1586: ἐκλέγομαι

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G1586 ἐκλέγομαι

Transliteration: eklégomai

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I pick out for myself, choose, elect, select.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G1586 ἐκλέγομαι

Transliteration: eklégomai

Derivation: middle voice from G1537 and G3004 (in its primary sense);

Definition: to select

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἐκλέγω

G1586 

Occurrences in the NT: 22

ἐκ-λέγω
[in LXX chiefly for בָּחַר ;]
to pick out, choose. In NT always mid. (exc. Lk 9:35, ἐκλελεγμένος, WH, ἀγαπητός, R, mg.), to pick out for oneself, choose (cf. M, Pr., 157 f.): c. acc rei, Lk 10:42 14:7; c. acc pers., Ac 6:5 15:22, 25; of Christ (v. supr.), Lk 9:35; of Christ's choice of disciples, Lk 6:13, Jo 6:70 13:18 15:16, 19 Ac 1:2; of the Divine choice: of persons, Mk 13:20, Ac 1:24 13:17 15:7, Eph 1:4, Ja 2:5; of things, I Co 1:27, 28 (Cremer, 402, 773).†

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