272. ameleó
Strong's Concordance
ameleó: to be careless
Original Word: ἀμελέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ameleó
Phonetic Spelling: (am-el-eh'-o)
Definition: to be careless
Usage: I neglect, am careless of, disregard.
HELPS Word-studies

272 ameléō (from 1 /A "not" and 3199 /mélō, "have concern, be affected") – properly, without concern, unaffected, viewing something as being without significance, i.e. without perceived value ("of no moment").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and meló
to be careless
NASB Translation
care (1), neglect (2), paid no attention (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 272: ἀμελέω

ἀμελέω, (ῶ; future ἀμελήσω; 1 aorist ἠμέλησα; (from ἀμελής, and this from the alpha privative and μέλω to care for); very common in secular authors; to be careless of, to neglect: τίνος, Hebrews 2:3; Hebrews 8:9; 1 Timothy 4:14; followed by an infinitive, 2 Peter 1:12 R G; without a case, ἀμελήσαντες (not caring for what had just been said (A. V. "they made light of it)), Matthew 22:5.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
make light of, neglect, show no regard.

From a (as a negative particle) and melo; to be careless of -- make light of, neglect, be negligent, no regard.

see GREEK a

see GREEK melo

Forms and Transliterations
αμελει αμέλει ἀμέλει αμελησαντες αμελήσαντες ἀμελήσαντες αμελήσω άμελξιν αμελώς ημελησα ημέλησα ἠμέλησα amelei amélei amelesantes amelēsantes amelḗsantes emelesa emélesa ēmelēsa ēmélēsa
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 22:5 V-APA-NMP
GRK: οἱ δὲ ἀμελήσαντες ἀπῆλθον ὃς
NAS: But they paid no attention and went their way,
KJV: But they made light of [it], and went their ways,
INT: moreover having been negligent of [it] they went away one

1 Timothy 4:14 V-PMA-2S
GRK: μὴ ἀμέλει τοῦ ἐν
NAS: Do not neglect the spiritual gift
KJV: Neglect not the gift
INT: not Be negligent of the in

Hebrews 2:3 V-APA-NMP
GRK: ἐκφευξόμεθα τηλικαύτης ἀμελήσαντες σωτηρίας ἥτις
NAS: will we escape if we neglect so great
KJV: escape, if we neglect so great
INT: will escape so great having neglected a salvation which

Hebrews 8:9 V-AIA-1S
GRK: μου κἀγὼ ἠμέλησα αὐτῶν λέγει
KJV: regarded them not, saith the Lord.
INT: of me and I disregarded them says

Strong's Greek 272
4 Occurrences

ἀμελήσαντες — 2 Occ.
ἀμέλει — 1 Occ.
ἠμέλησα — 1 Occ.

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