hormaó: to set in motion, to hasten onOriginal Word: ὁρμάωPart of Speech:
I rush, hasten on.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to set in motion, to hasten onNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3729: ὁρμάωὁρμάω
: 1 aorist ὥρμησα
; (from ὁρμή
1. transitive, to set in rapid motion, stir up, incite, urge on; so from Homer down.
2. intransitive, to start forward impetuously, to rush (so from Homer down): εἰς τί, Matthew 8:32; Mark 5:13; Luke 8:33; Acts 19:29; ἐπί τινα, Acts 7:57.<1>
run violently, rush.
From horme; to start, spur or urge on, i.e. (reflexively) to dash or plunge -- run (violently), rush.
see GREEK horme