Thelo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2309  
Original WordWord Origin
qeloapparently strengthened from the alternate form of (138)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Thelo3:44,318
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
thel'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to will, have in mind, intend
    1. to be resolved or determined, to purpose
    2. to desire, to wish
    3. to love
      1. to like to do a thing, be fond of doing
    4. to take delight in, have pleasure
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 208
am...willing 1, am willing 3, delighting 1, delights 1, desire 14, desired 4, desires 4, desiring 2, intended 1, intending 1, like 3, maintain 1, mean 1, mean* 2, please 1, purposed 1, refused* 1, unwilling* 11, want 52, wanted 15, wanting 3, wants 8, will 5, willed 1, willing 15, wills 4, wish 24, wished 7, wishes 16, wishing 4, would 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew41
Mark24
Luke27
John21
Acts14
Romans13
1 Corinthians17
2 Corinthians7
Galatians9
Philippians1
Colossians3
1 Thessalonians2
2 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy3
2 Timothy1
Philemon1
Hebrews4
James2
1 Peter2
2 Peter1
3 John1
Revelation4


Total199
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 Thelo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.