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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4682  
Original WordWord Origin
sparassoprolongation from spairo (to grasp, apparently strengthened from (4685) through the idea of spasmodic contraction)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
spar-as'-so   Verb
  1. to convulse, tear
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
throwing...into...convulsions 2, throws...into a convulsion 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Sparasso". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.