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στέλλω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
στέλλω
Greek transliteration: 
stellō
Simplified transliteration: 
stello
Principal Parts: 
στελῶ, ἔστειλα, ἔσταλκα, ἔσταλμαι, ἐστάλην
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4724
GK Number: 
5097
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-2d(1)
Gloss: 
(mid.) to avoid, keep away from
Definition: 
pr. to place in set order, to arrange; to equip; to despatch; to stow; mid. to contract one's self, to shrink; to withdraw from, avoid, shun, 2 Cor. 8:20; 2 Thess. 3:6*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Corinthians 8:20 We are taking this precaution (stellomenoi | στελλόμενοι | pres mid ptcp nom pl masc) so that no one should blame us for the way we are administering this generous gift,
2 Thessalonians 3:6 But we charge you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to stay away (stellesthai | στέλλεσθαι | pres mid inf ) from any brother who conducts himself in a disorderly manner and not according to the tradition that they received from us.