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Athleo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 118 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
aqleofrom athlos (a contest in the public lists)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Athleo1:167,25
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ath-leh'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to engage in a contest, contend in public games, contend for a prize
  2. to endure, suffer
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
competes 1, competes as an athlete 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Timothy1


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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 Athleo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.