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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1567 - ἐκζητέω

Transliteration
ekzētéō
Phonetics
ek-zay-teh'-o
Origin
from (1537) and (2212)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
2:894,300
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to seek out, search for
  2. to seek out, i.e. investigate, scrutinise
  3. to seek out for one's self, beg, crave
  4. to demand back, require
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1239 ‑ בָּקַר (baw‑kar');  1245 ‑ בָּקַשׁ (baw‑kash');  1875 ‑ דָּרַשׁ (daw‑rash');  2076 ‑ זָבַח (zaw‑bakh');  2470 ‑ חָלָה (khaw‑law');  2713 ‑ חָקַר (khaw‑kar');  3423 ‑ יָרֵשׁ (yaw‑rash', yaw‑raysh');  5027 ‑ נָבַט (naw‑bat');  5341 ‑ נָצַר (naw‑tsar');  5352 ‑ נָקָה (naw‑kaw');  5367 ‑ נָקַשׁ (naw‑kash');  6485 ‑ פָּקַד (paw‑kad');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (8)
Luke
2
Acts
1
Romans
1
Hebrews
3
1 Peter
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (7)
Luke
2
Acts
1
Romans
1
Hebrews
2
1 Peter
1
BSB (7)
Luke
2
Acts
1
Romans
1
Hebrews
2
1 Peter
1
ESV (8)
Luke
2
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
2
1 Peter
1
WEB (8)
Luke
2
Acts
1
Romans
1
Hebrews
3
1 Peter
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐκζητ-έω,

I seek out, Aristid. 1.488 J., PMag. Osl. 1.354; τινάς POxy. 1465.11 (i B.C.); περίτινος 1 Peter 1:10.

II demand an account of, τὸ αἷμα LXX 2 Samuel 4:11, al., cf. Luke 11:50 (Pass.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐκ -ζητέω , - ,

[in LXX chiefly for H1875, also for H5341, H1245, etc.;]

1. to seek out or after, search for: c. acc pers. (1 Maccabees 9:26); fig., τ . κύριον , θεόν (cf. Psalms 14:2, Amos 5:4, al.), Acts 15:17, Romans 3:11, Hebrews 11:6; εὐλογίαν , Hebrews 12:17; ἐξεζήτησαν κ . ἐξηραύνησαν (as in 1 Maccabees 9:26), sought and searched out: 1 Peter 1:10.

2. As in 2 Samuel 4:11, Ezekiel 3:18; Ezekiel 3:20 al. (H1875), to demand, require: Luke 11:50-51


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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

To the single instance of this verb from profane sources (Aristid. I. 488) cited by Thayer and LS, we can now add BGU IV. 1141.41 (B.C. 14) περὶ δὲ τῆς σκιᾶς φανερόν μοι ἐγενήθη ἐκζητήσαντι ἠλλάχθαι μὲν τὴν πορφυρᾶν ῢ ̣π ̣ο ̣, τοῦ Διοδώρου καὶ μὴ δεδωκέναι σοί, P Oxy XII. 1465.11 (i/B.C.) ἀξιῶ συντ [ ]ξ ̣α ̣ι ̣ ̣[κ ] η ̣τ ̣ήσαντα ̣ς ̤ τ ̣ο ̣υ ̣ς ̣ α ̣[ἰτίο ]υ ̣̓, ";I request you to give orders (to your subordinates) to search out the guilty persons"; (Edd.), and the inscr. from Hierapolis Cagnat IV. 834.5 δώσει. . τῷ ἐκζητήσαντι δηνάρια δισχίλια. With Luke 11:50 ἵνα ἐκζητηθῇ τὸ αἶμα πάντων τῶν προφητῶν, cf. the use of the simplex in the Jewish prayer for vengeance Syll 816.12 (ii/B.C.) ἵνα ἐγδικήσῃς τὸ αἷμα τὸ ἀναίτιον ζητήσῃς καὶ τὴν ταχίστην : for the text and the date, see Deissmann LAE p. 423 ff.

 

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List of Word Forms
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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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