φυλάσσω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to guard
1a) to watch, keep watch
1b) to guard or watch, have an eye upon: lest he escape
1c) to guard a person (or thing) that he may remain safe
1c1) lest he suffer violence, be despoiled, etc. to protect
1c2) to protect one from a person or thing
1c3) to keep from being snatched away, preserve safe and unimpaired
1c4) to guard from being lost or perishing
1c5) to guard one's self from a thing
1d) to guard, i.e. care for, take care not to violate
1d1) to observe
2) to observe for one's self something to escape
2a) to avoid, shun flee from
2b) to guard for one's self (i.e. for one's safety's sake) so as not to violate, i.e. to keep, observe (the precepts of the Mosaic law)
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 9:236, 1280

Strong

G5442
Probably from G5443 through the idea of isolation; to watch, that is, be on guard (literally or figuratively); by implication to preserve. obey, avoid: - beware, keep (self), observe, save. Compare G5083.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
keep from13.154
b obey36.19
(φυλάσσω φυλακάς) guard against37.119
a guard closely37.120

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)

ἐφύλαξαverb: 1st person aorist active indicative singular3
ἐφυλαξάμηνverb: 1st person aorist middle indicative singular1
ἐφυλάξατεverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative plural1
ἐφύλαξενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
φυλάξαιverb: aorist active infinitive2
φυλάξατεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural1
φυλάξειverb: 3rd person future active indicative singular2
φυλάξῃverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive singular1
φυλάξῃςverb: 2nd person aorist active subjunctive singular1
φύλαξονverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative singular2
φυλάσσεινverb: present active infinitive2
φυλάσσεσθαιverb: present middle infinitive1
φυλάσσεσθαιverb: present passive infinitive1
φυλάσσεσθεverb: 2nd person present middle imperative plural2
φυλάσσῃverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive singular2
φυλασσόμενοςverb: present passive participle nominative singular masculine1
φυλάσσοντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine2
φυλάσσοντιverb: present active participle dative singular masculine1
φυλάσσουverb: 2nd person present middle imperative singular1
φυλάσσουσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural1
φυλάσσωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine2
Total31

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