πνίγω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to choke, strangle
1a) of thorns crowding out the seed in the field and hindering its growth
2) to wring one's neck, throttle
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 6:455, 895

Strong

G4155
Strengthened from G4154; to wheeze, that is, (causative by implication) to throttle or strangle (drown): - choke, take by the throat.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a choke19.53
drown23.119
b cause plants to die23.120

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἔπνιγενverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular1
ἐπνίγοντοverb: 3rd person imperfect passive indicative plural1
ἔπνιξανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural1
Total3

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