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The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2983 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lambavnwa prolonged form of a primary verb, which is use only as an alternate in certain tenses
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
lam-ban'-o Verb
  1. to take
    1. to take with the hand, lay hold of, any person or thing in order to use it
      1. to take up a thing to be carried
      2. to take upon one's self
    2. to take in order to carry away
      1. without the notion of violence, i,e to remove, take away
    3. to take what is one's own, to take to one's self, to make one's own
      1. to claim, procure, for one's self 1c
    4. to associate with one's self as companion, attendant
      1. of that which when taken is not let go, to seize, to lay hold of, apprehend
      2. to take by craft (our catch, used of hunters, fisherman, etc.), to circumvent one by fraud
      3. to take to one's self, lay hold upon, take possession of, i.e. to appropriate to one's self
      4. catch at, reach after, strive to obtain
      5. to take a thing due, to collect, gather (tribute)
    5. to take
      1. to admit, receive
      2. to receive what is offered
      3. not to refuse or reject
      4. to receive a person, give him access to one's self, 1d
  2. to regard any one's power, rank, external circumstances, and on that account to do some injustice or neglect something
    1. to take, to choose, select
    2. to take beginning, to prove anything, to make a trial of, to experience
  3. to receive (what is given), to gain, get, obtain, to get back
King James Word Usage - Total: 263
receive 133, take 106, have 3, catch 3, not translated 1, miscellaneous 17
KJV Verse Count
1 Corinthians10
2 Corinthians5
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy1
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
1 John3
2 John2
3 John1

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 Lambano". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .

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