- I touch or handle
- prop: I fasten to; I lay hold of, touch, know carnally.
- to touch
- pr. to bring in contact, fit, fasten; to light, kindle, Mk. 4:21; Lk. 8:16; to touch, Mt. 8:3; to meddle, venture to partake, Col. 2:21; to have intercourse with, to know carnally, 1Cor. 7:1; by impl. to harm, 1Jn. 5:18 (MT)
1a) to touch
1b) of carnal intercourse with a women or cohabitation
1c) of levitical practice of having no fellowship with heathen practices. Things not to be touched appear to be both women and certain kinds of food, so celibacy and abstinence of certain kinds of food and drink are recommended.
1d) to touch, assail anyone
Reflexive of G681; properly to attach oneself to, that is, to touch (in many implied relations)
KJV Usage: touch.