τρέφω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to nourish, support
2) feed
3) to give suck, to fatten
4) to bring up, nurture
Part of Speech: verb

Strong

G5142
A primary verb (properly θρέφω threphô; but perhaps strengthened from the base of G5157 through the idea of convolution); properly to stiffen, that is, fatten (by implication to cherish [with food, etc.], pamper, rear): - bring up, feed, nourish.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a provide food for23.6
b take care of35.45
c rear35.51

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)

ἐθρέψαμενverb: 1st person aorist active indicative plural1
ἔθρεψανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural1
ἐθρέψατεverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative plural1
τεθραμμένοςverb: perfect passive participle nominative singular masculine1
τρέφειverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular2
τρέφεσθαιverb: present passive infinitive1
τρέφεταιverb: 3rd person present passive indicative singular1
τρέφωσινverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive plural1
Total9

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