ὑστερέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) behind
1a) to come late or too tardily
1a1) to be left behind in the race and so fail to reach the goal, to fall short of the end
1a2) metaphorically fail to become a partaker, fall back from
1b) to be inferior in power, influence and rank
1b1) of the person: to be inferior to
1c) to fail, be wanting
1d) to be in want of, lack
2) to suffer want, to be devoid of, to lack (be inferior) in excellence, worth
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 8:592, 1240

Strong

G5302
From G5306; to be later, that is, (by implication) to be inferior; genitively to fall short (be deficient): - come behind (short), be destitute, fall, lack, suffer need, (be in) want, be the worse.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
d fail to attain13.21
a be in need57.37
b lack benefit65.51
c be inferior87.65

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)

ὑστερεῖverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular1
ὑστερεῖσθαιverb: present passive infinitive3
ὑστερηθεὶςverb: aorist passive participle nominative singular masculine1
ὑστερηκέναιverb: perfect active infinitive2
ὑστέρησαverb: 1st person aorist active indicative singular1
ὑστερήσαντοςverb: aorist active participle genitive singular masculine1
ὑστερήσατεverb: 2nd person aorist active indicative plural1
ὑστερούμεθαverb: 1st person present passive indicative plural1
ὑστερούμενοιverb: present passive participle nominative plural masculine1
ὑστεροῦνταιverb: 3rd person present passive indicative plural1
ὑστεροῦντιverb: present active participle dative singular neuter1
ὑστερῶverb: 1st person present active indicative singular1
ὑστερῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine1
Total16

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