3726. horkizó
Strong's Concordance
horkizó: to make (one) swear, to adjure
Original Word: ὁρκίζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: horkizó
Phonetic Spelling: (hor-kid'-zo)
Definition: to make (one) swear, to adjure
Usage: I adjure by, charge solemnly by.
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3726 horkízō (from 3727 /hórkos, "an oath") – properly, make someone swear (as in Xenophon, Polybius); to adjure (Abbott-Smith), i.e. to bind under the obligation of oath.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from horkos
to make (one) swear, to adjure
NASB Translation
adjure (1), implore (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3726: ὁρκίζω

ὁρκίζω; (ὅρκος);

1. to force to take an oath, to administer an oath to: Xenophon, conviv. 4, 10; Demosthenes, Polybius; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 361.

2. to adjure (solemnly implore), with two accusative of person, viz. of the one who is adjured and of the one by whom he is adjured (cf. Matthiae, § 413, 10; (Buttmann, 147 (128))): 1 Thessalonians 5:27 R G (see ἐνορκίζω); Mark 5:7; Acts 19:13. (the Sept. for הִשְׁבִּיעַ , τινα followed by κατά with the genitive, 1 Kings 2:42 (); 2 Chronicles 36:13; ἐν, Nehemiah 13:25.) (Compare: ἐνορκίζω, ἐξορκίζω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
adjure, charge.

From horkos; to put on oath, i.e. Make swear; by analogy, to solemnly enjoin -- adjure, charge.

see GREEK horkos

Forms and Transliterations
Ενορκιζω Ἐνορκίζω ορκιεί ορκίζειν ορκίζομεν ορκιζω ορκίζω ὁρκίζω ορκίσας ορκισμού ορκίσμου ώρικισέ ωρκισά ώρκισα ώρκισας ώρκισε ώρκισέ ώρκισεν Enorkizo Enorkizō Enorkízo Enorkízō horkizo horkizō horkízo horkízō orkizo orkizō
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Englishman's Concordance
Mark 5:7 V-PIA-1S
GRK: τοῦ ὑψίστου ὁρκίζω σε τὸν
NAS: God? I implore You by God,
KJV: God? I adjure thee
INT: the Most High I adjure you

Acts 19:13 V-PIA-1S
GRK: Ἰησοῦ λέγοντες Ὁρκίζω ὑμᾶς τὸν
NAS: saying, I adjure you by Jesus
KJV: Jesus, saying, We adjure you by Jesus
INT: Jesus saying We adjure you [by]

1 Thessalonians 5:27 V-PIA-1S
GRK: Ἐνορκίζω ὑμᾶς τὸν
KJV: I charge you by the Lord
INT: I adjure you [by] the

Strong's Greek 3726
3 Occurrences

Ἐνορκίζω — 1 Occ.
ὁρκίζω — 2 Occ.

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