Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

κνήθω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κνήθω
Greek transliteration: 
knēthō
Simplified transliteration: 
knetho
Principal Parts: 
-, -, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2833
GK Number: 
3117
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1b(3)
Gloss: 
(pass.) to feel an itch
Definition: 
to scratch; to tickle, cause titillation;, in NT mid. met. to procure pleasurable excitement for, to indulge an itching, 2 Tim. 4:3*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Timothy 4:3 For a time will come when they will not put up with healthy teaching, but in accordance with their own lust they will heap up teachers for themselves, having itching (knēthomenoi | κνηθόμενοι | pres pass ptcp nom pl masc) ears,