1) to bear or carry through any place
2) to carry different ways
2a) to carry in different directions, to different places
2a1) of people who are carried hither and thither in a ship, driven to and fro
2b) to differ, to test, prove, the good things that differ
2b1) to distinguish between good and evil, lawful and unlawful, to approve of things that excel, to differ from one
2b2) to excel, surpass one
2c) impersonally, it makes a difference, it matters, is of importance
Part of Speech: none
Citing in TDNT: 9:62, 1252
From G1223 and G5342; to bear through, that is, (literally) transport; usually to bear apart, that is, (objectively) to toss about (figuratively report); subjectively to "differ", or (by implication) surpass: - be better, carry, differ from, drive up and down, be (more) excellent, make matter, publish, be of more value.
|b drive about||15.163|
|a carry through||15.196|
|c be different||58.41|
|d be valuable||65.6|
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University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
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