Aorist Indicative: The Resultative Aorist

The Aorist of a verb whose Present implies effort or intention, commonly denotes the success of the effort.

Acts 27:43; ὁ δὲ ἑκατοντάρχης βουλόμενος διασῶσαι τὸν Παῦλον ἐκώλυσεν αὐτοὺς τοῦ βουλήματος, but the centurion . . . prevented them from their purpose. See also Matt. 27:20; Acts

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