2753: κελεύω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2753 κελεύω

Transliteration: keleúō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I command, order, direct, bid.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2753 κελεύω

Transliteration: keleúō

Derivation: from a primary κέλλω (kéllō) (to urge on);

Definition: "hail"; to incite by word, i.e. order

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κελεύω

G2753 

Occurrences in the NT: 25

** κελεύω,
[in LXX: I Es 9:53, To 8:18, al., and freq. in I-IV Mac;]
to urge on, bid by word of mouth, order, command (mostly of one in authority): c. acc. et. inf. aor., Mt 14:19, 28 18:25 27:64, Lk 18:40, Ac 4:15 5:34 8:38 22:30 23:10 25:6, 17; with ellipse of acc., Mt 8:18 14:9 27:58, Ac 12:19 21:33; c. acc. et. inf. Pres., Ac 21:34 22:24 23:3, 35 25:21 27:43; with ellipse of acc., Ac 16:22; ptcp. aor., Ac 25:23.†
SYN.: v.s. ἐντέλλω.

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