5083: τηρέω


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Dodson dictionary

5083
τηρέω,       Verb
I keep, guard, observe, watch over.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

5083 tēréō (from tēros, "a guard") – properly, maintain (preserve); (figuratively) spiritually guard (watch), keep intact.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

5083
τηρέω (tēréō)
from τερός (terós) (a watch; perhaps akin to 2334); to guard (from loss or injury, properly, by keeping the eye upon; and thus differing from 5442, which is properly to prevent escaping; and from 2892, which implies a fortress or full military lines of apparatus), i.e. to note (a prophecy; figuratively, to fulfil a command); by implication, to detain (in custody; figuratively, to maintain); by extension, to withhold (for personal ends; figuratively, to keep unmarried); by extension, to withhold (for personal ends; figuratively, to keep unmarried)
:--hold fast, keep(- er), (pre-, re-)serve, watch.

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