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Machomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3164 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
mavcomaimiddle voice of an apparently root word
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Machomai4:527,573
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
makh'-om-ahee Verb
Definition
  1. to fight
    1. of armed combatants, or those who engage in a hand to hand struggle
    2. of those who engage in a war of words, to quarrel, wrangle, dispute
    3. of those who contend at law for property and privileges
King James Word Usage - Total: 4
strive 3, fight 1
KJV Verse Count
John1
Acts1
2 Timothy1
James1


Total4
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Machomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .