διώκω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to make to run or flee, put to flight, drive away
2) to run swiftly in order to catch a person or thing, to run after
2a) to press on: figuratively of one who in a race runs swiftly to reach the goal
2b) to pursue (in a hostile manner)
3) in any way whatever to harass, trouble, molest one
3a) to persecute
3b) to be mistreated, suffer persecution on account of something
4) without the idea of hostility, to run after, follow after: someone
5) metaphorically, to pursue
5a) to seek after eagerly, earnestly endeavour to acquire
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:229, 177

Strong

G1377
A prolonged (and causative) form of a primary verb δίω diô (to flee; compare the base of G1169 and G1249); to pursue (literally or figuratively); by implication to persecute: - ensue, follow (after), given to, (suffer) persecute (-ion), press toward.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a pursue15.158
b press forward15.223
c persecute39.45
d strive to68.66
(κατὰ σκοπὸν διώκω) strive for a purpose89.56

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

δεδιωγμένοιverb: perfect passive participle nominative plural masculine1
δίωκεverb: 2nd person present active imperative singular2
διώκειςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular6
διώκετεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural3
διώκομαιverb: 1st person present passive indicative singular1
διωκόμενοιverb: present passive participle nominative plural masculine2
διώκονταverb: present active participle nominative plural neuter1
διώκονταςverb: present active participle accusative plural masculine1
διώκοντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine1
διωκόντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
διώκωverb: 1st person present active indicative singular2
διώκωμενverb: 1st person present active subjunctive plural1
διώκωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine3
διώκωνταιverb: 3rd person present passive subjunctive plural1
διώκωσινverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive plural1
διωξάτωverb: 3rd person aorist active imperative singular1
διώξετεverb: 2nd person future active indicative plural1
διώξητεverb: 2nd person aorist active subjunctive plural1
διώξουσινverb: 3rd person future active indicative plural3
διώξωσινverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive plural1
διωχθήσονταιverb: 3rd person future passive indicative plural1
ἐδίωκεverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular1
ἐδίωκονverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural1
ἐδίωκονverb: 1st person imperfect active indicative singular2
ἐδίωξαverb: 1st person aorist active indicative singular2
ἐδίωξανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural3
ἐδίωξενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
Total45

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