φρουρέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to guard, protect by a military guard, either to prevent hostile invasion, or to keep the inhabitants of a besieged city from flight
2) metaphorically
2a) under the control of the Mosaic law, that he might not escape from its power
2b) to protect by guarding, to keep
2c) by watching and guarding to preserve one for the attainment of something
Part of Speech: verb

Strong

G5432
From a compound of G4253 and G3708; to be a watcher in advance, that is, to mount guard as a sentinel (post spies at gates); figuratively to hem in, protect: - keep (with a garrison). Compare G5083.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
guard against37.119

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)

ἐφρούρειverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular1
ἐφρουρούμεθαverb: 1st person imperfect passive indicative plural1
φρουρήσειverb: 3rd person future active indicative singular1
φρουρουμένουςverb: present passive participle accusative plural masculine1
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