Sphragizo

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4972 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
sfragivzwfrom (4973)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Sphragizo7:939,1127
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sfrag-id'-zo Verb
Definition
  1. to set a seal upon, mark with a seal, to seal
    1. for security: from Satan
    2. since things sealed up are concealed (as the contents of a letter), to hide, keep in silence, keep secret
    3. in order to mark a person or a thing
      1. to set a mark upon by the impress of a seal or a stamp
      2. angels are said to be sealed by God
    4. in order to prove, confirm, or attest a thing
      1. to confirm authenticate, place beyond doubt 1d
    5. of a written document 1d
    6. to prove one's testimony to a person that he is what he professes to be
King James Word Usage - Total: 27
seal 22, set to (one's) seal 1, stop 1, seal up 1, set a seal 1, vr seal 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew1
John2
Romans1
2 Corinthians2
Ephesians2
Revelation9


Total17
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 Sphragizo". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .