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Zeteo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2212  
Original WordWord Origin
zeteoof uncertain affinity
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Zeteo2:892,300
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dzay-teh'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to seek in order to find
    1. to seek a thing
    2. to seek [in order to find out] by thinking, meditating, reasoning, to enquire into
    3. to seek after, seek for, aim at, strive after
  2. to seek i.e. require, demand
    1. to crave, demand something from someone
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 115
deliberating 1, demanding 1, inquire 1, looking 11, made efforts 1, search 4, searched 1, seek 36, seek after 1, seeking 35, seeks 9, sought 4, striving 1, tried 1, trying 6, kept trying to obtain 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew14
Mark10
Luke24
John32
Acts10
Romans4
1 Corinthians6
2 Corinthians2
Galatians2
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
Hebrews1
1 Peter2
Revelation1


Total112
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 Zeteo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.