ψηλαφάω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to handle, touch and feel
2) metaphorically mentally to seek after tokens of a person or a thing
Part of Speech: verb

Strong

G5584
From the base of G5567 (compare G5586); to manipulate, that is, verify by contact; figuratively to search for: - feel after, handle, touch.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a touch24.76
b try to find27.40

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)

ἐψηλάφησανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural1
ψηλαφήσατέverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural1
ψηλαφήσειανverb: 3rd person aorist active optative plural1
ψηλαφωμένῳverb: present passive participle dative singular neuter1
Total4

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