940: βασκαίνω


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Dodson dictionary

940
βασκαίνω,       Verb
I give the evil eye to, fascinate, bewitch, overpower.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

940 baskaínō (from baskanos, "to cast an evil spell, wishing injury upon someone; to bewitch") – properly, to exercise evil power over someone, like putting them under a spell; (used only in Gal 3:1); (figuratively) captivate ("be spellbinding"), appealing to someone's vanity and selfishness; "to blight by the evil eye, bewitch" (Abbott-Smith).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

940
βασκαίνω (baskaínō)
akin to 5335; to malign, i.e. (by extension) to fascinate (by false representations)
:--bewitch.

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