Talk (Noun and Verb) - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Talk (Noun and Verb)

[ A-1,Noun,G3056, logos ]
a word," is translated "talk" in Matthew 22:15; Mark 12:13. See ACCOUNT, B.

[ A-2,Noun,G3026, leros ]
denotes "foolish talk, nonsense," Luke 24:11, RV, "idle talk" (AV, "idle tales").

[ B-1,Verb,G2980, laleo ]
"to speak, say," is always translated "to speak" in the RV, where the AV renders it by "to talk," Matthew 12:46; Mark 6:50; Luke 24:32; John 4:27 (twice); John 9:37; John 14:30; Acts 26:31; Revelation 4:1; Revelation 17:1; Revelation 21:9, Revelation 21:15. The RV rendering is preferable; the idea of "chat" or "chatter" is entirely foreign to the NT, and should never be regarded as the meaning in 1 Corinthians 14:34-35. See COMMUNE, Note, SAY, No. 1, Note, and No. 2, SPEAK.

[ B-2,Verb,G4814, sullaleo ]
"to speak with" (sun), is translated "to talk with," Matthew 17:3; Mark 9:4; Luke 9:30. See CONFER, No. 2.

[ B-3,Verb,G3656, homileo ]
"to be in company with, consort with" (homilos, "a throng;" homilia, "a company"), hence, "to converse with," is rendered "to talk with," Acts 20:11. See COMMUNE, No. 2.

[ B-4,Verb,G4926, sunomileo ]
"to converse, talk with," occurs in Acts 10:27.

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