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Lexicon :: Strong's G2770 - kerdainō

κερδαίνω

Transliteration
kerdainō
Pronunciation
ker-dī'-nō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:672,428

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. to gain, acquire, to get gain

  2. metaph.

    1. of gain arising from shunning or escaping from evil (where we say "to spare one's self", "be spared")

    2. to gain any one i.e. to win him over to the kingdom of God, to gain one to faith in Christ

    3. to gain Christ's favour and fellowship

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strongs G2770 in the following manner: gain (13x), win (2x), get gain (1x), vr gain (1x).
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Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number G2770 matches the Greek κερδαίνω (kerdainō),
which occurs 17 times in 16 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

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Tools specific to Mat 16:26

Mat 16:26

“For what will it profit a man if he gains G2770 the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?

Tools specific to Mat 18:15

Mat 18:15

“If your brother sinsfn, go and fnshow him his fault fnin private; if he listens to you, you have won G2770 your brother.

Tools specific to Mat 25:16

Mat 25:16

“Immediately the one who had received the five talents went and traded with them, and gained G2770 five more talents.

Tools specific to Mat 25:17

Mat 25:17

“In the same manner the one who had received the two talents gained G2770 two more.

Tools specific to Mat 25:20

Mat 25:20

“The one who had received the five talents came up and brought five more talents, saying, ‘Master, you entrusted five talents to me. See, I have gained G2770 five more talents.’

Tools specific to Mat 25:22

Mat 25:22

“Also the one who had received the two talents came up and said, ‘Master, you entrusted two talents to me. See, I have gained G2770 two more talents.’

Tools specific to Mar 8:36

Mar 8:36

“For what does it profit a man to gain G2770 the whole world, and forfeit his soul?

Tools specific to Luk 9:25

Luk 9:25

“For what is a man profited if he gains G2770 the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself?

Tools specific to Act 27:21

Act 27:21

fnWhen they had gone a long time without food, then Paul stood up in their midst and said, “Men, you ought to have fnfollowed my advice and not to have set sail from Crete and fnincurred G2770 this damage and loss.

Tools specific to 1Co 9:19

1Co 9:19

For though I am free from all men, I have made myself a slave to all, so that I may win G2770 more.

Tools specific to 1Co 9:20

1Co 9:20

To the Jews I became as a Jew, so that I might win G2770 Jews; to those who are under fnthe Law, as under fnthe Law though not being myself under fnthe Law, so that I might win G2770 those who are under fnthe Law;

Tools specific to 1Co 9:21

1Co 9:21

to those who are without law, as without law, though not being without the law of God but under the law of Christ, so that I might win G2770 those who are without law.

Tools specific to 1Co 9:22

1Co 9:22

To the weak I became weak, that I might win G2770 the weak; I have become all things to all men, so that I may by all means save some.

Tools specific to Phl 3:8

Phl 3:8

More than that, I count all things to be loss fnin view of the surpassing value of fnknowing Christ Jesus my Lord, fnfor whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain G2770 Christ,

Tools specific to Jas 4:13

Jas 4:13

Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit.” G2770

Tools specific to 1Pe 3:1

1Pe 3:1

In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won G2770 without a word by the behavior of their wives,
 
 
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