Seleniazomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4583  
Original WordWord Origin
selhniavzomaimiddle voice or passive from a presumed derivative of (4582)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
SeleniazomaiNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sel-ay-nee-ad'-zom-ahee   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be moon-struck or lunatic
  2. to be epileptic
    1. epilepsy being supposed to return and increase with the increase of the moon. This meaning is doubtful as the Greeks knew nothing of epilepsy.
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 2
be lunatick 2
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew2


Total2
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 Seleniazomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .