ἀγωνίζομαι in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to enter a contest: contend in the gymnastic games
2) to contend with adversaries, fight
3) metaphorically to contend, struggle, with difficulties and dangers
4) to endeavour with strenuous zeal, strive: to obtain something
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 1:135, 20

Strong

G75
From G73; to struggle, literally (to compete for a prize), figuratively (to contend with an adversary), or generally (to endeavor to accomplish something): - fight, labor fervently, strive.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a fight39.29
b compete50.1
c make effort68.74

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)

ἀγωνίζεσθεverb: 2nd person present middle imperative plural1
ἀγωνιζόμενοςverb: present middle participle nominative singular masculine3
ἀγωνίζουverb: 2nd person present middle imperative singular1
ἠγωνίζοντοverb: 3rd person imperfect middle indicative plural1
ἠγώνισμαιverb: 1st person perfect middle indicative singular1
Total7

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