2770: κερδαίνω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2770 κερδαίνω

Transliteration: kerdaínō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I gain, acquire, win (over), avoid loss.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2770 κερδαίνω

Transliteration: kerdaínō

Derivation: from G2771;

Definition: to gain (literally or figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κερδαίνω

G2770 

Occurrences in the NT: 17

** κερδαίνω,
[in Sm.: Jb 22:3*;]
to gain: c. acc., Mt 25:16, 17, 20, 22; τ. κόσμον, Mt 16:26, Mk 8:36, Lk 9:25; absol., to make profit, get gain: Ja 4:13. Metaph., c. acc. rei, to save oneself from, avoid: Ac 27:21 (Field, Notes, 145); c. acc. pers., to gain, win: Mt 18:15, I Co 9:19-22, Phl 3:8; pass., I Pe 3:1.†

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