2827: κλίνω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2827 κλίνω

Transliteration: klínō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: trans: I rest, recline; I bend, incline; I cause to give ground, make to yield; intrans: I decline, approach my end.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2827 κλίνω

Transliteration: klínō

Derivation: a primary verb;

Definition: to slant or slope, i.e. incline or recline (literally or figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κλίνω

G2827 

Occurrences in the NT: 7

κλίνω,
[in LXX chiefly for נטה;]
1. to make to bend, to bow: τ. κεφαλήν (of one dying), Jo 19:30; τ. πρόσωτον (of terrified persons), Lk 24:5.
2. to make to lean, to rest: τ. κεφαλήν (in sleep), Mt 8:20, Lk 9:58.
3. As in Hom., of soldiers, to turn (to flight), παρεμβολάς, He 11:34.
4. In late Gk. (as mid. in cl.), to decline: intrans., ἡ ἡμέρα, Lk 9:12 24:29.†

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