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Strong's #1629 - ἐκφοβέω

from (G1537) and (G5399)
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  1. to frighten away, to terrify
  2. to throw into violent flight
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2730 ‑ חָרֵד (khaw‑rade');  2851 ‑ חִתִּית (khit‑teeth');  
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KJV (1)
2 Corinthians 1
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2 Corinthians 1
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2 Corinthians 1
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2 Corinthians 1
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2 Corinthians 1
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2 Corinthians 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


alarm, φρένας A. Pers. 606, cf. Pl. Grg. 483c, etc.; τὸ ἐκφοβῆσαι so as to cause alarm, Th. 2.87; ἐ. τινὰ ἐκ δεμνίων E. Or. 312; ἐ. τινά τι fright one with a thing, Th. 6.11: Pass., fear greatly, c. acc., S. El. 276; ὡς.. ib. 1426; ὑπέρ τινος Id. OT 989.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐκφοβέω, ἐκφοβω; to frighten away, to terri; to throw into violent fright: τινα, 2 Corinthians 10:9. (Deuteronomy 28:26; Zephaniah 3:13, etc.; Thucydides, Plato, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐκ -φοβέω , - ,

[in LXX chiefly for H2730 hi.;]

to frighten away, terrify: c. acc pers., 2 Corinthians 10:9.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Lond 342.9 (A.D. 185) (= II. p. 174) καὶ ἐκφοβηθέντες ἀφανεῖς ἐγένοντο, Preisigke 4284.10 (A.D. 207) ἐκφοβῶν ἡμᾶς.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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List of Word Forms
εκφοβειν εκφοβείν ἐκφοβεῖν εκφοβείς εκφοβών εξεφοβήθησαν ekphobein ekphobeîn