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Strong's #1765 - ἐνισχύω

Transliteration
enischýō
Phonetics
en-is-khoo'-o
Origin
from (G1722) and (G2480)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to grow strong, to receive strength
  2. to make strong, to strengthen
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 247 ‑ אָזַר (aw‑zar');  553 ‑ אָמֵץ (aw‑mats');  1396 ‑ גָּבַר (gaw‑bar');  2388 ‑ חָזַק (khaw‑zak');  3513 ‑ כָּבַד (kaw‑bad, kaw‑bade');  4900 ‑ מָשַׁךְ (maw‑shak');  5095 ‑ נָהַל (naw‑hal');  5329 ‑ נָצַח (naw‑tsakh');  5341 ‑ נָצַר (naw‑tsar');  5493 ‑ שׂוּר (soor, soor);  5756 ‑ עוּז (ooz);  6520 ‑ פְּרָזוֹן (per‑aw‑zone');  7702 ‑ שָׂדַד (saw‑dad');  8631 ‑ תְּקִף (tek‑afe');  
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KJV (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
NAS (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
HCS (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
BSB (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
ESV (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
WEB (2)
Luke
1
Acts
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐνισχύω,

I strengthen, confirm, ὁ χρόνος ταῦτα -ύσει πάντα Hp. Lex 3; ἄγγελος ἐνισχύων αὐτόν Luke 22:43 : Pass., Jul. Gal.Fr. 7.

II intr., prevail in or among, ἐν ταῖς πόλεσι ἐνισχύει τὰ νόμιμα Arist. EN 1180b4: abs., Id. PA 653a31 al.; τοῦτ' ἐνισχύειν ἑκάστῳ Thphr. Sens. 63, cf. 67; παρά τισιν ἐ. ἐν παροιμίας μέρει D.S. 20.58; ἐνίσχυσεν ὡς.. the opinion prevailed that.., Id. 5.57.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐν -ισχύω ,

[in LXX for H2388, etc.;]

to strengthen: in spiritual sense, Luke 22:43; pass., Acts 9:19 (Rec. ἐνισχύσεν , became strong, as in LXX, Genesis 12:10; Genesis 48:2, al.).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

For the transitive use of this verb, as in Lk (Acts 9:19 : cf. Luke 22:43 D) cf. Hippocrates Lex. p. 2, 26 ὁ δὲ χρόνος ταῦτα ἐνισχύσει πάντα, ὡς τραφῆναι τελέως (see Hobart, p. 80 f.). In Theophr. Fragm. i. 65 τοῦτ᾽ ἐνισχύειν ἑκάστῳ, ";this, in each thing, is strong,"; we have the usual intrans, sense : see Abbott Fourfold Gospel, p. 177 n.3.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
ενακόσιοι ενισχυθη ἐνισχύθη ενίσχυον ενισχυόντες ενισχύουσα ενίσχυσά ενισχύσαι ενίσχυσαν ενισχύσας ενίσχυσας ενίσχυσάς ενισχύσατε ενισχυσάτωσαν ενίσχυσε ενίσχυσέ ενισχύσει ενίσχυσεν ἐνίσχυσεν ενισχύσητε ενίσχυσον ενίσχυσόν ενισχύσουσιν ενισχύσω ενισχύσωμεν ενισχυων ενισχύων ἐνισχύων εννακόσια εννακόσιοι enischuon enischuōn enischusen enischyon enischyōn enischýon enischýōn enischysen eníschysen
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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