Katecho

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2722  
Original WordWord Origin
katecofrom (2596) and (2192)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Katecho2:829,286
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kat-ekh'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to hold back, detain, retain
    1. from going away
    2. to restrain, hinder (the course or progress of)
      1. that which hinders, Antichrist from making his appearance
      2. to check a ship's headway i.e. to hold or head the ship
    3. to hold fast, keep secure, keep firm possession of
  2. to get possession of, take
    1. to possess
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 18
afflicted 1, bound 1, heading 1, hold...fast 1, hold fast 5, hold firmly 1, keep 2, occupy 1, possess 1, possessing 1, restrains 2, suppress 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke3
John1
Acts1
Romans2
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians1
1 Thessalonians1
2 Thessalonians2
Philemon1
Hebrews3


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