2872: κοπιάω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2872 κοπιάω

Transliteration: kopiáō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: (a) I grow weary, (b) I toil, work with effort (of bodily and mental labor alike).

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2872 κοπιάω

Transliteration: kopiáō

Derivation: from a derivative of G2873;

Definition: to feel fatigue; by implication, to work hard

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κοπιάω

G2872 

Occurrences in the NT: 23

κοπιάω, -ῶ
(< κόπος), [in LXX chiefly for יגע;]
1. (as in cl.) to grow weary: Mt 11:28, Jo 4:6, Re 2:3 (cf. Is 40:31).
2. Hence, in LXX and NT, to work with effort, to toil: absol., Mt 6:28, Lk 5:5 12:27, Jo 4:38, Ac 20:35, I Co 4:12, Eph 4:28, II Ti 2:6; c. acc. rei, Jo 4:38; freq. in Paul. Epp., of ministerial labour: I Co 15:10 16:16; seq. ἐν, Ro 16:12, I Th 5:12 (v. M, Th., in l.), I Ti 5:17; εἰς, Ro 16:6, Ga 4:11, Phl 2:16, Col 1:29, I Ti 4:10.†

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