3039: λικμάω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G3039 λικμάω

Transliteration: likmáō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I crush to powder, scatter like chaff.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3039 λικμάω

Transliteration: likmáō

Derivation: from λικμός (likmós), the equivalent of λίκνον (líknon) (a winnowing fan or basket);

Definition: to winnow, i.e. (by analogy), to triturate

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

λικμάω

G3039 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

λικμάω, -ῶ
(< λικμός = λίκνον, a winnowing-fan), [in LXX chiefly for זרה ni., pi., Ru 3:2, III Ki 14:15, Is 17:13, Je 38 (31):10, Da 2:44, al.;]
1. in cl., to winnow (so Ru 3:2).
2. In LXX (III Ki 14:15, Is 17:13, Je 38 (31):10, Da 2:44), to scatter (as chaff or dust): Lk 20:18 (RV, scatter as dust, Deiss., BS, 225 f., quotes ex. in π. which suggests the meaning ruin, destroy; cf. Vg. comminuet, AV, grind to powder; cf. also Kennedy, Sources, 126), Mt 21:44 [WH], R, txt.†

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