κρατέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to have power, be powerful
1a) to be chief, be master of, to rule
2) to get possession of
2a) to become master of, to obtain
2b) to take hold of
2c) to take hold of, take, seize
2c1) to lay hands on one in order to get him into one's power
3) to hold
3a) to hold in the hand
3b) to hold fast, i.e. not discard or let go
3b1) to keep carefully and faithfully
3c) to continue to hold, to retain
3c1) of death continuing to hold one
3c2) to hold in check, restrain
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 3:910, 466

Strong

G2902
From G2904; to use strength, that is, seize or retain (literally or figuratively): - hold (by, fast), keep, lay hand (hold) on, obtain, retain, take (by).

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
d keep13.34
a hold on to18.6
b control37.16
c arrest37.110
e accomplish68.29

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)

ἐκρατήσαμενverb: 1st person aorist active indicative plural1
ἐκράτησανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural4
ἐκρατήσατέverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative plural2
ἐκράτησενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular3
ἐκρατοῦντοverb: 3rd person imperfect passive indicative plural1
κεκρατηκέναιverb: perfect active infinitive1
κεκράτηνταιverb: 3rd person perfect passive indicative plural1
κράτειverb: 2nd person present active imperative singular1
κρατεῖνverb: present active infinitive1
κρατεῖςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
κρατεῖσθαιverb: present passive infinitive1
κρατεῖτεverb: 2nd person present active indicative plural1
κρατεῖτεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural1
κρατῆσαιverb: aorist active infinitive4
κρατήσαντεςverb: aorist active participle nominative plural masculine3
κρατήσαςverb: aorist active participle nominative singular masculine6
κρατήσατεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural3
κρατήσειverb: 3rd person future active indicative singular1
κρατήσωσινverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive plural1
κρατῆτεverb: 2nd person present active subjunctive plural1
κρατοῦνταςverb: present active participle accusative plural masculine3
κρατοῦντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine1
κρατοῦντοςverb: present active participle genitive singular masculine1
κρατοῦσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural1
κρατῶμενverb: 1st person present active subjunctive plural1
κρατῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine2
Total47

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