|Origin:||middle voice of an apparently root word|
|Reference:||TDNT - 4:527,573|
|In Greek:||emaconto 1, macesyai 1, macesye 1, macomenoiv 1|
|In NET:||began to argue 1, engage in heated disputes 1, fighting 1, you quarrel 1|
|In AV:||strive 3, fight 1|
|Definition:||1) to fight
1a) of armed combatants, or those who engage in a hand to hand struggle
1b) of those who engage in a war of words, to quarrel, wrangle, dispute
1c) of those who contend at law for property and privileges
middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to war, i.e.
(figuratively) to quarrel, dispute:-fight, strive.
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