The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1828 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
exelkofrom (1537) and (1670)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ex-el'-ko Verb
  1. to draw out
  2. metaph. lure forth: in hunting and fishing as game is lured from its hiding place, so man by lure is allured from the safety of self-restraint to sin. In Jas 1:14, the language of the hunting is transferred to the seduction of a harlot.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
carried away 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Exelko". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.