4570. sbennumi
Strong's Concordance
sbennumi: to quench
Original Word: σβέννυμι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: sbennumi
Phonetic Spelling: (sben'-noo-mee)
Definition: to quench
Usage: (a) I extinguish, quench, (b) I suppress, thwart.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. verb
to quench
NASB Translation
extinguish (1), going (1), put (1), quench (1), quenched (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4570: ζβέννυμι

ζβέννυμι, see σβέννυμι and under the word Sigma.

STRONGS NT 4570: σβέννυμισβέννυμι (ζβέννυμι, 1 Thessalonians 5:19 Tdf. (cf. Sigma)) and (in classics) σβεννύω; future σβέσω; 1 aorist ἐσβεσα; passive, present σβεννυμαι; from Homer down; the Sept. for כִּבָּה and דָּעַך, to extinguish, quench;

a. properly: τί, fire or things on fire, Matthew 12:20; Ephesians 6:16; Hebrews 11:34; passive (the Sept. for כָּבָה), to be quenched, to go out: Matthew 25:8; Mark 9:44, 46 (both which vss. T WH omit; Tr brackets), 48.

b. metaphorically, to quench, i. e. to suppress, stifle: τό πνεῦμα, divine influence, 1 Thessalonians 5:19 (ἀγάπην, Song of Solomon 8:7; τά πάθη, 4 Macc. 16:4; χόλον, Homer, Iliad 9, 678; ὕβριν, Plato, legg. 8, 835 d.; τόν θυμόν, ibid. 10, 888 a.).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
extinguish, quench.

A prolonged form of an apparently primary verb; to extinguish (literally or figuratively) -- go out, quench.

Forms and Transliterations
εσβεσαν έσβεσαν ἔσβεσαν έσβεσε εσβέσθη εσβέσθησαν εσβεσμένον σβεννυνται σβέννυνται σβεννυται σβέννυται σβεννυτε σβέννυτε σβεσαι σβέσαι σβεσει σβέσει σβέσης σβεσθήναί σβεσθήσεται σβέσον σβέσων esbesan ésbesan sbennuntai sbennutai sbennute sbennyntai sbénnyntai sbennytai sbénnytai sbennyte sbénnyte sbesai sbésai sbesei sbései
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 12:20 V-FIA-3S
GRK: τυφόμενον οὐ σβέσει ἕως ἂν
KJV: not quench, till
INT: smoldering not he will quench until anyhow

Matthew 25:8 V-PIM/P-3P
GRK: λαμπάδες ἡμῶν σβέννυνται
NAS: for our lamps are going out.'
KJV: our lamps are gone out.
INT: lamps of us are going out

Mark 9:44 V-PIP-3S
GRK: πῦρ οὐ σβέννυται
KJV: not quenched.
INT: fire not is quenched

Mark 9:46 V-PIP-3S
GRK: πῦρ οὐ σβέννυται
KJV: not quenched.
INT: fire not is quenched

Mark 9:48 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: πῦρ οὐ σβέννυται
KJV: is not quenched.
INT: fire not is quenched

Ephesians 6:16 V-ANA
GRK: τὰ πεπυρωμένα σβέσαι
NAS: you will be able to extinguish all
KJV: ye shall be able to quench all
INT: flaming to quench

1 Thessalonians 5:19 V-PMA-2P
GRK: πνεῦμα μὴ σβέννυτε
NAS: Do not quench the Spirit;
KJV: Quench not the Spirit.
INT: Spirit not do quench

Hebrews 11:34 V-AIA-3P
GRK: ἔσβεσαν δύναμιν πυρός
NAS: quenched the power of fire,
KJV: Quenched the violence of fire,
INT: quenched [the] power of fire

Strong's Greek 4570
8 Occurrences

ἔσβεσαν — 1 Occ.
σβέννυνται — 1 Occ.
σβέννυται — 3 Occ.
σβέννυτε — 1 Occ.
σβέσαι — 1 Occ.
σβέσει — 1 Occ.

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