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Athleo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   118  
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


Total1
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.