4969. sphazó
Strong's Concordance
sphazó: to slay, slaughter
Original Word: σφάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: sphazó
Phonetic Spelling: (sfad'-zo)
Definition: to slay, slaughter
Usage: I slay, kill by violence, slaughter, wound mortally.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from a prim. root sphag-
to slay, slaughter
NASB Translation
slain (7), slay (2), slew (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4969: σφάζω

σφάζω, Attic σφάττω: future σφάξω, Revelation 6:4 L T Tr WH; 1 aorist ἐσφαξα; passive, perfect participle ἐσφαγμένος; 2 aorist ἐσφαγην; from Homer down; the Sept. very often for שָׁחַט, to slay, slaughter, butcher: properly, ἀρνίον, Revelation 5:6, 12; Revelation 13:8; τινα, to put to death by violence (often so in Greek writings from Herodotus down), 1 John 3:12; Revelation 5:9; Revelation 6:4, 9; Revelation 18:24. κεφαλή ἐσφαγμενη εἰς θάνατον, mortally wounded (R. V. smitten unto death), Revelation 13:3. (Compare: κατασφάζω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
kill, slay, wound.

A primary verb; to butcher (especially an animal for food or in sacrifice) or (generally) to slaughter, or (specially), to maim (violently) -- kill, slay, wound.

Forms and Transliterations
εσφαγης εσφάγης ἐσφάγης εσφαγμενην εσφαγμένην ἐσφαγμένην εσφαγμενον εσφαγμένον ἐσφαγμένον εσφαγμένος εσφαγμενου εσφαγμένου ἐσφαγμένου εσφαγμενων εσφαγμένων ἐσφαγμένων έσφαζον έσφαξαν έσφαξας έσφαξε εσφαξεν έσφαξεν ἔσφαξεν εσφενδόνισε εσφηνωμεναιω εσφήνωσε έσφιγξαν σφαγέντος σφαγήναι σφαγήσονται σφάζε σφάζειν σφάζετε σφάζοντες σφάζουσι σφαζωσιν σφάξαι σφάξατε σφάξει σφάξεις σφάξετε σφάξη σφάξης σφάξον σφάξουσι σφαξουσιν σφαξούσιν σφάξουσιν σφάξω σφάξωσι σφάξωσιν σφενδόνας σφενδόνη σφένδονη σφενδόνης σφενδονήσεις σφενδονήται σφηκίαν σφηκίας σφίγγεται σφίγξεις esphages esphagēs espháges esphágēs esphagmenen esphagmenēn esphagménen esphagménēn esphagmenon esphagmenōn esphagménon esphagménōn esphagmenou esphagménou esphaxen ésphaxen sphaxousin spháxousin
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Englishman's Concordance
1 John 3:12 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἦν καὶ ἔσφαξεν τὸν ἀδελφὸν
NAS: one and slew his brother.
KJV: that wicked one, and slew his brother.
INT: was and slew the brother

1 John 3:12 V-AIA-3S
GRK: χάριν τίνος ἔσφαξεν αὐτόν ὅτι
NAS: reason did he slay him? Because
KJV: And wherefore slew he him? Because
INT: on account of what he slayed him because

Revelation 5:6 V-RPM/P-NNS
GRK: ἑστηκὸς ὡς ἐσφαγμένον ἔχων κέρατα
NAS: standing, as if slain, having seven
KJV: as it had been slain, having
INT: standing as having been slain having horns

Revelation 5:9 V-AIP-2S
GRK: αὐτοῦ ὅτι ἐσφάγης καὶ ἠγόρασας
NAS: its seals; for You were slain, and purchased
KJV: for thou wast slain, and
INT: of it because you were slain and did purchase

Revelation 5:12 V-RPM/P-NNS
GRK: ἀρνίον τὸ ἐσφαγμένον λαβεῖν τὴν
NAS: is the Lamb that was slain to receive
KJV: the Lamb that was slain to receive
INT: Lamb who has been slain to receive the

Revelation 6:4 V-FIA-3P
GRK: ἵνα ἀλλήλους σφάξουσιν καὶ ἐδόθη
NAS: from the earth, and that [men] would slay one another;
KJV: that they should kill one another:
INT: that one another they should slay and was given

Revelation 6:9 V-RPM/P-GMP
GRK: ψυχὰς τῶν ἐσφαγμένων διὰ τὸν
NAS: of those who had been slain because
KJV: the souls of them that were slain for
INT: souls of those having been slain because of the

Revelation 13:3 V-RPM/P-AFS
GRK: αὐτοῦ ὡς ἐσφαγμένην εἰς θάνατον
NAS: as if it had been slain, and his fatal
KJV: heads as it were wounded to death;
INT: of it as slain to death

Revelation 13:8 V-RPM/P-GNS
GRK: ἀρνίου τοῦ ἐσφαγμένου ἀπὸ καταβολῆς
NAS: of the Lamb who has been slain.
KJV: of the Lamb slain from
INT: Lamb who was slain from [the] founding

Revelation 18:24 V-RPM/P-GMP
GRK: πάντων τῶν ἐσφαγμένων ἐπὶ τῆς
NAS: and of all who have been slain on the earth.
KJV: of all that were slain upon
INT: of all those slain on the

Strong's Greek 4969
10 Occurrences

ἐσφάγης — 1 Occ.
ἐσφαγμένην — 1 Occ.
ἐσφαγμένων — 2 Occ.
ἐσφαγμένον — 2 Occ.
ἐσφαγμένου — 1 Occ.
ἔσφαξεν — 2 Occ.
σφάξουσιν — 1 Occ.

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