Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
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δαπανήσω, ἐδαπάνησα, -, -, ἐδαπανήθην
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to spend; to pay expenses
to expend, be at expense, Mk. 5:26; Acts 21:24; 2 Cor. 12:15; to spend, waste, consume by extravagance, Lk. 15:14; Jas. 4:3*

Greek-English Concordance for δαπανάω

Mark 5:26 She had suffered a great deal under the care of many doctors, and had spent (dapanēsasa | δαπανήσασα | aor act ptcp nom sg fem) all she had, all yet it benefitted her nothing; rather she had grown worse.
Luke 15:14 When he had spent (dapanēsantos | δαπανήσαντος | aor act ptcp gen sg masc) everything, there was a severe famine in that country, and he began to be in need.
Acts 21:24 Take these men and purify yourself along with them and pay their expenses (dapanēson | δαπάνησον | aor act imperative 2 sg) that they may shave their heads, and everyone will know that there is nothing in what they have been told about you, but that you yourself walk keeping the law.
2 Corinthians 12:15 I will (dapanēsō | δαπανήσω | fut act ind 1 sg) most gladly spend (dapanēsō | δαπανήσω | fut act ind 1 sg) and be spent on behalf of your souls. If I love you more, am I to be loved less?
James 4:3 You ask and do not receive because you ask for the wrong reason, that you (dapanēsēte | δαπανήσητε | aor act subj 2 pl) can (dapanēsēte | δαπανήσητε | aor act subj 2 pl) spend (dapanēsēte | δαπανήσητε | aor act subj 2 pl) it on your pleasures.