuous, to rage
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 7283 ‑ רָגַשׁ (raw‑gash');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Acts 1
Acts 1
Acts 1
V-AAI-3P 1
V-AAI-3P 1
V-AAI-3P 1
V-AAI-3P 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Akin to G1032, G1031

Thayer's Expanded Definition

φρυάσσω: 1 aorist 3 person plural ἐφρύαξαν; (everywhere in secular authors and also in Macc. as a deponent middle φρυάσσομαι (Winers Grammar, 24)); to neigh, stamp the ground, prance, snort; to be high-spirited: properly, of horses (Anthol. 5, 202, 4; Callimachus () lav. Pallad. verse 2); of men, to take on lofty airs, behave arrogantly (2 Macc. 7:34; 3Macc. 2:2, Anthol., Diodorus, Plutarch, others; (cf. Wetstein on Acts as below)); active for רָגַשׁ, to be tumultuous, to rage, Acts 4:25 from Psalm 2:1.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament


(so Ps, l.c., NT; elsewhere depon., φρυάσσομαι , Att.. -ττ -),

[in LXX: Psalms 2:1 (H7283), 2 Maccabees 7:34 R, 3 Maccabees 2:2*;]

prop., of horses, to neigh, whinny and prance (Plut., al.). Metaph., to be wanton, insolent: Acts 4:25 (LXX).†

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

(not χρεωφειλέτης, see WH Notes.2, pp. 159, 161) ";a debtor"; (Luk. 7:41; Luk. 16:5) : cf. Syll 329 ( = .3 742).53 (c. B.C. 85) ἀπέλυσαν τοὺς χρεω ̣φ (ε)ιλέτας, where, according to the editor’s note, the inscr. shows ΧΡΕΟΦΙΛΕΤΑΣ.

For χρέος, see BGU IV. 1113.23 (B.C. 14) ὡς ἴδιον χρέος ἀργυρ [ίο ]υ δραχ [μὰ ]ς χ ̣ι ̣[λ ]ι ̣[α ]̓, and for χρεώστης, see ib. III. 786ii. 6 (ii/A.D.) ὄντα χρεώστην το [ ] ταμείου.


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.
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