πιπράσκω πράω 





Parts of Speech

TDNT 6:160

Root Word (Etymology)

a reduplicated and prolonged form of transliterated: prao

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: Pronounced: prah'-o, (which occurs only as an alternate in certain tenses), contracted from perao (t

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sell (9)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to sell
a. of price, one into slavery
b. of the master to whom one is sold as a slave
2. metaph.
a. sold under sin, entirely under the control of the love of sinning
b. of one bribed to give himself up wholly to another's will

Strong's Definitions

pip-ras'-ko; a reduplicated and prolonged form of πράω, prah'-o (which occurs only as an alternate in certain tenses); contracted from περάω (to traverse; from the base of (4008) (πέραν)); to traffic (by travelling), i.e. dispose of as merchandise or into slavery (literal or figurative): — sell.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.


But forasmuch as he had not to pay, his lord commanded him to be sold, and his wife, and children, and all that he had, and payment to be made.


For this ointment might have been sold for much, and given to the poor.


For it might have been sold for more than three hundred pence, and have been given to the poor. And they murmured against her.


Why was not this ointment sold for three hundred pence, and given to the poor?


And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.


Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them, and brought the prices of the things that were sold,


Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lied unto men, but unto God.


For we know that the law is spiritual: but I am carnal, sold under sin.