phuó: to bring forth, produceOriginal Word: φύωPart of Speech:
I grow, grow upDefinition:
I grow, grow up, spring up.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. verbDefinition
to bring forth, produceNASB Translation
grew (2), springing (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 5453: φύωφύω
; 2 aorist passive (ἐφυην
) participle φυέν
(for which the Attic writings more common use the 2 aorist active ἐφυν
with the participle φύς
, in a passive or intransitive sense; cf. Alexander Buttmann
(1873) Ausf. Spr. ii, p. 321; Krüger
, § 40 under the word; Kühner, § 343, under the word; (Veitch
, under the word); Winer
s Grammar, § 15, under the word; (Buttmann
, 68 (60))); (cf. Latinfui, fore
, etc.; Curtius
, § 417); from Homer
1. to beget, bring forth, produce; passive, to be born, to spring up, to grow: Luke 8:6, 8;
2. intransitive, to shoot forth, spring up: Hebrews 12:15 (Winer's Grammar, 252 (237). Compare: ἐκφύω,
A primary verb; probably originally, to "puff" or blow, i.e. To swell up; but only used in the implied sense, to germinate or grow (sprout, produce), literally or figuratively -- spring (up).