4141. pléssó
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pléssó: to strike
Original Word: πλήσσω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: pléssó
Phonetic Spelling: (place'-so)
Short Definition: I strike, smite
Definition: I strike, smite.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
to strike
NASB Translation
struck (1).

STRONGS NT 4141: πλήσσω

πλήσσω (cf. πληγή (πέλαγος), Latinplango, plaga; Curtius, § 367): 2 aorist passive ἐπλήγην; from Homer down; the Sept. for הִכָּה (see πατάσσω, at the beginning); to strike, to smite: passive (of the heavenly bodies smitten by God that they may be deprived of light and shrouded in darkness), Revelation 8:12. (Compare: ἐκπλήσσω, ἐπιπλήσσω.)

smite, strike.

Apparently another form of plasso (through the idea of flattening out); to pound, i.e. (figuratively) to inflict with (calamity) -- smite. Compare tupto.

see GREEK tupto

see GREEK plasso

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