691. argeó
Strong's Concordance
argeó: to be idle
Original Word: ἀργέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: argeó
Phonetic Spelling: (arg-eh'-o)
Short Definition: I linger, delay, am idle
Definition: I linger, delay, am idle.
HELPS Word-studies

691 argéō (from 692 /argós, "idle") – properly, motionless (at rest); doing nothing ("inactive").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from argos
Definition
to be idle
NASB Translation
idle (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 691: ἀργέω

ἀργέω, ἀργῷ; (to be ἀργός, which see); to be idle, inactive; contextually, to linger, delay: 2 Peter 2:3 οἷς τό κρίμα ἔκπαλαι οὐκ ἀργεῖ, i. e. whose punishment has long been impending and will shortly fall. (In Greek writings from Sophocles down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
linger.

From argos; to be idle, i.e. (figuratively) to delay -- linger.

see GREEK argos

Forms and Transliterations
αργει ἀργεῖ αργία αργίαν αργίας αργούν ήργησαν ήργησε argei argeî
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Strong's Greek 691
1 Occurrence


ἀργεῖ — 1 Occ.

2 Peter 2:3 V-PIA-3S
GRK: ἔκπαλαι οὐκ ἀργεῖ καὶ ἡ
NAS: from long ago is not idle, and their destruction
KJV: now of a long time lingereth not,
INT: of old not is idle and the

1 Occurrence

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