Epilambanomai

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1949  
Original WordWord Origin
epilambanomaimiddle 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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 19
catch 2, give help 1, gives help 1, seized 2, take hold 2, taking 1, taking hold 1, took 4, took hold 5
 
NAS 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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.