Word: elegcw

Pronounce: el-eng'-kho

Strongs Number: G1651

Orig: of uncertain affinity; to confute, admonish:--convict, convince, tell a fault, rebuke, reprove.

Use: TDNT-2:473,221 Verb

Heb Strong: H819 H2713 H3198 H5060 H7561

    1) to convict, refute, confute
    1a) generally with a suggestion of shame of the person convicted
    1b) by conviction to bring to the light, to expose
    2) to find fault with, correct
    2a) by word
    2a1) to reprehend severely, chide, admonish, reprove
    2a2) to call to account, show one his fault, demand an explanation
    2b) by deed
    2b1) to chasten, to punish

    For Synonyms see entry G5884