sumballó: to throw together, hence to discuss, consider, meet withOriginal Word: συμβάλλωPart of Speech:
I ponder, encounter, confer or dispute withDefinition:
properly: I throw together, hence: I ponder, come up with, encounter, with or without hostile intent; I dispute with; mid: I confer, consult with, contribute.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to throw together, hence to discuss, consider, meet withNASB Translation
confer (1), conversing (1), helped (1), meet (1), met (1), pondering (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 4820: συμβάλλωσυμβάλλω
except Luke 14:31
); cf. Σιν
, II. at the end); imperfect συνέβαλλον
; 2 aorist συνέβαλον
; 2 aorist middle συνεβαλομην
; from Homer
down; to throw together, to bring together
a. λόγους (Latinsermones conferre), to converse, Euripides, Iphig. Aul. 830; with λόγους omitted (cf. English confer), Plutarch, mor., p. 222 e. (Winers Grammar, 593 (552); (Buttmann, 145 (127))): τίνι, to dispute with one, Acts 17:18 (where A. V. encountered (cf.
c. below)); πρός ἀλλήλους, to confer with one another, deliberate among themselves, Acts 9:15.
b. to bring together in one's mind, confer with oneself (cf. σύν, II. 4), to consider, ponder: ἐν τῇ καρδία, to revolve in the mind, Luke 2:19 (συμβαλων τῷ λογισμῷ τό ὄναρ, Josephus, Antiquities 2, 5, 3).
c. intransitive (Winers Grammar, § 38, 1; (Buttmann, § 130, 4)), to come together, meet: τίνι, to meet one (on a journey), Acts 20:14 (Homer, Odyssey 21, 15; Josephus, Antiquities 2, 7, 5); "to encounter in a hostile sense: τίνι, to fight with one (1 Macc. 4:34; 2 Macc. 8:23 2Macc. 14:17; Polybius 1, 9, 7; 3, 111, 1, and often), with εἰς πόλεμον added, Luke 14:31 (εἰς μάχην, Polybius 3, 56, 6; Josephus, Antiquities 12, 8, 4; πρός μάχην, Polybius 10, 37, 4). Middle, to bring together of one's property, to contribute, aid, help: πολύ τίνι, one, Acts 18:27; often so in Greek authors also, especially Polybius; cf. Schweighäuser, Lex. Polybius, p. 576; Passow, under the word, 1 b. ἆ.; (Liddell and Scott, under the word I. 2); Grimm, Exeget. Hdbch. on Wis. 5:8.<1>
discuss, confer, encounter
From sun and ballo; to combine, i.e. (in speaking) to converse, consult, dispute, (mentally) to consider, (by implication) to aid, (personally) to join, attack -- confer, encounter, help, make, meet with, ponder.
see GREEK sun
see GREEK ballo