5512. chleuazó
Strong's Concordance
chleuazó: to jest, mock, jeer
Original Word: χλευάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chleuazó
Phonetic Spelling: (khlyoo-ad'-zo)
Short Definition: I mock, scoff
Definition: I mock, scoff, jest, jeer.
HELPS Word-studies

5512 xleuázō (from xleuē, "a joke") – properly, to joke (jest), i.e. to scoff (ridicule) using barbed humor and mocking jeers (used only in Ac 17:32).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5512: χλευάζω

χλευάζω; imperfect ἐχλεύαζον; (χλεύη, jesting, mockery); to deride, mock, jeer: Acts 2:13 Rec.; . (2 Macc. 7:27; Wis. 11:15; Aristophanes, Demosthenes, Polybius, Diodorus, Plutarch, Lucian, others) (Compare: διαχλευάζω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a derivative probably of cheilos; to throw out the lip, i.e. Jeer at -- mock.

see GREEK cheilos

Forms and Transliterations
διαχλευαζοντες διαχλευάζοντες εχλευαζον εχλεύαζον ἐχλεύαζον χλευάζοντες χλεύασμα χλευασμόν χλευασμός diachleuazontes diachleuázontes echleuazon echleúazon
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Strong's Greek 5512
2 Occurrences

διαχλευάζοντες — 1 Occ.
ἐχλεύαζον — 1 Occ.

Acts 2:13 V-PPA-NMP
GRK: ἕτεροι δὲ διαχλευάζοντες ἔλεγον ὅτι
KJV: Others mocking said,
INT: others moreover mocking said

Acts 17:32 V-IIA-3P
GRK: οἱ μὲν ἐχλεύαζον οἱ δὲ
NAS: some [began] to sneer, but others
KJV: some mocked: and
INT: some indeed mocked some however

2 Occurrences

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