Zeteo

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2212 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
zhtevwof 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
King James Word Usage - Total: 119
seek 100, seek for 5, go about 4, desire 3, miscellaneous 7
KJV Verse Count
Matthew14
Mark9
Luke27
John33
Acts10
Romans4
1 Corinthians7
2 Corinthians2
Galatians2
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
Hebrews1
1 Peter2
Revelation1


Total116
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 KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .