272. ameleó
Jump to: LexiconHelpsNasecThayer'sStrong's
ameleó: to be careless
Original Word: ἀμελέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ameleó
Phonetic Spelling: (am-el-eh'-o)
Short Definition: I neglect
Definition: I neglect, am careless of, disregard.

HELPS word-Studies

272 ameléō (from 1 /A "not" and 3199 /mélō, "have concern, be affected") – properly, without concern, unaffected, viewing something as being without significance, i.e. without perceived value ("of no moment").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and meló
to be careless
NASB Translation
care (1), neglect (2), paid no attention (1).

STRONGS NT 272: ἀμελέω

ἀμελέω, (ῶ; future ἀμελήσω; 1 aorist ἠμέλησα; (from ἀμελής, and this from the alpha privative and μέλω to care for); very common in secular authors; to be careless of, to neglect: τίνος, Hebrews 2:3; Hebrews 8:9; 1 Timothy 4:14; followed by an infinitive, 2 Peter 1:12 R G; without a case, ἀμελήσαντες (not caring for what had just been said (A. V. "they made light of it)), Matthew 22:5.

make light of, neglect, show no regard.

From a (as a negative particle) and melo; to be careless of -- make light of, neglect, be negligent, no regard.

see GREEK a

see GREEK melo

Top of Page
Top of Page

Bible Apps.com