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ἐξαπορέω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐξαπορέω
Greek transliteration: 
exaporeō
Simplified transliteration: 
exaporeo
Principal Parts: 
-, -, -, -, ἐξηπορήθην
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1820
GK Number: 
1989
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
(mid.) to despair; (pass.) to be in despair
Definition: 
some list as a deponent ἐξαπορέομαι, pas., to be in the utmost perplexity or despair, 2 Cor. 1:8; 4:8*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Corinthians 1:8 For we want you to know, brothers, about the affliction we suffered in Asia, that we were burdened excessively beyond our power to cope, so that we despaired (exaporēthēnai | ἐξαπορηθῆναι | aor pass inf ) even of living.
2 Corinthians 4:8 We are under pressure from every side, but not crushed; bewildered, but not driven to despair (exaporoumenoi | ἐξαπορούμενοι | pres mid ptcp nom pl masc);