sthenoó: to strengthenOriginal Word: σθενόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (sthen-o'-o)
Short Definition: I strengthen
Definition: I strengthen.
4599 sthenóō(from sthenos, "strength") – properly, make strong so as to be mobile – i.e. able to move in a way that achieves something in the most effective way.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from sthenos (strength)
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4599: σθενόω
σθενόω, σθένω: (σθένος (allied with στῆναι, hence, properly, steadfastness; Curtius, p. 503f) strength), to make strong, to strengthen: τινα, one's soul, 1 Peter 5:10, where for 1 aorist optative active 3 person singular σθενώσαι, we must read the future σθενώσει, with G L T Tr WH. (passive in Rhet. Gr. edition Walz, vol. i. c. 15.)
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancestrengthen.
From sthenos (bodily vigor; probably akin to the base of histemi); to strengthen, i.e. (figuratively) confirm (in spiritual knowledge and power) -- strengthen.
see GREEK histemi
Forms and Transliterationsσθενώσαι σθενωσει σθενώσει σιαγόνια sthenosei sthenōsei sthenṓsei
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4599
σθενώσει — 1 Occ.
1 Peter 5:10 V-FIA-3S
GRK: καταρτίσει στηρίξει σθενώσει θεμελιώσει
NAS: confirm, strengthen [and] establish
KJV: stablish, strengthen, settle
INT: may he thoroughly prepare may he establish may he strengthen may he ground you