3573. nustazó
Strong's Concordance
nustazó: to nod in sleep, to fall asleep
Original Word: νυστάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: nustazó
Phonetic Spelling: (noos-tad'-zo)
Definition: to nod in sleep, to fall asleep
Usage: I nod in sleep, am drowsy, slumber.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
to nod in sleep, to fall asleep
NASB Translation
asleep (1), got drowsy (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3573: νυστάζω

νυστάζω; 1 aorist ἐνύσταξα; (ΝΥΩ, cf. νεύω, νευστάζω); the Sept. for נוּם;

1. properly, "to nod in sleep, to sleep (Hippocrates, Aristophanes, Xenophon, Plato, others); to be overcome or oppressed with sleep; to fall asleep, drop off to sleep," ((cf. Wycliffe) to nap it"): Matthew 25:5; the Sept. for נִרְדַּם, Psalm 75:7 ().

2. like the Latindormito (cf. our to be napping), tropical equivalent to: to be negligent, careless (Plato, Plutarch, others): of a thing equivalent to to linger, delay, 2 Peter 2:3.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a presumed derivative of neuo; to nod, i.e. (by implication) to fall asleep; figuratively, to delay -- slumber.

see GREEK neuo

Forms and Transliterations
ενυσταξαν ενύσταξαν ἐνύσταξαν ενύσταξε ενύσταξεν νυσταζει νυστάζει νυστάζεις νυστάζοντας νυστάζω νυστάξαι νυστάξει νυστάξη νυστάξουσιν enustaxan enystaxan enýstaxan nustazei nystazei nystázei
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 25:5 V-AIA-3P
GRK: τοῦ νυμφίου ἐνύσταξαν πᾶσαι καὶ
NAS: they all got drowsy and [began] to sleep.
KJV: tarried, they all slumbered and slept.
INT: the bridegroom they became drowsy all and

2 Peter 2:3 V-PIA-3S
GRK: αὐτῶν οὐ νυστάζει
NAS: and their destruction is not asleep.
KJV: their damnation slumbereth not.
INT: of them not slumbers

Strong's Greek 3573
2 Occurrences

ἐνύσταξαν — 1 Occ.
νυστάζει — 1 Occ.

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