Deomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1189 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
devomaimiddle voice of (1210)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Deomai2:40,144
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
deh'-om-ahee Verb
Definition
  1. to want, lack
  2. to desire, long for
  3. to ask, beg
    1. the thing asked for
    2. to pray, make supplications
King James Word Usage - Total: 22
pray 12, beseech 9, make request 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke8
Acts7
Romans1
2 Corinthians3
Galatians1
1 Thessalonians1


Total22
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Deomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .