Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to slaughter
Strongs:
g4969
Word:
σφάζω
Tyndale
Word:
σφάζω
Transliteration:
sphazō
Gloss:
to slaughter
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
σφάζω [in LXX chiefly for שָׁחַט;] to slay, slaughter (esp. of victims for sacrifice): ἀρνίον, Rev.5:6, 12 13:8; of persons, 1Jn.3:12, Rev.5:9 6:4, 9 18:24; ἐσφαγμένη εἰς θάνατον (RV, smitten unto death), Rev.13:3 (cf. κατα-σφάζω). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
σφάζω
Transliteration:
sphazō
Gloss:
to slaughter
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
σφάζω, [Refs 8th c.BC+] downwards, σφάττω, compare Σφαττόμενος title of play by [Refs 4th c.BC+]; Boeotian dialect σφάδδω [Refs]: future σφάξω [Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist ἔσφαξα [Refs 8th c.BC+]perfect ἔσφᾰκα, known from pluperfect ἐσφάκειν [Refs 2nd c.AD+]:—passive, future σφᾰγήσομαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]aorist ἐσφάγην [ᾰ] Trag. [Refs 4th c.BC+]; less frequently ἐσφάχθην, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: perfect ἔσφαγμαι [Refs 8th c.BC+]:—slay, slaughter, properly by cutting the throat (see. σφαγή 11)[Refs 8th c.BC+] always of cattle, μῆλ᾽ ἁδινὰ σφάζουσι καὶ εἰλίποδας ἕλικας βοῦς [Refs 8th c.BC+] II) especially slaughter victims for sacrifice, [Refs], etc; ἔσφαζ᾽ ἐπ᾽ ὤμων μόσχον cut its throat, as it hung from the servant's shoulders, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, [NT+8th c.BC+] II.2) generally, slay, kill, of human victims, as Iphigeneia, Menoeceus, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; σ. τινὰ ἐς τὸν κρητῆρα so that the blood ran into the bowl, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:— passive, σφάζεται ἐς τὸν τάφον [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.3) of any slaughter by knife or sword, [NT+5th c.BC+] II.4) of animals, tear by the throat, σ. ὥσπερ οἱ λύκοι τὰ πρόβατα [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.5) of any killing, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] II.6) metaphorically, torment, τινα [Refs 1st c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
σφάζω
Transliteration:
spházō
Pronounciation:
sfad'-zo
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to butcher (especially an animal for food or in sacrifice) or (generally) to slaughter, or (specially), to maim (violently); kill, slay, wound; a primary verb;