kolaphizó: to strike with the fistOriginal Word: κολαφίζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (kol-af-id'-zo)
Short Definition: I strike with the fist, maltreat
Definition: I strike with the fist, buffet; hence: I mistreat violently.
Cognate: 2852 kolaphízō (from kolaphos "a blow from the fist") – properly, to strike with the fist (literally "knuckles"); to hit hard "with the knuckles, to make the blow sting and crush . . . in 2 Cor 12:7 the idea is striking with something sharp and painful, sticking deeply in the flesh so it remains there" (R. Lenski).Word Origin
from kolaphos (a blow with the fist)
to strike with the fist
beat...with their fists (2), harshly treated (1), roughly treated (1), torment (1).
STRONGS NT 2852: κολαφίζω
κολαφίζω; 1 aorist ἐκολαφισα; present passive κολαφίζομαι; (κόλαφος a fist, and this from κολάπτω to peck, strike); to strike with the fist, give one a blow with the fist (Terence, colaphum infringo, Quintfl. col. duco) (A. V. to buffet): τινα, Matthew 26:67; Mark 14:65; as a specific term for a general, equivalent to to maltreat, treat with violence and contumely, 2 Corinthians 12:7; present passive, 1 Corinthians 4:11; 1 Peter 2:20. (Elsewhere only in ecclesiastical writings.) The word is fully discussed by Fischer, De vitiis lexamples N. T. etc., p. 67ff; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 175f.<1>
buffet, strike, treat roughly
From a derivative of the base of kolazo; to rap with the fist -- buffet.
see GREEK kolazo εκολαφισαν εκολάφισαν ἐκολάφισαν κολαφιζειν κολαφίζειν κολαφιζη κολαφίζῃ κολαφιζομεθα κολαφιζόμεθα κολαφιζομενοι κολαφιζόμενοι κολεόν κολεού κολέω κουλεόν κουλεού ekolaphisan ekoláphisan kolaphize kolaphizē kolaphízei kolaphízēi kolaphizein kolaphízein kolaphizomenoi kolaphizómenoi kolaphizometha kolaphizómetha
Strong's Greek 2852
ἐκολάφισαν — 1 Occ.
κολαφίζῃ — 1 Occ.
κολαφίζειν — 1 Occ.
κολαφιζόμενοι — 1 Occ.
κολαφιζόμεθα — 1 Occ.
Matthew 26:67 V-AIA-3P
BIB: αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐκολάφισαν αὐτόν οἱ
NAS: in His face and beat Him with their fists; and others
KJV: face, and buffeted him; and
INT: of him and struck him others
Mark 14:65 V-PNA
BIB: πρόσωπον καὶ κολαφίζειν αὐτὸν καὶ
NAS: at Him, and to blindfold Him, and to beat Him with their fists, and to say
KJV: face, and to buffet him, and
INT: face and to strike him and
1 Corinthians 4:11 V-PIM/P-1P
BIB: γυμνιτεύομεν καὶ κολαφιζόμεθα καὶ ἀστατοῦμεν
NAS: and are poorly clothed, and are roughly treated, and are homeless;
KJV: and are buffeted, and
INT: are naked and are struck and wander without a home
2 Corinthians 12:7 V-PSA-3S
BIB: ἵνα με κολαφίζῃ ἵνα μὴ
NAS: of Satan to torment me -- to keep
KJV: of Satan to buffet me, lest
INT: that me he might torment that not
1 Peter 2:20 V-PPM/P-NMP
BIB: ἁμαρτάνοντες καὶ κολαφιζόμενοι ὑπομενεῖτε ἀλλ'
NAS: when you sin and are harshly treated, you endure
KJV: when ye be buffeted for your faults,
INT: sinning and being struck you endure it but