Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
probably prolongation from 3817
TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:939
KJV Translation Count — 10x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to strike gently: as a part or a member of the body
2. to stroke, smite: with the sword, to afflict, to visit with evils, etc. as with a deadly disease
3. to smite down, cut down, to kill, slay
pat-as'-so; probably prolonged from (3817) (παίω); to knock (gently or with a weapon or fatally): — smite, strike. Compare (5180) (τύπτω).
Concordance Results Using KJV
Then saith Jesus unto them, All ye shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will G3960 the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered abroad.
And, behold, one of them which were with Jesus stretched out his hand, and drew his sword, and struck a servant of the high priest's, and smote off his ear.
And Jesus saith unto them, All ye shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will G3960 the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered.
When they which were about him saw what would follow, they said unto him, Lord, shall we G3960 with the sword?
And one of them smote the servant of the high priest, and cut off his right ear.
And seeing one of them suffer wrong, he defended him, and avenged him that was oppressed, and smote the Egyptian:
And, behold, the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up, saying, Arise up quickly. And his chains fell off from his hands.
And immediately the angel of the Lord smote him, because he gave not God the glory: and he was eaten of worms, and gave up the ghost.
These have power to shut heaven, that it rain not in the days of their prophecy: and have power over waters to turn them to blood, and to G3960 the earth with all plagues, as often as they will.
And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should G3960 the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God.