mochthos: toil, hardshipOriginal Word: μόχθος, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
wearisome labor, toil, hardshipDefinition:
wearisome labor, toil, hardship.
3449 móxthos (from mogos, "laborious toil") – wearisome, difficult effort (psychologically or physically); hard work, "implying unusual exertion of energy and effort" (L & N, 1, 42.48).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
akin to mogisDefinition
toil, hardshipNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3449: μόχθοςμόχθος
, hard and difficult labor, toil, travail; hardship, distress
: 2 Corinthians 11:27
; 1 Thessalonians 2:9
; 2 Thessalonians 3:8
; see κόπος
, 3 b. (Hesiod
scut. 306; Pindar
, Tragg., Xenophon
, others; the Sept.
chiefly for עָמָל
.) (Synonym: see κόπος
, at the end.)<1>
From the base of mogis; toil, i.e. (by implication) sadness -- painfulness, travail.
see GREEK mogis