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τυμπανίζω

Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
τυμπανίζω
Greek transliteration: 
tympanizō
Simplified transliteration: 
tympanizo
Principal Parts: 
Numbers
Strong's number: 
5178
GK Number: 
5594
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-2a(1)
Gloss: 
(pass.) to be tortured, tormented
Definition: 
pr. to beat a drum; to drum upon; in NT to torture, beat to death with rods and clubs, Heb. 11:35*

Greek-English Concordance for

Hebrews 11:35 Women received their dead by resurrection. But others were tortured (etympanisthēsan | ἐτυμπανίσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl), after refusing to accept release, so that they might gain a better resurrection.