Skandalizo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4624 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
skandalizofrom (4625)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Skandalizo7:339,1036
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
skan-dal-id'-zo Verb
Definition
  1. to put a stumbling block or impediment in the way, upon which another may trip and fall, metaph. to offend
    1. to entice to sin
    2. to cause a person to begin to distrust and desert one whom he ought to trust and obey
      1. to cause to fall away
      2. to be offended in one, i.e. to see in another what I disapprove of and what hinders me from acknowledging his authority
      3. to cause one to judge unfavourably or unjustly of another
    3. since one who stumbles or whose foot gets entangled feels annoyed
      1. to cause one displeasure at a thing
      2. to make indignant
      3. to be displeased, indignant
NAS Word Usage - Total: 32
cause 1, cause...to stumble 2, causes 2, causes...to stumble 6, fall away 7, falls away 1, led into sin 1, makes...stumble 2, offend 1, offended 1, stumble 3, stumbling 1, take 1, take offense 1, took offense 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew13
Mark8
Luke2
John2
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians1


Total27
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 Skandalizo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.