προλαμβάνω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to take before
2) to anticipate, to forestall
3) to take one by forestalling (him, i.e. before he can flee or conceal his crime)
3a) surprise, detect
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 4:14, 495

Strong

G4301
From G4253 and G2983; to take in advance, that is, (literally) eat before others have an opportunity; (figuratively) to anticipate, surprise: - come aforehand, overtake, take before.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a detect27.33
b do90.49

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)

προέλαβενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
προλαμβάνειverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular1
προλημφθῇverb: 3rd person aorist passive subjunctive singular1
Total3

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