Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5530 - χράομαι
- to receive a loan
- to take for one's use, to use
- to make use of a thing
χράομαι, v. χράω G5531 (B) C.
χράομαι , χρῶμαι
(< χρή ),
[in LXX for H6213, etc.;]
to use, make use of: c. dat. (cf. M, Pr., 64, 158), Acts 27:17, 1 Corinthians 9:12; 1 Corinthians 9:15, 1 Timothy 1:8; 1 Timothy 5:23; μᾶλλον χρῆσαι (i.e. the opportunity; v. M, Pr., 247), 1 Corinthians 7:21; as sometimes in late writers (cf. M, Pr., 64; Lft., Notes, 233), c. acc, 1 Corinthians 7:31; of feelings, etc., to exercise, shew: 2 Corinthians 1:17; 2 Corinthians 3:12; c. adv., ἀποτόμως , to deal sharply, 2 Corinthians 13:10; c. dat. pers. (cl.), to treat, deal with, Acts 27:3.†
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