Word Summary
typhloō: to blind, to make blind
Original Word: τυφλόω
Transliteration: typhloō
Phonetic Spelling: (toof-lo'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to blind, to make blind
Meaning: to blind, to make blind
Strong's Concordance

From tuphlos; to make blind, i.e. (figuratively) to obscure -- blind.

see GREEK tuphlos

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5186: τυφλόω

τυφλόω, τυφλῷ: 1 aorist ἐτυφλωσα; perfect τετύφλωκα; from (Pindar and) Herodotus down; to blind, make blind; in the N. T. metaphorically, to blunt the mental discernment, darken the mind: John 12:40; 1 John 2:11; τά νοήματα, 2 Corinthians 4:4 (τήν ψυχήν τυφλωθειην, Plato, Phaedo, p. 99 e.).