2655: καταναρκάω


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Dodson dictionary

2655
καταναρκάω,       Verb
(properly a medical term: I stupefy, hence) I burden, encumber.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

2655 katanarkáō (from 2596/katá, "down, according to," intensifying the root narkaō, "make numb, stupefy") – properly, to numb up to down (used as an ancient medical term meaning "stupefy," literally, "make numb, paralyze"); (figuratively) to burden, like when a person is viewed as a taxing handicap, i.e. who slows (weighs) others down.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2655
καταναρκάω (katanarkáō)
from 2596 and ναρκάω (narkáō) (to be numb); to grow utterly torpid, i.e. (by implication) slothful (figuratively, expensive)
:--be burdensome (chargeable).

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)