1) to cut into two parts
1a) of the cruel method of punishment used by the Hebrews and others of cutting one in two
2) cut up by scourging, scourge severely
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:225, 177
From a compound of a derivative of G1364 and a derivative of τέμνω temnô (to cut); to bisect, that is, (by extension) to flog severely: - cut asunder (in sunder).
|a cut in two||19.19|
|b punish severely||38.12|
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