1612. ekstrephó
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ekstrephó: to turn inside out, fig. to pervert
Original Word: ἐκστρέφω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ekstrephó
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-stref'-o)
Short Definition: I change for the worse, corrupt, pervert
Definition: I change for the worse, corrupt, pervert.

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1612 ekstréphō (from 1537 /ek, "wholly out from," intensifying 4762 /stréphō, "turn") – properly, turn completely out of place, i.e. "turn inside out" (used only in Tit 3:11).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from ek and strephó
to turn inside out, fig. to pervert
NASB Translation
perverted (1).

STRONGS NT 1612: ἐκστρέφω

ἐκστρέφω: perfect passive ἐξεστραμμαι;

1. to turn or twist out, tear up (Homer, Iliad 17, 58).

2. to turn inside out, invert; tropically, to change for the worse, pervert, corrupt (Aristophanes nub. 554; the Sept. Deuteronomy 32:20): Titus 3:11.

STRONGS NT 1612a: ἐκσῴζω [ἐκσῴζω: 1 aorist ἐξεσωσα; to save from, either to keep or to rescue from danger (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down): εἰς αἰγιαλόν ἐκσωσαι τό πλοῖον, to bring the ship safe to shore, Acts 27:39 WH text; others ἐξῶσαι, see ἐξωθέω, and εἰ I. 7 c.]


From ek and strepho; to pervert (figuratively) -- subvert.

see GREEK ek

see GREEK strepho

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