5142: τρέφω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G5142 τρέφω

Transliteration: tréphō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I feed, nourish; I bring up, rear, provide for.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5142 τρέφω

Transliteration: tréphō

Derivation: a primary verb (properly, τρέφω (tréphō);

Definition: but perhaps strengthened from the base of G5157 through the idea of convolution); properly, to stiffen, i.e. fatten (by implication, to cherish (with food, etc.), pamper, rear)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

τρέφω

G5142 

Occurrences in the NT: 9

τρέφω
[in LXX for חָיָה hi., גָּדַל pi., אָכַל hi., etc. ;]
1. to make to grow, bring up, rear (cl.; I Mac 3:33 11:39): Lk 4:16 (T, WH, mg., ἀνατ-)
2. to nourish, feed: Mt 6:26 25:37, Lk 12:24, Ac 12:20, Re 12:6, 14; of a mother, to give suck, Lk 23:29; of animals, to fatten (Je 26 (46):21), fig., Ja 5:5 (cf. ἀνα-, ἐκ-, ἐν-τρέφω).†

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