5599. ó
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ó: O, oh!
Original Word:
Part of Speech: Interjection
Transliteration: ó
Phonetic Spelling: (o)
Short Definition: O, an exclamation
Definition: O, an exclamation, used in addressing someone.

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5599 (an exclamatory particle) – Oh! 5599 ("oh!") always expresses intense emotion. Depending on the context, 5599 (ō) can convey: spirited approval, urgency, exasperation, importance, joy, etc. (see B-D 146, 16).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. interj.
O, oh!
NASB Translation
O (7), Oh (1).

STRONGS NT 5599: ὦ

, an interjection, prefixed to vocatives (on its use in the N. T. cf. Buttmann, 140 (122); (Winers Grammar, § 29, 3)), O; it is used a. in address: Θεόφιλε, Acts 1:1; add, Acts 18:14; Acts 27:21 (here Tdf. (ex errore); on the passages which follow cf. Buttmann, as above); Romans 2:1, 3; Romans 9:20; 1 Timothy 6:20; and, at the same time, reproof, James 2:20.

b. in exclamation: and that of admiration, Matthew 15:28; Romans 11:33 (here Rec.st Lachmann ; cf. Chandler §§ 902 and especially 904); of reproof, Luke 24:25; Acts 13:10; Galatians 3:1; with the nominative (Winer's Grammar, § 29, 2), Matthew 17:17; Mark 9:19; Luke 9:41. ((From Homer down.))


A primary interjection; as a sign of the vocative case, O; as a note of exclamation, oh -- O.

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