λαμβάνω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to take
1a) to take with the hand, lay hold of, any person or thing in order to use it
1a1) to take up a thing to be carried
1a2) to take upon one's self
1b) to take in order to carry away
1b1) without the notion of violence, i,e to remove, take away
1c) to take what is one's own, to take to one's self, to make one's own
1c1) to claim, procure, for one's self
1c1a) to associate with one's self as companion, attendant
1c2) of that which when taken is not let go, to seize, to lay hold of, apprehend
1c3) to take by craft (our catch, used of hunters, fisherman, etc.), to circumvent one by fraud
1c4) to take to one's self, lay hold upon, take possession of, i.e. to appropriate to one's self
1c5) catch at, reach after, strive to obtain
1c6) to take a thing due, to collect, gather (tribute)
1d) to take
1d1) to admit, receive
1d2) to receive what is offered
1d3) not to refuse or reject
1d4) to receive a person, give him access to one's self
1d4a) to regard any one's power, rank, external circumstances, and on that account to do some injustice or neglect something
1e) to take, to choose, select
1f) to take beginning, to prove anything, to make a trial of, to experience
2) to receive (what is given), to gain, get, obtain, to get back
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 4:5, 495

Strong

G2983
A prolonged form of a primary verb, which is used only as an alternate in certain tenses; to take (in very many applications, literally and figuratively [probably objective or active, to get hold of; whereas G1209 is rather subjective or passive, to have offered to one; while G138 is more violent, to seize or remove]): - accept, + be amazed, assay, attain, bring, X when I call, catch, come on (X unto), + forget, have, hold, obtain, receive (X after), take (away, up).

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a take hold of18.1
(λαμβάνω τὸν σταυρόν) suffer (unto death)24.83
(λαμβάνω θάρσος) take courage25.157
e select30.86
f come to believe31.50
(λαμβάνω βασιλείαν) become a king37.65
j put on (clothes)49.10
b acquire57.55
d collect57.65
c receive57.125
(πεῖραν λαμβάνω) attempt68.58
g exploit by deception88.146
(λαμβάνω πρόσωπον) show favoritism88.238
k do90.48
h experience90.63
i cause to experience90.85

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)

εἴληφαverb: 1st person perfect active indicative singular1
εἴληφαςverb: 2nd person perfect active indicative singular2
εἴληφενverb: 3rd person perfect active indicative singular3
εἰληφὼςverb: perfect active participle nominative singular masculine1
ἔλαβεverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
ἔλαβενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular20
ἔλαβεςverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative singular2
ἐλάβετεverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative plural13
ἐλάβομενverb: 1st person aorist active indicative plural7
ἔλαβονverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural20
ἔλαβονverb: 1st person aorist active indicative singular6
ἐλάμβανονverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural1
λάβεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative singular2
λαβεῖνverb: aorist active infinitive22
λάβετεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural7
λαβέτωverb: 3rd person aorist active imperative singular2
λάβῃverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive singular8
λάβητεverb: 2nd person aorist active subjunctive plural1
λάβοιverb: 3rd person aorist active optative singular1
λαβόνταverb: aorist active participle accusative singular masculine1
λαβόνταςverb: aorist active participle accusative plural masculine1
λαβόντεςverb: aorist active participle nominative plural masculine15
λαβοῦσαverb: aorist active participle nominative singular feminine6
λαβοῦσαιverb: aorist active participle nominative plural feminine2
λάβωverb: 1st person aorist active subjunctive singular1
λάβωμενverb: 1st person aorist active subjunctive plural2
λαβὼνverb: aorist active participle nominative singular masculine37
λαβώνverb: aorist active participle nominative singular masculine3
λάβωσινverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive plural3
λαμβάνειverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular17
λαμβάνεινverb: present active infinitive4
λαμβάνειςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
λαμβάνετεverb: 2nd person present active indicative plural3
λαμβάνετέverb: 2nd person present active indicative plural1
λαμβάνετεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural1
λαμβάνῃverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive singular1
λαμβάνομενverb: 1st person present active indicative plural2
λαμβανόμενονverb: present passive participle nominative singular neuter1
λαμβανόμενοςverb: present passive participle nominative singular masculine1
λαμβάνοντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine5
λαμβάνουσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural4
λαμβάνωverb: 1st person present active indicative singular2
λαμβάνωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine6
λήμψεσθεverb: 2nd person future middle indicative plural5
λήμψεταιverb: 3rd person future middle indicative singular7
λήμψεταίverb: 3rd person future middle indicative singular1
λημψόμεθαverb: 1st person future middle indicative plural1
λήμψονταιverb: 3rd person future middle indicative plural4
Total258

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