1690. embrimaomai
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embrimaomai: to be moved with anger, to admonish sternly
Original Word: ἐμβριμάομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: embrimaomai
Phonetic Spelling: (em-brim-ah'-om-ahee)
Short Definition: I snort, express indignant displeasure
Definition: I snort (with the notion of coercion springing out of displeasure, anger, indignation, antagonism), express indignant displeasure with some one; I charge sternly.

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1690 embrimáomai (from 1722 /en, "engaged in" and brimaomai, "to snort") – properly, snort like an angry horse; (literally) "snort (roar) with rage" (BAGD) which expresses strong indignation, i.e. deep feeling that is moved to sternly admonish (A-S).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from en and brimaomai (to snort with anger)
to be moved with anger, to admonish sternly
NASB Translation
deeply moved (2), scolding (1), sternly warned (2).

STRONGS NT 1690: ἐμβριμάομαι

ἐμβριμάομαι (see ἐν, III. 3), ἐμβριμωμαι, deponent verb, present participle ἐμβριμώμενος (John 11:38, where Tdf. ἐμβριμουμενος; see ἐρωτάω, at the beginning); imperfect 3 person plural ἐνεβριμῶντο (Mark 14:5, where Tdf. ἐμβριμουντο, cf. ἐρωτάω as above); 1 aorist ἐνεβριμησαμην, and (Matthew 9:30 L T Tr WH) ἐνεβριμήθην (Buttmann, 52 (46)); (βριμάομαι, from βρίμη, to be moved with anger); to snort in (of horses; German dareinschnauben): Aeschylus sept. 461; to be very angry, to be moved with indignation: τίνι (Libanius), Mark 14:5 (see above); absolutely, with addition of ἐν ἑαυτῷ, John 11:38; with the dative of respect, John 11:33. In a sense unknown to secular authors, to charge with earnest admonition, sternly to charge, threateningly to enjoin: Matthew 9:30; Mark 1:43.


From en and brimaomai (to snort with anger); to have indignation on, i.e. (transitively) to blame, (intransitively) to sigh with chagrin, (specially) to sternly enjoin -- straitly charge, groan, murmur against.

see GREEK en

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