2660. katanussó
Strong's Concordance
katanussó: to prick violently
Original Word: κατανύσσομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: katanussó
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-an-oos'-so)
Definition: to prick violently
Usage: met: I am pierced, stung, smitten.
HELPS Word-studies

2660 katanýssō (from 2596 /katá, "down" and 3572 /nýssō, "pierce") – properly, pierce all the way down, i.e. deeply (thoroughly) pained; "emotionally pierced through"; psychologically pricked, emotionally stunned (Abbott-Smith). It is used only in Ac 2:37.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kata and nussó
to prick violently
NASB Translation
pierced (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2660: κατανύσσω

κατανύσσω: 2 aorist passive κατενύγην (Buttmann, 63 (55)); to prick, pierce; metaphorically, to pain the mind sharply, agitate it vehemently: used especially of the emotion of sorrow; κατενύγησαν τῇ καρδία (τήν καρδίαν L T Tr WH), they were smitten in heart with poignant sorrow (A. V. literally, pricked), Acts 2:37 (κατανενυγμένον τῇ καρδία, Psalm 118:16 (); add, Genesis 34:7; Sir. 12:12 Sir. 14:1, etc.; of lust, Susanna 10; of violent pity, John Malalas, chronogr. 1, 18, Bonn. edition, p. 460). Cf. Fritzsche on Romans, ii., p. 558ff

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From kata and nusso; to pierce thoroughly, i.e. (figuratively) to agitate violently ("sting to the quick") -- prick.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK nusso

Forms and Transliterations
κατανένυγμαι κατανενυγμένη κατανενυγμένον κατανενυγμένος κατανύγητε κατανυγώ κατανυχθέντος καταξανώ καταξηρανεί καταξήρος κατενύγην κατενυγησαν κατενύγησαν κατενύχθη κατέξανεν κατεξήρανε katenugesan katenugēsan katenygesan katenygēsan katenýgesan katenýgēsan
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 2:37 V-AIP-3P
GRK: Ἀκούσαντες δὲ κατενύγησαν τὴν καρδίαν
NAS: when they heard [this], they were pierced to the heart,
KJV: when they heard [this], they were pricked in their heart,
INT: having heard moreover they were pierced to the heart

Strong's Greek 2660
1 Occurrence

κατενύγησαν — 1 Occ.

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