4579: σείω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G4579 σείω

Transliteration: seíō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I shake; fig: I agitate, stir up.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4579 σείω

Transliteration: seíō

Derivation: apparently a primary verb;

Definition: to rock (vibrate, properly, sideways or to and fro), i.e. (generally) to agitate (in any direction; cause to tremble); figuratively, to throw into a tremor (of fear or concern)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σείω

G4579 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

σείω
[in LXX chiefly for רעשׁ ;]
to shake, move to and fro: τ. γῆν, He 12:26 (LXX); pass., ἡ γῆ, Mt 27:51 (LXX); συκῆ, Re 6:13. Metaph., to agitate, stir up, with fear or some other emotion: Mt 21:10 28:4 (cf. ἀνα-, δια-, κατα-σείω).†

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