5005. talaipóros
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talaipóros: distressed, miserable
Original Word: ταλαίπωρος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: talaipóros
Phonetic Spelling: (tal-ah'-ee-po-ros)
Short Definition: wretched, afflicted, miserable
Definition: wretched, afflicted, miserable.

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5005 talaípōros (an adjective, derived from talaō, "to bear, undergo" and pōros, "a callous," J. Thayer) – properly, wretched (beaten-down) from continued strain, leaving a person literally full of callouses (deep misery) – describing a person with severe side-effects from great, ongoing strain (significant hardships).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
probably from a root tala- (patient, stedfast) and póreó = pentheó
distressed, miserable
NASB Translation
wretched (2).

STRONGS NT 5005: ταλαίπωρος

ταλαίπωρος, ταλαίπωρον (from ΤΑΛΑΩ, ΤΛΑΩ, to bear, undergo, and πῶρος a callus (others, πῶρος, but cf. Suidas (edited by Gaisf.), p. 3490 c. and note; others connect the word with περάω, πειράω, cf. Curtius, § 466)), enduring toils and troubles; afflicted, wretched": Romans 7:24; Revelation 3:17. (Isaiah 33:1; Tobit 13:10; Wis. 3:11 Wis. 13:10; (Pindar), Tragg., Aristophanes, Demosthenes, Polybius, Aesop, others.)


From the base of talanton and a derivative of the base of peira; enduring trial, i.e. Miserable -- wretched.

see GREEK talanton

see GREEK peira

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