1254. diakóluó
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diakóluó: to hinder
Original Word: διακωλύω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: diakóluó
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-ak-o-loo'-o)
Short Definition: I obstinately prevent, hinder
Definition: I obstinately prevent, hinder.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dia and kóluó
to hinder
NASB Translation
prevent (1).

STRONGS NT 1254: διακωλύω

διακωλύω: imperfect διεκωλυον; (διά in this compound does not denote effort as is commonly said, but separation, Latindis, cf. German verhindern, Latinprohibere; cf. διακλειω, to separate by shutting, shut out; cf. Winers De verb. comp. etc. Part v., p. 17f); to hinder, prevent: τινα, Matthew 3:14 (on the tense cf. Winers Grammar, § 40, 3 c.; Buttmann, 205 (178)). (From Sophocles and Thucydides down.)


From dia and koluo; to hinder altogether, i.e. Utterly prohibit -- forbid.

see GREEK dia

see GREEK koluo

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