3054. logomacheó
Strong's Concordance
logomacheó: to strive with words
Original Word: λογομαχέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: logomacheó
Phonetic Spelling: (log-om-akh-eh'-o)
Definition: to strive with words
Usage: I contend about words.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from logos and machomai
to strive with words
NASB Translation
wrangle about words (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3054: λογομαχέω

λογομαχέω, λογομάχω; (from λγομαχος, and this from λόγος and μάχομαι); to contend about words; contextually, to wrangle about empty and trifling matters: 2 Timothy 2:14. (Not found in secular authors.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
to dispute about words

From a compound of logos and machomai; to be disputatious (on trifles) -- strive about words.

see GREEK logos

see GREEK machomai

Forms and Transliterations
λογομαχειν λογομαχείν λογομαχεῖν logomachein logomacheîn
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Timothy 2:14 V-PNA
GRK: θεοῦ μὴ λογομαχεῖν ἐπ' οὐδὲν
NAS: of God not to wrangle about words, which is useless
KJV: that they strive not about words to no
INT: God not to dispute about words for nothing

Strong's Greek 3054
1 Occurrence

λογομαχεῖν — 1 Occ.

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