2165: εὐφραίνω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2165 εὐφραίνω

Transliteration: euphraínō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I cheer, make glad; generally mid. or pass: I am glad, make merry, revel, feast.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2165 εὐφραίνω

Transliteration: euphraínō

Derivation: from G2095 and G5424;

Definition: to put (middle voice or passively, be) in a good frame of mind, i.e. rejoice

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

εὐφραίνω

G2165 

Occurrences in the NT: 14

εὐφραίνω
[in LXX chiefly for שָׂמַח, qal, pi. ;]
to cheer, gladden: c. acc pers., opp. to λυπεῖν, II Co 2:2. Pass., to be happy, rejoice, make merry: Lk 15:32, Ac 2:26 (LXX) Ro 15:10 (LXX), Ga 4:27 (LXX), Re 11:10 12:12; seq. ἐν, Ac 7:41; ἐπί c. dat., Re 18:20; of merry-making at a feast (III Ki 4:20; cf. Kennedy, Sources, 155; Field, Notes, 69 f.), Lk 12:19 15:23, 24, 29 (LXX) (λαμπρῶς) Lk 16:19.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition