G4811 συκοφαντέω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
συκοφαντέω
to accuse falsely, slander, calumniate
Dodson:
συκοφαντέω
I accuse falsely, defraud.
Strong's:
συκοφαντέω
to be a fig-informer (reporter of the law forbidding the exportation of figs from Greece), "sycophant", i.e. (genitive and by extension) to defraud (exact unlawfully, extort)
Derivation: from a compound of G4810 and a derivative of G5316;

KJV Usage: accuse falsely, take by false accusation.

G4810 G5316
Thayer:
1) to accuse wrongfully, to calumniate, to attack by malicious devices
2) to exact money wrongfully
2a) to extort from, defraudAt Athens those were "sukophantia" whose business it was to inform against any one whom they might detect exporting figs out of Attica; and as sometimes they seemed to extort money from those loath to be exposed, the name "sukophantes" from the time of Aristophanes down was a general term of opprobrium to designate, a malignant and base accuser from love of gain.


συκοφαντέω
sukophanteō
soo-kof-an-teh'-o
From a compound of G4810 and a derivative of G5316; to be a fig informer (reporter of the law forbidding the exportation of figs from Greece), “sycopant”, that is, (generally and by extension) to defraud (exact unlawfully, extort)

KJV Usage: accuse falsely, take by false accusation.


View how G4811 συκοφαντέω is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of G4811 συκοφαντέω

Luke 3:14
Luke 19:8

Corresponding Hebrew Words

sukophanteo H1556 galal hithpo.
sukophanteo H6231 ashaq
sukophanteo H8266 shaqar pi.