oninémi: to profit, helpOriginal Word: ὀνίνημιPart of Speech:
I help, profit, have joy ofDefinition:
I profit, benefit, help; mid: I have profit, derive benefit.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. verbDefinition
to profit, helpNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3685: ὀνίνημιὀνίνημι
: from Homer
down; to be useful, to profit, help
); middle, present ὀνίναμαι
; 2 aorist ὠνήμην
(and later ὠνάμην
, see Lob. ad Phryn.
, p. 12f; Kühner, § 343 under the word, i., p. 880; (Veitch
, under the word)), optative ὀναίμην
; to receive profit or advantage, be helped
(or have joy (Latinjuvor
, of one, Philemon 1:20
at the passage). (Elsewhere in the Scriptures only in Sir. 30:2.)<1>
A prolonged form of an apparently primary verb (onomai, to slur); for which another prolonged form (onao) is used as an alternate in some tenses (unless indeed it be identical with the base of onoma through the idea of notoriety); to gratify, i.e. (middle voice) to derive pleasure or advantage from -- have joy.
see GREEK onoma