3815. paizó
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paizó: to play as a child
Original Word: παίζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: paizó
Phonetic Spelling: (paheed'-zo)
Short Definition: I play, sport
Definition: I play, sport (includes singing and dancing), play in the manner of children.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pais
to play as a child
NASB Translation
play (1).

STRONGS NT 3815: παίζω

παίζω; from Homer down; properly, to play like a child; then universally, to play, sport, jest; to give way to hilarity, especially by joking, singing, dancing; so in 1 Corinthians 10:7, after Exodus 32:6 where it stands for צִחֵק, as in Genesis 21:9; Genesis 26:8; Judges 16:25; also in the Sept. for שִׂחַק. (Compare: ἐμπαίζω.)


From pais; to sport (as a boy) -- play.

see GREEK pais

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