3423: μνηστεύω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G3423 μνηστεύω

Transliteration: mnēsteúō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I ask in marriage; pass: I am betrothed.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3423 μνηστεύω

Transliteration: mnēsteúō

Derivation: from a derivative of G3415;

Definition: to give a souvenir (engagement present), i.e. betroth

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

μνηστεύω

G3423 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

μνηστεύω,
[in LXX for ארשׂ pi., pu.;]
1. to woo and win, espouse.
2. to promise in marriage, betroth; pass., of the woman, to be betrothed: c. dat. pers., Mt 1:18, Lk 1:27 2:5.†

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