Verb · Only middle and passive voices used in the NT; from a derivative of the same as πεῖρα (G3984)

Middle voice from a derivative of the same as G3984; to traverse, i.e. travel (literally or figuratively; especially to remove (figuratively, die), live, etc.); --depart, go (away, forth, one's way, up), (make a, take a) journey, walk.


  1. to lead over, carry over, transfer
    1. to pursue the journey on which one has entered, to continue on one's journey
    2. to depart from life
    3. to follow one, that is: become his adherent
      1. to lead or order one's life

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Matthew 11:7


reed shaken with the wind A weak, feeble person. I.e. John the Baptist was a rough man.

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Matthew 25:9


lest there be not enough for us and you The prophets can't stop pushing the truth just to try to make one person get it (Philippians 2:12). buy for yourselves learn the truth for yourself.

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Matthew 28:19


teach all nations The Israelites scattered around the world (Deuteronomy 28:64, Ezekiel 36:19, Acts 2:5, James 1:1, etc.).

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