G3868 παραιτέομαι - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to beg from
I make excuse, refuse, reject
I beg off, make excuse, deprecate, refuse, reject, decline, shun, avoid.
to beg off, i.e. deprecate, decline, shun
Derivation: from G3844 and the middle voice of G154;

KJV Usage: avoid, (make) excuse, intreat, refuse, reject.

G3844 G154
1) to ask along side, beg to have near one
1a) to obtain by entreaty
1b) to beg from, to ask for, supplicate
2) to avert by entreaty or seek to avert, to deprecate
2a) to entreat that ... not
2b) to refuse, decline
2c) to shun, avoid
2d) to avert displeasure by entreaty
2d1) to beg pardon, crave indulgence, to excuse
2d2) of one excusing himself for not accepting a wedding invitation to a feast

From G3844 and the middle of G154; to beg off, that is, deprecate, decline, shun

KJV Usage: avoid, (make) excuse, intreat, refuse, reject.

View how G3868 παραιτέομαι is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of G3868 παραιτέομαι

Luke 14:18
Luke 14:19
Acts 25:11
1 Timothy 4:7
1 Timothy 5:11
2 Timothy 2:23
Titus 3:10
Hebrews 12:19
Hebrews 12:25

Corresponding Hebrew Words

par aiteomai H1245 baqash pi.
par aiteomai H2603 chanan hithp.
par aiteomai H7592 shaal ni.