ἀναγκαῖος in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) necessary
1a) what one can not do without, indispensable
1b) connected by bonds of nature or friendship
1c) what ought according to the law of duty be done, what is required by the circumstances
Part of Speech: adjective
Citing in TDNT: 1:344, 55

Strong

G316
From G318; necessary; by implication close (of kin): - near, necessary, necessity, needful.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
b intimate34.14
a necessary71.39

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)

ἀναγκαῖάadjective: nominative plural neuter1
ἀναγκαίαςadjective: accusative plural feminine1
ἀναγκαῖονadjective: nominative singular neuter4
ἀναγκαιότερονadjective: nominative singular neuter comparative1
ἀναγκαίουςadjective: accusative plural masculine1
Total8

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