2853: κολλάω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G2853 κολλάω

Transliteration: kolláō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: (lit: I glue); hence: mid. and pass: I join myself closely, cleave, adhere (to), I keep company (with), of friendly intercourse.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2853 κολλάω

Transliteration: kolláō

Derivation: from κόλλα (kólla) ("glue");

Definition: to glue, i.e. (passively or reflexively) to stick (figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κολλάω

G2853 

Occurrences in the NT: 12

κολλάω, -ῶ
(< κόλλα, glue), [in LXX chiefly for דּבק;]
1. to glue or cement together.
2. Generally, to unite, to join firmly. Pass., to cleave to, join (oneself to): c. dat. pers., Mt 19:5(LXX), Lk 10:11 15:15, Ac 5:13 (but v. Field, Notes, 118) 9:26 10:28 (v. Field, 118) 17:34; τ. πόρνῃ, I Co 6:16; τ. Κυρίῳ, I Co 6:17; c. dat. rei, ἅρματι, Ac 8:29; τ. ἀγαθῴ, Ro 12:9; of sins joining together, ἄχρι τ. οὐρανοῦ, Re 18:5, of dust, Lk 10:11 (cf. τροσ-κολλάω).†

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