1163: δεῖ


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Dodson dictionary

1163
δεῖ,       Verb
it is necessary, inevitable; less frequently: it is a duty, what is proper.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

1163 deí – properly, what must happen, i.e. what is absolutely necessary ("it behooves that . . . ").

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

1163
δεῖ (deî)
3rd person singular active present of 1210; also deon deh-on'; neuter active participle of the same; both used impersonally; it is (was, etc.) necessary (as binding)
:--behoved, be meet, must (needs), (be) need(-ful), ought, should.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)