diatribó: to rub hard, rub away, to spend timeOriginal Word: διατρίβωPart of Speech:
I tarry, continue, stayDefinition:
I tarry, continue, stay in a place.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
and the same as tribosDefinition
to rub hard, rub away, to spend timeNASB Translation
spending (1), spending time (2), spent (3), stayed (2), staying (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 1304: διατρίβωδιατρίβω
; imperfect διέτριβον
; 1 aorist διετριψα
; to rub between, rub hard,
, Iliad 11, 847, others); to wear away, consume
, to spend, pass time
: Acts 14:3, 28
; Acts 16:12
; Acts 20:6
; Acts 25:6, 14
, others); simply to stay, tarry,
, 145 (127); Winer
's Grammar, 593 (552)): John 3:22
; John 11:54
); Acts 12:19
; Acts 14:18
(Lachmann edition min.); ; (Judith 10:2; 2 Macc. 14:23, and often in secular authors from Homer, Iliad 19, 150 down).<1>
abide, be, continue, tarry.
From dia and the base of tribos; to wear through (time), i.e. Remain -- abide, be, continue, tarry.
see GREEK dia
see GREEK tribos