|Origin:||from Battos (a proverbial stammerer) and 3056|
|Reference:||TDNT - 1:597,103|
|In Greek:||battaloghshte 1|
|In NET:||do babble repetitiously 1|
|In AV:||use vain repetitions 1|
|Definition:||1) to stammer
2) to repeat the same things over and over, to use many idle
words, to babble, prate. Some suppose the word derived from
Battus, a king of Cyrene, who is said to have stuttered;
others from Battus, an author of tedious and wordy poems.
from Battos (a proverbial stammerer) and 3056; to stutter, i.e. (by
implication) to prate tediously:-use vain repetitions.
see GREEK for 3056
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