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Lexicon :: Strong's G1653 - eleeō

ἐλεέω
Transliteration
eleeō
Pronunciation
e-le-e'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:477,222

Variant Spellings

In Jude 22-23 and Rom 9:16 its lexical form would be ἐλεάω.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x
The KJV translates Strong's G1653 in the following manner: have mercy on (14x), obtain mercy (8x), show mercy (2x), have compassion (1x), have compassion on (1x), have pity on (1x), have mercy (1x), have mercy upon (1x), receive mercy (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to have mercy on

  2. to help one afflicted or seeking aid

  3. to help the afflicted, to bring help to the wretched

  4. to experience mercy

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐλεέω eleéō, el-eh-eh'-o; from G1656; to compassionate (by word or deed, specially, by divine grace):—have compassion (pity on), have (obtain, receive, shew) mercy (on).
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Strong's Number G1653 matches the Greek ἐλεέω (eleeō),
which occurs 63 times in 29 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

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"Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.

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And as Jesus passed on from there, two blind men followed him, crying aloud, "Have mercy on us, Son of David."

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And behold, a Canaanite woman from that region came out and cried, "Have mercy on me, O Lord, Son of David; my daughter is severely possessed by a demon."

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"Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers terribly; for often he falls into the fire, and often into the water.

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and should not you have had mercy on your fellow servant, as I had mercy on you?'

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And behold, two blind men sitting by the roadside, when they heard that Jesus was passing by, cried out, "Have mercy on us, Son of David!"

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The crowd rebuked them, telling them to be silent; but they cried out the more, "Lord, have mercy on us, Son of David!"

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But he refused, and said to him, "Go home to your friends, and tell them how much the Lord has done for you, and how he has had mercy on you."

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And when he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to cry out and say, "Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!"

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And many rebuked him, telling him to be silent; but he cried out all the more, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"

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And he called out, 'Father Abraham, have mercy upon me, and send Laz'arus to dip the end of his finger in water and cool my tongue; for I am in anguish in this flame.'

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and lifted up their voices and said, "Jesus, Master, have mercy on us."

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And he cried, "Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!"

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And those who were in front rebuked him, telling him to be silent; but he cried out all the more, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"

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For he says to Moses, "I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion."

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So it depends not upon man's will or exertion, but upon God's mercy.

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So then he has mercy upon whomever he wills, and he hardens the heart of whomever he wills.

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Just as you were once disobedient to God but now have received mercy because of their disobedience,

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so they have now been disobedient in order that by the mercy shown to you they also may receive mercy.

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For God has consigned all men to disobedience, that he may have mercy upon all.

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he who exhorts, in his exhortation; he who contributes, in liberality; he who gives aid, with zeal; he who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.

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Now concerning the unmarried, I have no command of the Lord, but I give my opinion as one who by the Lord's mercy is trustworthy.

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Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart.

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Indeed he was ill, near to death. But God had mercy on him, and not only on him but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.

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though I formerly blasphemed and persecuted and insulted him; but I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief,

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but I received mercy for this reason, that in me, as the foremost, Jesus Christ might display his perfect patience for an example to those who were to believe in him for eternal life.

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Once you were no people but now you are God's people; once you had not received mercy but now you have received mercy.

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And convince some, who doubt;

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save some, by snatching them out of the fire; on some have mercy with fear, hating even the garment spotted by the flesh.
 
 
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