μένω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to remain, abide
1a) in reference to place
1a1) to sojourn, tarry
1a2) not to depart
1a2a) to continue to be present
1a2b) to be held, kept, continually
1b) in reference to time
1b1) to continue to be, not to perish, to last, endure
1b1a) of persons, to survive, live
1c) in reference to state or condition
1c1) to remain as one, not to become another or different
2) to wait for, await one
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 4:574, 581

Strong

G3306
A primary verb; to stay (in a given place, state, relation or expectancy): - abide, continue, dwell, endure, be present, remain, stand, tarry (for), X thine own.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
c continue to exist13.89
d keep on68.11
a stay85.55
b wait for85.60

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)

ἐμείναμενverb: 1st person aorist active indicative plural2
ἔμεινανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural2
ἔμεινενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular10
ἔμενενverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular3
ἔμενονverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural1
μεῖναιverb: aorist active infinitive6
μείνατεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural5
μείνῃverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive singular6
μείνητεverb: 2nd person aorist active subjunctive plural2
μεῖνονverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative singular1
μείνωσινverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive plural3
μεμενήκεισανverb: 3rd person pluperfect active indicative plural1
μένεverb: 2nd person present active imperative singular1
μένειverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular28
μενεῖverb: 3rd person future active indicative singular1
μένεινverb: present active infinitive5
μένειςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
μενεῖτεverb: 2nd person future active indicative plural2
μένετεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural5
μένετεverb: 2nd person present active indicative plural1
μενέτωverb: 3rd person present active imperative singular5
μένῃverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive singular4
μένητεverb: 2nd person present active subjunctive plural1
μένομενverb: 1st person present active indicative plural1
μένονverb: present active participle accusative singular neuter1
μένονverb: present active participle nominative singular neuter2
μένονταverb: present active participle accusative singular masculine1
μένοντοςverb: present active participle genitive singular masculine1
μένουσανverb: present active participle accusative singular feminine5
μένουσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural2
μένωverb: 1st person present active indicative singular1
μενῶverb: 1st person future active indicative singular1
μένωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine7
Total118

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