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  #3089 λύω luo {loo'-o}

 a root word; TDNT - 2:60 & 4:328,543; v

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) to loose any person (or thing) tied or fastened
    1a) bandages of the feet, the shoes,
    1b) of a husband and wife joined together by the bond of matrimony
    1c) of a single man, whether he has already had a wife or has not
        yet married
 2) to loose one bound, i.e. to unbind, release from bonds, set free
    2a) of one bound up (swathed in bandages)
    2b) bound with chains (a prisoner), discharge from prison, let go
 3) to loosen, undo, dissolve, anything bound, tied, or compacted together
    3a) an assembly, i.e. to dismiss, break up
    3b) laws, as having a binding force, are likened to bonds
    3c) to annul, subvert
    3d) to do away with, to deprive of authority, whether by precept
        or act
    3e) to declare unlawful
    3f) to loose what is compacted or built together, to break up,
        demolish, destroy
    3g) to dissolve something coherent into parts, to destroy
    3h) metaph., to overthrow, to do away with

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

A primary verb; to "loosen" (literally or figuratively):—break (up), destroy, dissolve, (un-) loose, melt, put off. Compare G4486.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #3089.
  • λυ´ω
  • luō; a prim. vb.; to loose, to release, to dissolve:—
  • NASB - annuls(1), break(1), breaking(1), broke down(1), broken(4), destroy(2), destroyed(3), loose(2), loosed(2), putting an end to(1), release(1), released(7), removed(1), take off(1), unbind(1), untie(8), untied(1), untying(4).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - loose 27, break 5, unloose 3, destroy 2, dissolve 2, put off 1,
      melt 1, break up 1, break down 1; 43
Matthew 5:19.
John 5:18; 7:23; 10:35. Acts 27:41.
John 2:19. 1 John 3:8.
2 Peter 3:11, 12.
Luke 13:15.
Ephesians 2:14.
John 5:18.
Matthew 16:19; 18:18; 21:2. Mark 11:2, 4. Luke 13:15; 19:30, 31. John 11:44. Acts 13:25; 24:26. Revelation 5:2, 5; 9:14.
Matthew 16:19; 18:18. Mark 7:35. Luke 13:16. Acts 2:24; 22:30. 1 Corinthians 7:27. Revelation 9:15; 20:3, 7.
Mark 11:5. Luke 19:33.
2 Peter 3:10.
Acts 7:33.
John 7:23.
Mark 1:7. Luke 3:16. John 1:27.
Acts 13:43.
Luke 19:33.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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