δέχομαι in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to take with the hand
1a) to take hold of, take up
2) to take up, receive
2a) used of a place receiving one
2b) to receive or grant access to, a visitor, not to refuse intercourse or friendship
2b1) to receive hospitality
2b2) to receive into one's family to bring up or educate
2c) of the thing offered in speaking, teaching, instructing
2c1) to receive favourably, give ear to, embrace, make one's own, approve, not to reject
2d) to receive. i.e. to take upon one's self, sustain, bear, endure
3) to receive, get
3a) to learn
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:50, 146

Strong

G1209
Middle voice of a primary verb; to receive (in various applications, literally or figuratively): - accept, receive, take. Compare G2983.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
d take hold of18.1
c believe31.51
b welcome34.53
a receive57.125

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)

δέδεκταιverb: 3rd person perfect middle indicative singular1
δέξαιverb: 2nd person aorist middle imperative singular3
δεξαμένηverb: aorist middle participle nominative singular feminine1
δεξάμενοιverb: aorist middle participle nominative plural masculine1
δεξάμενοςverb: aorist middle participle nominative singular masculine3
δέξασθαιverb: aorist middle infinitive3
δέξασθέverb: 2nd person aorist middle imperative plural1
δέξασθεverb: 2nd person aorist middle imperative plural3
δέξηταιverb: 3rd person aorist middle subjunctive singular8
δέξωνταίverb: 3rd person aorist middle subjunctive plural1
δέξωνταιverb: 3rd person aorist middle subjunctive plural1
δέχεταιverb: 3rd person present middle indicative singular8
δέχηταιverb: 3rd person present middle subjunctive singular1
δεχόμενοςverb: present middle participle nominative singular masculine4
δέχονταιverb: 3rd person present middle indicative plural1
δέχωνταιverb: 3rd person present middle subjunctive plural3
ἐδεξάμεθαverb: 1st person aorist middle indicative plural1
ἐδέξαντοverb: 3rd person aorist middle indicative plural5
ἐδέξασθεverb: 2nd person aorist middle indicative plural3
ἐδέξασθέverb: 2nd person aorist middle indicative plural1
ἐδέξατοverb: 3rd person aorist middle indicative singular3
Total56

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