4525: σαίνω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G4525 σαίνω

Transliteration: saínō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I fawn upon, flatter, beguile; pass: I am perturbed.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4525 σαίνω

Transliteration: saínō

Derivation: akin to G4579;

Definition: to wag (as a dog its tail fawningly), i.e. (generally) to shake (figuratively, disturb)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σαίνω

G4525 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

* σαίνω
1. prop. (Hom., al.), of dogs, to wag the tail, fawn.
2. Metaph., of persons, c. acc., to fawn upon, flatter, beguile: pass., I Th 3:3 (for conjectural emendations of the text, v. ICC, and M, Th., in l.).†

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