κεῖμαι in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to lie
1a) of an infant
1b) of one buried
1c) of things that quietly cover some spot
1c1) of a city situated on a hill
1d) of things put or set in any place, in ref. to which we often use "to stand"
1d1) of vessels, of a throne, of the site of a city, of grain and other things laid up together, of a foundation
2) metaphorically
2a) to be (by God's intent) set, i.e. destined, appointed
2b) of laws, to be made, laid down
2c) lies in the power of the evil one, i.e. is held in subjection by the devil
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 3:654, 425

Strong

G2749
Middle voice of a primary verb; to lie outstretched (literally or figuratively): - be (appointed, laid up, made, set), lay, lie. Compare G5087.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
c exist13.73
a recline17.26
b be in a place85.3

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)

ἔκειτοverb: 3rd person imperfect middle indicative singular4
κεῖμαιverb: 1st person present middle indicative singular1
κείμεθαverb: 1st person present middle indicative plural1
κείμεναverb: present middle participle accusative plural neuter3
κείμεναιverb: present middle participle nominative plural feminine1
κειμένηverb: present middle participle nominative singular feminine1
κειμένηνverb: present middle participle accusative singular feminine1
κείμενονverb: present middle participle accusative singular neuter3
κείμενονverb: present middle participle accusative singular masculine1
κείμενοςverb: present middle participle nominative singular masculine1
κεῖταιverb: 3rd person present middle indicative singular7
Total24

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