Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:559
KJV Translation Count — 11x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to hasten, make haste
2. to exert one's self, endeavour, give diligence
spoo-dad'-zo; from (4710) (σπουδή); to use speed, i.e. to make effort, be prompt or earnest: — do (give) diligence, be diligent (forward), endeavour, labour, study.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Only they would that we should rememG4704r the poor; the same which I also was G4704 to G4704.
G4704ing to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
But we, brethren, G4704ing taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, G4704ed the more abundantly to see your face with great desire.
G4704 to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to G4704 ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
G4704 thy G4704 to come shortly unto me:
G4704 thy G4704 to come G4704fore winter. Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all the brethren.
When I shall send Artemas unto thee, or Tychicus, G4704 G4704 to come unto me to Nicopolis: for I have determined there to winter.
Let us G4704 therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unG4704lief.
Wherefore the rather, brethren, G4704 G4704 to make your calling and election sure: for if ye G4704 these things, ye shall never fall:
Moreover I will G4704 that ye may G4704 able after my decease to have these things always in remembrance.