The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4486 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
rJhvgnumiboth prolonged forms of rheko (which appears only in certain forms, and is itself probably a strengthened form of agnumi [see in (2608)])
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hrayg'-noo-mee Verb
  1. to rend, burst or break asunder, break up, break through
    1. to tear in pieces
    2. to break forth
      1. into joy, of infants or dumb persons beginning to speak
    3. to distort, convulse
      1. of a demon causing convulsions in a man possessed
      2. to dash down, hurl to the ground (a common occurrence in cases of demon possession and epilepsy)
King James Word Usage - Total: 7
burst 2, tear 1, rend 1, break 1, break forth 1, throw down 1
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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 Rhegnumi". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .