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Strong's #4933 - συντηρέω

Transliteration
syntēréō
Phonetics
soon-tay-reh'-o
Origin
from (4862) and (5083)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
8:151,1174
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to preserve (a thing from perishing or being lost)
  2. to keep within one's self, keep in mind (a thing, lest it be forgotten)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5426 ‑ נְתַר (neth‑ar');  7011 ‑ קַיָּם (kah‑yawm');  8104 ‑ שָׁמַר (shaw‑mar');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Luke
2
NAS (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
1
HCS (3)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Luke
1
BSB (3)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Luke
1
ESV (2)
Matthew
1
Luke
1
WEB (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Luke
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

συντηρ-έω,

keep or preserve closely, ἑαυτὸν ἀδωροδόκητον Aristeas 209; τὴν ψυχήν μου μὴ φαγεῖν LXX To. 1.11; ς. [τὴν γνώμην] παρ' ἑαυτῇ keep it close, Plb. 30.30.5, cf. LXX Si. 39.2, Luke 2:19.

2. preserve, maintain, of grants or privileges, SIG 705.48 (Delph., ii B.C.), al., BGU 1074.2 (i A.D.): Pass., IG 12(5).860.44 (Tenos); ἀμφότεροι -οῦνται (sc. ὅ τε οἶνος καὶ οἱ ἀσκοί) Matthew 9:17.

3. observe strictly, τὸ τῆς φύσεως τέλος Epicur. Fr. 554; τὰ νόμιμα Aristeas 127; τὰς ὁδοὺς αὐτοῦ LXX Si. 2.15; τὴν εὐταξίαν Arch.Pap. 3.134 (Thera, iii/ii B.C.); τήν τε φιλίαν καὶ τὴν συμμαχίαν Riv.Fil. 60.60 (Cyrene, ii B.C.); ς. τὸ διάστημα keep distance, Ascl. Tact. 12.11, Ael. Tact. 42.1.

4. watch one's opportunity, συντηροῦντα παίειν Plu. Mark 12:1-44.

5. watch over, protect, τοῖς φυλακίταις (sc. συντάξαι) συντηρῆσαι τὰ.. γενήματα BGU 1851.8 (i B.C.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -τηρέω , - ,

[in LXX: Ezekiel 18:19 (H8104), Da TH Daniel 7:28 A (H5202), Sirach 13:12 and freq., Tobit 1:11, 2 Maccabees 12:42, al.;]

"perfective" of τηρέω (v. M, Pr., 113, 116),

to preserve, keep safe, keep close: c. acc pers., Mark 6:20; c. acc rei, Matthew 9:17; ἐν τ . καρδίᾳ , Luke 2:19 (Arist. and later writers; cf. MM, xxiv).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
συνετηρει συνετήρει συνετήρησα συνετήρησε συντηρουνται συντηρούνται συντηροῦνται συντηρών suneterei sunetērei sunterountai suntērountai syneterei synetērei synetḗrei synterountai synteroûntai syntērountai syntēroûntai
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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