ἐγκρατεύομαι in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to be self-controlled, continent
1a) to exhibit self-government, conduct, one's self temperately
1b) in a figure drawn from athletes, who in preparing themselves for the games abstained from unwholesome food, wine, and sexual indulgence
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:339, 196

Strong

G1467
Middle voice from G1468; to exercise self restraint (in diet and chastity): - can([-not]) contain, be temperate.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
control oneself88.83

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)

ἐγκρατεύεταιverb: 3rd person present middle indicative singular1
ἐγκρατεύονταιverb: 3rd person present middle indicative plural1
Total2

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