Word Summary
talaipōros: distressed, miserable
Original Word: ταλαίπωρος
Transliteration: talaipōros
Phonetic Spelling: (tal-ah'-ee-po-ros)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: distressed, miserable
Meaning: distressed, miserable
Strong's Concordance

From the base of talanton and a derivative of the base of peira; enduring trial, i.e. Miserable -- wretched.

see GREEK talanton

see GREEK peira

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5005: ταλαίπωρος

ταλαίπωρος, ταλαίπωρον (from ΤΑΛΑΩ, ΤΛΑΩ, to bear, undergo, and πῶρος a callus (others, πῶρος, but cf. Suidas (edited by Gaisf.), p. 3490 c. and note; others connect the word with περάω, πειράω, cf. Curtius, § 466)), enduring toils and troubles; afflicted, wretched": Romans 7:24; Revelation 3:17. (Isaiah 33:1; Tobit 13:10; Wis. 3:11 Wis. 13:10; (Pindar), Tragg., Aristophanes, Demosthenes, Polybius, Aesop, others.)