Strong's Greek dictionary

Strong's # 4486
4486
ῥήγνυμι (rhḗgnymi) or ῥήσσω (rhḗssō)
+ Etymology:both prolonged forms of ῥήκω (rhḗkō) (which appears only in certain forms, and is itself probably a strengthened form of agnumi (see in 2608));
- Definition: to "break," "wreck" or "crack", i.e. (especially) to sunder (by separation of the parts; 2608 being its intensive (with the preposition in composition), and 2352 a shattering to minute fragments; but not a reduction to the constituent particles, like 3089) or disrupt, lacerate; by implication, to convulse (with spasms); figuratively, to give vent to joyful emotions
+ KJV usage::--break (forth), burst, rend, tear.

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