2309: ἐθέλω


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Dodson dictionary

2309
θέλω,       Verb
I will, wish, desire, am willing, intend, design.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

Cognate: 2309 thélō (a primitive verb, NAS dictionary) – to desire (wish, will); desiring what is best (optimal) and ready and willing to act on it.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2309
θέλω (thélō) or ἐθέλω (ethélō) , in certain tenses θελέω (theléō) , and ἐθελέω (etheléō) , which are otherwise obsolete
apparently strengthened from the alternate form of 138; to determine (as an active option from subjective impulse; whereas 1014 properly denotes rather a passive acquiescence in objective considerations), i.e. choose or prefer (literally or figuratively); by implication, to wish, i.e. be inclined to (sometimes adverbially, gladly); impersonally for the future tense, to be about to; by Hebraism, to delight in
:--desire, be disposed (forward), intend, list, love, mean, please, have rather, (be) will (have, -ling, - ling(-ly)).

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