2559. kakoó
Strong's Concordance
kakoó: to ill-treat
Original Word: κακόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kakoó
Phonetic Spelling: (kak-o'-o)
Definition: to ill-treat
Usage: I treat badly, afflict, embitter, make angry.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 2559 kakóō – to inflict misery (ill-treatment, vexation); to harm, injure. See 2556 (kakos).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kakos
to ill-treat
NASB Translation
embittered (1), harm (2), mistreat (1), mistreated (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2559: κακόω

κακόω, κακῷ: future κακώσω; 1 aorist ἐκάκωσα; (κακός);

1. to oppress, afflict, harm, maltreat: τινα, Acts 7:6, 19; Acts 12:1; Acts 18:10; 1 Peter 3:13 (Exodus 5:22; Exodus 23:9 Alex.; in Greek writings from Homer down).

2. by a usage foreign to the classics, to embitter (Vulg.ad iracundiam concito); render evil affected (Psalm 105:32 (); Josephus, Antiquities 16, 1, 2; 7, 3; 8, 6): τήν ψυχήν τίνος κατά τίνος, against one, Acts 14:2.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
to mistreat, harm

From kakos; to injure; figuratively, to exasperate -- make evil affected, entreat evil, harm, hurt, vex.

see GREEK kakos

Forms and Transliterations
εκακώθη εκακώθην εκακώθησαν εκάκωσα εκακωσαν εκάκωσαν ἐκάκωσαν εκάκωσας εκάκωσε εκάκωσέ εκακωσεν εκάκωσεν ἐκάκωσεν κακούμενος κακούν κακούντας κακούντων κακωθήναι κακωθήσεται κακωσαι κακώσαι κακώσαί κακῶσαί κακώσατε κακώσει κακώσετε κακώση κακώσητε κακώσομεν κακωσουσιν κακώσουσιν κακωσων κακώσων κακώσωσιν κεκακώσθαι ekakosan ekakōsan ekákosan ekákōsan ekakosen ekakōsen ekákosen ekákōsen kakosai kakôsaí kakōsai kakō̂saí kakoson kakōsōn kakṓson kakṓsōn kakosousin kakōsousin kakṓsousin
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 7:6 V-FIA-3P
GRK: αὐτὸ καὶ κακώσουσιν ἔτη τετρακόσια
KJV: and entreat [them] evil four hundred
INT: it and ill-treat [it] years four hundred

Acts 7:19 V-AIA-3S
GRK: γένος ἡμῶν ἐκάκωσεν τοὺς πατέρας
NAS: of our race and mistreated our fathers
KJV: kindred, and evil entreated our
INT: race of us ill-treated the fathers

Acts 12:1 V-ANA
GRK: τὰς χεῖρας κακῶσαί τινας τῶν
NAS: to the church in order to mistreat them.
KJV: [his] hands to vex certain
INT: [his] hands to ill-treat some of those

Acts 14:2 V-AIA-3P
GRK: ἐπήγειραν καὶ ἐκάκωσαν τὰς ψυχὰς
NAS: of the Gentiles and embittered them against
KJV: their minds evil affected against
INT: stirred up and poisoned the minds

Acts 18:10 V-ANA
GRK: σοι τοῦ κακῶσαί σε διότι
NAS: will attack you in order to harm you, for I have many
KJV: shall set on thee to hurt thee: for
INT: you to harm you because

1 Peter 3:13 V-FPA-NMS
GRK: τίς ὁ κακώσων ὑμᾶς ἐὰν
NAS: Who is there to harm you if you prove
KJV: And who [is] he that will harm you, if
INT: who [is] he that will harm you if

Strong's Greek 2559
6 Occurrences

ἐκάκωσαν — 1 Occ.
ἐκάκωσεν — 1 Occ.
κακῶσαί — 2 Occ.
κακώσων — 1 Occ.
κακώσουσιν — 1 Occ.

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