Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

With grief, groan, grudge, to make (intransitively, be) in straits, i.e., (by implication) to sigh, murmur, pray inaudibly

Greek: στενάζω, stenazō (G4727)

6 King James Bible Verses


Here are with grief, groan, grudge, sigh and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word στενάζω mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G4727

Greek Base Word: στενάζω

Usage: With grief, groan, grudge, sigh

Definition: To make (intransitively, be) in straits, i.e., (by implication) to sigh, murmur, pray inaudibly.

Detailed definition:

  1. A sigh, to groan.

Derived terms: From G4728.

See also:

  1. G4728


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: stɛˈnɑ.zo
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ste̞ˈnɑ.zow
  3. Transliteration: stenazō
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: steh-NA-zoh
  5. Modern Pronunciation: stay-NA-zoh

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