Egkrateuomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1467 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
ejgkrateuvomaimiddle voice from (1468)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Egkrateuomai2:339,196
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
eng-krat-yoo'-om-ahee   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be self-controlled, continent
    1. to exhibit self-government, conduct, one's self temperately
    2. in a figure drawn from athletes, who in preparing themselves for the games abstained from unwholesome food, wine, and sexual indulgence
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 2
can contain 1, be temperate 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
1 Corinthians2


Total2
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 Egkrateuomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .