Word Summary
lypeō: to distress, to grieve
Original Word: λυπέω
Transliteration: lypeō
Phonetic Spelling: (loo-peh'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to distress, to grieve
Meaning: to distress, to grieve
Strong's Concordance
cause grief, grieve, make sorry.

From lupe; to distress; reflexively or passively, to be sad -- cause grief, grieve, be in heaviness, (be) sorrow(-ful), be (make) sorry.

see GREEK lupe

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3076: λυπέω

λυπέω, λυπῶ; 1 aorist ἐλύπησα; pf λελύπηκα; passive, present λιποῦμαι; 1 aorist ἐλυπήθην; future λυπηθήσομαι; (λύπη); (fr, Hesiod down); to make sorrowful; to affect with sadness, cause grief; to throw into sorrow: τινα, 2 Corinthians 2:2, 5; 2 Corinthians 7:3; passive, Matthew 14:9; Matthew 17:23; Matthew 18:31; Matthew 19:22; Matthew 26:22; Mark 10:22; Mark 14:19; John 16:20; John 21:17; 2 Corinthians 2:4; 1 Thessalonians 4:13; 1 Peter 1:6; joined with ἀδημονεῖν, Matthew 26:37; opposed to χαίρειν, 2 Corinthians 6:10; κατά Θεόν, in a manner acceptable to God (cf. Winer's Grammar, 402 (375)), 2 Corinthians 7:9, 11; in a wider sense, to grieve, offend: τό πνεῦμα τό ἅγιον, Ephesians 4:30 (see πνεῦμα, 4 a. at the end); to make one uneasy, cause him a scruple, Romans 14:15. (Compare: συλλυπέω. Synonym: see θρηνέω, at the end.)