5396. phluareó
Strong's Concordance
phluareó: to talk nonsense
Original Word: φλυαρέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: phluareó
Phonetic Spelling: (floo-ar-eh'-o)
Short Definition: I gossip against
Definition: I gossip against, talk idly, make empty charges against, talk nonsense.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 5396 phlyaréō (from 5397 /phlýaros, "to bubble up, boil over") – overflowing with speech "that is fluent but empty" (WS, 562). It is used only in 3 Jn 10. See 5397 (phlyaros).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5396: φλυαρέω

φλυαρέω, φλυάρω; (φλύαρος, which see); to utter nonsense, talk idly, prate (Herodotus, Xenophon, Plato, Isocrates, Plutarch, others); to bring forward idle accusations, make empty charges, Xenophon, Hell. 6, 3, 12; joined with βλασφημεῖν, Isocrates 5, 33: τινα λόγοις πονηροῖς, to accuse one falsely with malicious words, 3 John 1:10 (A. V. prating against etc.).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From phluaros; to be a babbler or trifler, i.e. (by implication) to berate idly or mischievously -- prate against.

see GREEK phluaros

Forms and Transliterations
φλυαρων φλυαρών φλυαρῶν phluaron phluarōn phlyaron phlyarôn phlyarōn phlyarō̂n
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 5396
1 Occurrence

φλυαρῶν — 1 Occ.

3 John 1:10 V-PPA-NMS
GRK: λόγοις πονηροῖς φλυαρῶν ἡμᾶς καὶ
NAS: he does, unjustly accusing us with wicked
KJV: he doeth, prating against us
INT: with words evil prating against us and

1 Occurrence

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