paió: to strike, spec. to stingOriginal Word: παίωPart of Speech:
I strike, smiteDefinition:
I strike, smite, sting.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. verbDefinition
to strike, spec. to stingNASB Translation
hit (2), stings (1), struck (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3817: παίωπαίω
: 1 aorist ἔπαισά
; from Aeschylus
down; the Sept.
mostly for הִכָּה
; to strike, smite
: with the fists, Matthew 26:68
, 2); Luke 22:64
; with a sword, Mark 14:47
: John 18:10
; to sting
(to strike or wound with a sting), Revelation 9:5
A primary verb; to hit (as if by a single blow and less violently than tupto); specially, to sting (as a scorpion) -- smite, strike.
see GREEK tupto