Word Summary
synchairō: to rejoice with
Original Word: συγχαίρω
Transliteration: synchairō
Phonetic Spelling: (soong-khah'-ee-ro)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to rejoice with
Meaning: to rejoice with
Strong's Concordance
rejoice with

From sun and chairo; to sympathize in gladness, congratulate -- rejoice in (with).

see GREEK sun

see GREEK chairo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4796: συγχαίρω

συγχαίρω (T WH συνχαίρω (cf. σύν, II. at the end)); imperfect συνέχαιρον; 2 aorist συνεχαρην (passive as set., so Veitch (under the word χαίρω) etc.; others, active, after the analogy of verbs in ); to rejoice with, take part in another's joy (Aeschyl, Aristophanes, Xenophon, others): with a dative of the person with whom one rejoices, Luke 1:58 (cf. 14); ; with a dative of the thing, 1 Corinthians 13:6; to rejoice together, of many, 1 Corinthians 12:26; to congratulate (Aeschines, Polybius (Plutarch; cf. Lightfoot on Phil. as below; 3Macc. 1:8; the Epistle of Barnabas 1, 3 [ET] (and Müller at the passage))): with the dative of the person Philippians 2:17f.