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Strong's #1614 - ἐκτείνω

Transliteration
ekteínō
Phonetics
ek-ti'-no
Origin
from (G1537) and teino (to stretch)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
2:460,219
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to stretch out, stretch forth
    1. over, towards, against one
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2161 ‑ זָמַם (zaw‑mam');  2219 ‑ זָרָה (zaw‑raw');  2421 ‑ חָיָה (khaw‑yaw');  3447 ‑ יָשַׁט (yaw‑shat');  3474 ‑ יָשַׁר (yaw‑shar');  4900 ‑ מָשַׁךְ (maw‑shak');  5186 ‑ נָטָה (naw‑taw');  5287 ‑ נָעַר (naw‑ar');  5375 ‑ נָסָה (naw‑saw', naw‑saw');  5428 ‑ נָתַשׁ (naw‑thash');  6504 ‑ פָּרַד (paw‑rad');  6566 ‑ פָּרַשׂ (paw‑ras');  6584 ‑ פָּשַׁט (paw‑shat');  7159 ‑ קָרַם (kaw‑ram');  7311 ‑ רָמַם (room);  7971 ‑ שָׁלַח (shaw‑lakh');  7971 ‑ שָׁלַח (shaw‑lakh');  7993 ‑ שָׁלַךְ (shaw‑lak');  8446 ‑ תּוּר (toor);  
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KJV (16)
Matthew
6
Mark
3
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
3
NAS (16)
Matthew
6
Mark
3
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
3
HCS (13)
Matthew
5
Mark
2
Luke
2
John
1
Acts
3
BSB (16)
Matthew
6
Mark
3
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
3
ESV (14)
Matthew
4
Mark
3
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
3
WEB (18)
Matthew
7
Mark
4
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐκτείνω,

I fut. - τενῶ A. Pr. 325, etc.:

1. stretch out, χεῖρ' ἐπ' ἐκφορᾷ νεκροῦ Id. Ch. 9; τὴν χ. ὑπτίαν Ar. Ec. 782; τὰς χεῖρας ἐπί τι for something, Plb. 1.3.6; πρός τινα, in sign of friendship, Id. 2.47.2; πρὸς κέντρα κῶλον A. Pr. 325; παῖδας ἐπὶ τὴν πυρήν Hdt. 2.107; ἐκεῖσε κἀκεῖσ' ἀσπίδ' ἐ. E. Andr. 1131; εἰς ἧπαρ ξίφος Id. Ph. 1421: abs., offer food, Ath. 5.186c; τὰ γόνατ' ἐ. straighten the knees, Ar. V. 1212; ἐ. τὰ σκέλη X. An. 5.8.14; νοῦ ἄπο μυρίον ὄμμα IG 3.716; ἐ. νέκυν E. Hipp. 786; ἓν γὰρ ἐκτενεῖ σ' ἔπος will lay thee prostrate, Id. Med. 585: Pass., to be outstretched, lie at length, of sleepers, etc., S. Ph. 858 (lyr.); ἐκταθεὶς ὥσπερ Ὀδυσσεὺς ἀφικέσθαι εἰς τὴν Ἑλλάδα X. An. 5.1.2, etc.; of countries, etc., extend, Id. Vect. 4.3, D.P. 40.

2. stretch, spread out a net, A. Ch. 991; extend the line of an army, E. Heracl. 801, Arr. Tact. 5.6; λαὸν ἐκτείνοντ' ἄνω (sc. ἑαυτόν) E. Supp. 654; στράτευμα X. HG 6.5.19: Pass., to be unfolded, smoothed, ὡς ἂν Διὸς μέτωπον ἐκταθῇ χαρᾷ S. Fr. 902.

II spin out, prolong, πλεῦνα λόγον Hdt. 7.51; φροίμιον θεοῖς A. Ag. 829; μακρὰν ἐξέτεινας ib. 916, cf. E. Med. 1351; μῆκος λόγου A. Eu. 201; μείζονα λόγον S. Tr. 679, etc.; βίον E. Supp. 1109; τοὺς περιπάτους X. Mem. 3.13.5: Pass., λόγος ἐκταθείς Pl. Lg. 887a; of Time, πολὺς ἐκτέταται χρόνος S. Aj. 1402 (anap.).

III put to the full stretch, ἵππον ἐ. X. Cyr. 5.4.5; ἐ. πάντα κάλων Pl. Prt. 338a; πᾶσαν προθυμίην ἐ. put forth all one's zeal, Hdt. 7.10. η'; τὸν θυμόν And. 3.31; ἅπασαν ἀγωνίαν D. 60.30: metaph. in Pass., to be on the rack, ἐκτέταμαι S. OT 153 (lyr.). lengthen a short syllable, A.D. Pron. 27.2 (Pass.), al., interpol. in D.H. 2.58. intr., draw along, LXX Jd. 20.37.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐκ -τείνω ,

[in LXX for H7971, H5186, etc.;]

to stretch out or forth: τ . χεῖρα (as often in LXX), Matthew 8:3; Matthew 12:13; Matthew 14:31; Matthew 26:51, Mark 1:41; Mark 3:5, Luke 5:13; Luke 6:10 John 21:18, Acts 26:1; seq. ἐπί , c. acc pers., towards, Matthew 12:49; against, Luke 22:53; εἰς ἴασιν , Acts 4:30; of anchors, to cast, Acts 27:30.†


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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

In a curious temple-oath of B.C. 110, Chrest. I. 110A.21, provision is made that if one of two contracting parties takes the oath, it shall fall to the other ἐκτείνειν. . . τῷ κοινω ̣̑ οἴνου κε (ράμιον) α ̄ παραχρῆμα, cf. .25. See Syll 540.128 (B.C. 175–1) ἐκτείνας τὴν λινέην κατὰ κεφαλή [ν, and somewhat differently ib. 802.28 (iii/B.C.) : also the inscr. on the wall of a sepulchral chamber Preisigke 2134.5 (time of the Antonines) σὺ μὲν τέθνηκας καὶ ἐξέτεινας τὰ σκέλη. For the force of the ἐκ see s.v. ἐκπετάννυμι.

 

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List of Word Forms
εκταθήσεται εκτείναι εκτείναντες εκτεινας εκτείνας ἐκτείνας εκτείνασα εκτείνει εκτεινειν εκτείνειν εκτείνείν ἐκτείνειν εκτείνεται εκτείνη εκτείνης εκτείνητε Εκτεινον έκτεινον Ἔκτεινον Ἔκτεινόν εκτείνονται εκτείνοντες εκτείνου εκτείνουσι εκτείνω εκτείνων εκτείνωσιν εκτενεί εκτένει εκτενεις εκτενείς ἐκτενεῖς εκτενώ εκτέτακα εκτεταμέναι εκτεταμένη εκτεταμένον εντείνας εξέτεινα εξέτειναν εξέτεινας εξετεινατε εξετείνατε ἐξετείνατε εξέτεινε εξετεινεν εξέτεινεν ἐξέτεινεν εξέτεινον ekteinas ekteínas ekteinein ekteínein Ekteinon Ékteinon Ékteinón ekteneis ekteneîs exeteinate exeteínate exeteinen exéteinen
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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