1) to take up in order to raise, to bear on high
1a) to take up and carry away
2) to receive hospitably, welcome
3) to take up
3a) follow in speech, in order either to reply to or controvert or supplement what another has said
4) to take up in the mind
4a) to assume, suppose
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 4:15, 495
From G5259 and G2983; to take from below, that is, carry upward; figuratively to take up, that is, continue a discourse or topic; mentally to assume (presume): - answer, receive, suppose.
|a take up||15.102|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
From this site's dictionary (in Italian)
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