elaunó: to drive or push (as wind, oars, or demoniacal power)Original Word: ἐλαύνω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (el-ow'-no)
Short Definition: I drive on, propel, row
Definition: (a) trans: I drive (on), propel, (b) intrans: I row.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. verb
to drive or push (as wind, oars, or demoniacal power)
driven (3), oars (1), rowed (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1643: ἐλαύνω
ἐλαύνω; perfect participle ἐληλακως; passive (present ἐλαύνομαι); imperfect ἠλαυνομην; to drive: of the wind driving ships or clouds, James 3:4; 2 Peter 2:17; of sailors propelling a vessel by oars, to row, Mark 6:48; to be carried in a ship, to sail, John 6:19 (often so in Greek writings from Homer down; often also with νῆα or ναῦν added); of demons driving to some place the men whom they possess, Luke 8:29. (Compare: ἀπελαύνω, συνελαύνω.)
STRONGS NT 1643: ἐλάωἐλάω, see ἐλαύνω.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancecarry, drive, row.
A prolonged form of a primary verb (obsolete except in certain tenses as an alternative of this) of uncertain affinity; to push (as wind, oars or d?Monical power) -- carry, drive, row.
Forms and Transliterationsελάσεις ελαυνειν ελαύνειν ἐλαύνειν ελαυνομενα ελαυνόμενα ἐλαυνόμενα ελαυνομεναι ελαυνόμεναι ἐλαυνόμεναι ελαύνον ελαύνων έλαφοι ελάφοις έλαφον έλαφος ελάφου ελάφους ελάφων εληλακοτες εληλακότες ἐληλακότες ηλαυνετο ηλαύνετο ἠλαύνετο elaunein elaúnein elauneto elaúneto ēlauneto ēlaúneto elaunomena elaunómena elaunomenai elaunómenai elelakotes elelakótes elēlakotes elēlakótes
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1643
ἠλαύνετο — 1 Occ.
ἐλαύνειν — 1 Occ.
ἐλαυνόμενα — 1 Occ.
ἐλαυνόμεναι — 1 Occ.
ἐληλακότες — 1 Occ.
Mark 6:48 V-PNA
GRK: ἐν τῷ ἐλαύνειν ἦν γὰρ
NAS: them straining at the oars, for the wind
KJV: toiling in rowing; for the wind
INT: in the rowing was indeed
James 3:4 V-PPM/P-NNP