1377: διώκω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G1377 διώκω

Transliteration: diṓkō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I pursue, hence: I persecute.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G1377 διώκω

Transliteration: diṓkō

Derivation: a prolonged (and causative) form of a primary verb δίω (díō) (to flee;

Definition: compare the base of G1169 and G1249); to pursue (literally or figuratively); by implication, to persecute

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

διώκω

G1377 

Occurrences in the NT: 45

διώκω
[in LXX chiefly for רדף ;]
1. to put to flight, drive away: Mt 23:34.
2. to pursue;
(a) of persons; c. acc, without hostility, to follow after: Lk 17:23; with hostile purpose: Ac 26:11, Re 12:13. Hence, to persecute: Mt 5:10-12, 44 10:23, Lk 11:49 21:12, Jo 5:16 15:20, Ac 7:52 9:4, 5 22:4, 7, 8 26:14, 15, Ro 12:14, I Co 4:12 15:9, II Co 4:9, Ga 1:13, 23 4:29 5:11 6:12, Phl 3:6, II Ti 3:12;
(b) metaph., c. acc rei, of seeking eagerly after: Ro 9:30, I Ti 6:11, II Ti 2:22; νόμον δικαιοσύνης, Ro 9:31; τ. φιλοξενίαν, Ro 12:13; εἰρήνην, He 12:14, I Pe 3:11; τὰ τῆς εἰ., Ro 14:19; τ. ἀγάπην, I Co 14:1; τὸ ἀγαθόν, I Th 5:15; absol., to follow on, drive, or speed on (Æsch.), Phl 3:12, 14.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition