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Lexicon :: Strong's G1551 - ekdechomai

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ἐκδέχομαι
Transliteration
ekdechomai (Key)
Pronunciation
ek-de'-kho-mi (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:56,146

Strong’s Definitions

ἐκδέχομαι ekdéchomai, ek-dekh'-om-ahee; from G1537 and G1209; to accept from some source, i.e. (by implication) to await:—expect, look (tarry) for, wait (for).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G1551 in the following manner: wait for (3x), look for (2x), tarry for (1x), expect (1x), wait (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G1551 in the following manner: wait for (3x), look for (2x), tarry for (1x), expect (1x), wait (1x).
  1. to receive, accept

  2. to look for, expect, wait for, await

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐκδέχομαι ekdéchomai, ek-dekh'-om-ahee; from G1537 and G1209; to accept from some source, i.e. (by implication) to await:—expect, look (tarry) for, wait (for).
STRONGS NT 1551: ἐκδέχομαι
ἐκδέχομαι; imperfect ἐξεδεχόμην; (ἐκ from some person or quarter);
1. to receive, accept ([Homer], Aeschylus, Herodotus, and following).
2. to look for, expect, wait for, await: τί, John 5:3 R L; Hebrews 11:10; James 5:7; τινά, Acts 17:16; 1 Corinthians 16:11; ἀλλήλους ἐκδέχεσθε wait for one another, namely, until each shall have received his food, 1 Corinthians 11:33, cf. 1 Corinthians 11:21; followed by ἕως etc. Hebrews 10:13; [absolutely, 1 Peter 3:20 Rec., but see Tdfs note at the passage]. Rarely with this meaning in secular authors, as Sophocles Phil. 123; Apollodorus 1, 9, 27 § 3; ἕως ἂν γένηταί τι, Dionysius Halicarnassus 6, 67. [Compare: ἀπεκδέχομαι. Cf. δέχομαι, at the end.]
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

John
5:3
Acts
17:16
1 Corinthians
11:21; 11:33; 16:11
Hebrews
10:13; 11:10
James
5:7
1 Peter
3:20

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1551 matches the Greek ἐκδέχομαι (ekdechomai),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:3 - In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for G1551 the moving of the water.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:16 - Now while Paul waited for G1551 them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:33 - Wherefore, my brethren, when ye come together to eat, tarry G1551 one for another.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 16:11 - Let no man therefore despise him: but conduct him forth in peace, that he may come unto me: for I look for G1551 him with the brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:13 - From henceforth expecting G1551 till his enemies be made his footstool.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:10 - For he looked for G1551 a city which hath foundations, whose builder and maker is God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:7 - Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth G1551 for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:20 - Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited G1551 in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water.
 
 
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