Epilambanomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1949 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ejpilambavnomaimiddle voice from (1909) and (2983)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Epilambanomai4:9,*
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-lam-ban'-om-ahee Verb
Definition
  1. to take in addition, to lay hold of, take possession of, overtake, attain, attain to
    1. to lay hold of or to seize upon anything with the hands, to take hold of, lay hold of
    2. metaph. to rescue one from peril, to help, succour
King James Word Usage - Total: 19
take 7, take by 3, catch 2, take on 2, lay hold on 2, take hold of 2, lay hold upon 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1
Luke5
Acts7
1 Timothy2
Hebrews2


Total18
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 Epilambanomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .