The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3713 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
oregomaimiddle voice of apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary [cf (3735)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
or-eg'-om-ahee Verb
  1. to stretch one's self out in order to touch or to grasp something, to reach after or desire something
  2. to give one's self up to the love of money
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
aspires 1, desire 1, longing 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Timothy2

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