74. agónia
Strong's Concordance
agónia: a contest, great fear
Original Word: ἀγωνία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: agónia
Phonetic Spelling: (ag-o-nee'-ah)
Definition: a contest, great fear
Usage: (properly the feeling of the athlete before a contest), great fear, terror, of death; anxiety, agony.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 74 agōnía (a feminine noun; see also 73 /agṓn, the masculine noun) – the brand of struggle that emphasizes felt pressure, i.e. experienced in an intensely personal way (used only in Lk 22:44).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from agón
a contest, great fear
NASB Translation
agony (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 74: ἀγωνία

ἀγωνία, (ας, ;

1. equivalent to ἀγών, which see.

2. It is often used, from Demosthenes (on the Crown, p. 236, 19 ἦν Φίλιππος ἐν φόβῳ καί πολλή ἀγωνία) down, of severe mental struggles and emotions, agony, anguish: Luke 22:44 (L brackets WH reject the passage); (2 Macc. 3:14, 16 2Macc. 15:19; Josephus, Antiquities 11, 8, 4 ἀρχιερεύς ἦν ἐν ἀγωνία καί δηι. (Cf. Field, Otium Norv. iii. on Luke, the passage cited.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From agon; a struggle (properly, the state), i.e. (figuratively) anguish -- agony.

see GREEK agon

Forms and Transliterations
αγωνια αγωνία ἀγωνίᾳ agonia agōnia agoníāi agōníāi
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 22:44 N-DFS
GRK: γενόμενος ἐν ἀγωνίᾳ ἐκτενέστερον προσηύχετο
NAS: And being in agony He was praying very
KJV: in an agony he prayed
INT: having been in agony more earnestly he prayed

Strong's Greek 74
1 Occurrence

ἀγωνίᾳ — 1 Occ.

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