3884. paralogizomai
Strong's Concordance
paralogizomai: to miscalculate, to reason falsely
Original Word: παραλογίζομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: paralogizomai
Phonetic Spelling: (par-al-og-id'-zom-ahee)
Definition: to miscalculate, to reason falsely
Usage: I deceive, beguile, reason falsely, mislead.
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3884 paralogízomai (from 3844 /pará, "contrary when compared side-by-side" and 3049 /logízomai, "to reason") – properly, to reason contrary to truth, in a misleading (erroneous) way.

3884 /paralogízomai ("deceive close-beside") operates by distorted reasoning – using what seems "plausible" but later lets the person down ("disappoints").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from para and logizomai
to miscalculate, to reason falsely
NASB Translation
delude (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3884: παραλογίζομαι

παραλογίζομαι; (see παρά, IV. 2);

a. to reckon wrong, miscount: Demosthenes, p. 822, 25; 1037, 15.

b. to cheat by false reckoning (Aeschines, Aristotle); to deceive by false reasoning (joined to ἐξαπαταν, Epictetus diss. 2, 20, 7); hence,

c. universally, to deceive, delude, circumvent: τινα, Colossians 2:4; James 1:22 (the Sept. several times for רִמָּה).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
beguile, deceive.

From para and logizomai; to misreckon, i.e. Delude -- beguile, deceive.

see GREEK para

see GREEK logizomai

Forms and Transliterations
παραλογιζηται παραλογίζηται παραλογιζομενοι παραλογιζόμενοι παράλυσιν παρελογίσαντό παρελογίσασθέ παρελογίσατο παρελογίσατό παρελογίσω paralogizetai paralogizētai paralogízetai paralogízētai paralogizomenoi paralogizómenoi
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Englishman's Concordance
Colossians 2:4 V-PSM/P-3S
GRK: μηδεὶς ὑμᾶς παραλογίζηται ἐν πιθανολογίᾳ
NAS: that no one will delude you with persuasive argument.
KJV: lest any man should beguile you with
INT: no one you might delude by persuasive speech

James 1:22 V-PPM/P-NMP
GRK: ἀκροαταὶ μόνον παραλογιζόμενοι ἑαυτούς
NAS: hearers who delude themselves.
KJV: only, deceiving your own selves.
INT: hearers only deceiving yourselves

Strong's Greek 3884
2 Occurrences

παραλογίζηται — 1 Occ.
παραλογιζόμενοι — 1 Occ.

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