5335. phaskó
Strong's Concordance
phaskó: to affirm, assert
Original Word: φάσκω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: phaskó
Phonetic Spelling: (fas'-ko)
Definition: to affirm, assert
Usage: I assert, affirm, profess.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 5335 pháskō (used as the imperfect tense of 5346 /phēmí, see there) – to affirm (assert), elevating one statement (view) over another. See 5346 (phēmi).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
probably from the same as phémi
to affirm, assert
NASB Translation
asserted (1), asserting (1), professing (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5335: φάσκω

φάσκω; imperfect ἐφασκον; (ΦΑΩ, φημί); from Homer down; to affirm, allege, to pretend or profess: followed by the accusative with the infinitive, Acts 24:9; Acts 25:19; with the infinitive and an accusative referring to the subject, Revelation 2:2 Rec.; followed by an infinitive with a subject nominative, Romans 1:22.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
affirm, profess, say.

Prolongation from the same as phemi; to assert -- affirm, profess, say.

see GREEK phemi

Forms and Transliterations
εφασκεν έφασκεν ἔφασκεν φασκοντες φάσκοντες φάσμα φάσματι ephasken éphasken phaskontes pháskontes
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 24:9 V-PPA-NMP
GRK: οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι φάσκοντες ταῦτα οὕτως
NAS: joined in the attack, asserting that these things
KJV: assented, saying that these things
INT: the Jews declaring these things thus

Acts 25:19 V-IIA-3S
GRK: τεθνηκότος ὃν ἔφασκεν ὁ Παῦλος
NAS: whom Paul asserted to be alive.
KJV: whom Paul affirmed to be alive.
INT: who is dead whom affirmed Paul

Romans 1:22 V-PPA-NMP
GRK: φάσκοντες εἶναι σοφοὶ
NAS: Professing to be wise,
KJV: Professing themselves to be wise,
INT: professing to be wise

Strong's Greek 5335
3 Occurrences

ἔφασκεν — 1 Occ.
φάσκοντες — 2 Occ.

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