4486: ῥήγνυμι


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Dodson dictionary

4486
ῥήγνυμι, ῥήσσω,       Verb
I rend, break asunder; I break forth (into speech); I throw or dash down.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

4486
ῥήγνυμι (rhḗgnymi) or ῥήσσω (rhḗssō)
both prolonged forms of ῥήκω (rhḗkō) (which appears only in certain forms, and is itself probably a strengthened form of agnumi (see in 2608)); to "break," "wreck" or "crack", i.e. (especially) to sunder (by separation of the parts; 2608 being its intensive (with the preposition in composition), and 2352 a shattering to minute fragments; but not a reduction to the constituent particles, like 3089) or disrupt, lacerate; by implication, to convulse (with spasms); figuratively, to give vent to joyful emotions
:--break (forth), burst, rend, tear.

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