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μόχθος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
μόχθος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
mochthos
Simplified transliteration: 
mochthos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
3449
GK Number: 
3677
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
toil, hardship, exertion
Definition: 
wearisome labor, toil, travail, 2 Cor. 11:27; 1 Thess. 2:9; 2 Thess. 3:8*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Corinthians 11:27 in toil and hard work (mochthō | μόχθῳ | dat sg masc), often in need of sleep, in hunger and thirst, many times without food, in cold and nakedness.
1 Thessalonians 2:9 For you recall, brothers, our labor and toil (mochthon | μόχθον | acc sg masc). We worked night and day so as not to become a burden to any of you, while proclaiming to you the gospel of God.
2 Thessalonians 3:8 nor did we eat anyone’s food without paying for it. Instead we kept working night and day with toil and hardship (mochthō | μόχθῳ | dat sg masc), so we would not be a burden to any of you,