κατέχω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to hold back, detain, retain
1a) from going away
1b) to restrain, hinder (the course or progress of)
1b1) that which hinders, Antichrist from making his appearance
1b2) to check a ship's headway, i.e. to hold or head the ship
1c) to hold fast, keep secure, keep firm possession of
2) to get possession of, take
2b) to possess
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:829, 286

Strong

G2722
From G2596 and G2192; to hold down (fast), in various applications (literally or figuratively): - have, hold (fast), keep (in memory), let, X make toward, possess, retain, seize on, stay, take, withhold.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a prevent13.150
b continue belief31.48
d control37.17
(κατέχω εἰς) head for54.22
c possess57.1
e occupy85.9

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)

κατάσχωμενverb: 1st person aorist active subjunctive plural2
κατειχόμεθαverb: 1st person imperfect passive indicative plural1
κατεῖχονverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural2
κατέχεινverb: present active infinitive2
κατέχετεverb: 2nd person present active indicative plural2
κατέχετεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural1
κατέχονverb: present active participle accusative singular neuter1
κατέχοντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine2
κατεχόντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
κατέχουσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural1
κατέχωμενverb: 1st person present active subjunctive plural1
κατέχωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine1
Total17

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