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Lexicon :: Strong's G2065 - erōtaō

ἐρωτάω
Transliteration
erōtaō
Pronunciation
e-rō-tä'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:685,262

Trench's Synonyms: xl. αἰτέω, ἐρωτάω.

Strong’s Definitions

ἐρωτάω erōtáō, er-o-tah'-o; apparently from G2046 (compare G2045); to interrogate; by implication, to request:—ask, beseech, desire, intreat, pray. Compare G4441.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x

The KJV translates Strong's G2065 in the following manner: ask (23x), beseech (14x), pray (14x), desire (6x), intreat (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x
The KJV translates Strong's G2065 in the following manner: ask (23x), beseech (14x), pray (14x), desire (6x), intreat (1x).
  1. to question

  2. to ask

    1. to request, entreat, beg, beseech

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐρωτάω erōtáō, er-o-tah'-o; apparently from G2046 (compare G2045); to interrogate; by implication, to request:—ask, beseech, desire, intreat, pray. Compare G4441.
STRONGS NT 2065: ἐρωτάω
ἐρωτάω, ἐρωτῶ ((infinitive ἐρωτᾶν L T Tr, ἐρωτᾶν R G WH; see Iota); imperfect 3 person plural ἠρώτων and (in Matthew 15:23 L T Tr WH, Mark 4:10 Tdf.) ἠρώτουν, cf. Buttmann, 44 (38); (Winers Grammar, 85 (82); Tdf. Proleg., p. 122; Sophocles Lexicon, p. 41; WHs Appendix, p. 166; Mullach, Griech. Vulgarspr., p. 252); future ἐρωτήσω; 1 aorist ἠρώτησα; the Sept. for שָׁאַל; to ask, i. e.:
1. as in Greek writings from Homer down to question: absolutely, Luke 22:68; John 8:7 (R); τινα, John 9:21; John 16:19, 30; (John 18:21 where Rec. ἐπερωτᾷς), etc.; with the addition of λέγων and the words of the questioner: Matthew 16:13; Luke 19:31 (om. λέγων; Luke 23:3 T Tr WH); John 1:19, 21; John 5:12; John 9:19; John 16:5; τινα τί (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 32, 4 a.), Matthew 21:24; Mark 4:10; Luke 20:3; John 16:23 (others refer this to 2); τινα περί τίνος, Luke 9:45 (Lachmann, ἐπερωτῆσαι); John 18:19.
2. to ask i. e. to request, entreat, beg, beseech, after the Hebrew שָׁאַל, in a sense very rare in secular authors (Josephus, Antiquities 5, 1, 14 (but here the text is uncertain; substitute Antiquities 7, 8, 1; cf. Dr. Ezra Abbot in No. American Rev. for 1872, p. 173 note); Babrius fab. (42, 3); 97, 3; Apoll. synt., p. 289, 20; cf. Winer's Grammar, pp. 30 and 32): τινα, John 14:16; with the addition of λέγων and the words of the asker, Matthew 15:23; John 12:21; followed by imperative alone (Buttmann, 272f (234)), Luke 14:18; Philippians 4:3; followed by ἵνα (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 44, 8 a.; R. 237 (204)), Mark 7:26; Luke 7:36; Luke 16:27; John 4:47; John 17:15; John 19:31, 38; 2 John 1:5; 1 Thessalonians 4:1; by ὅπως, Luke 7:3; Luke 11:37; Acts 23:20; by the infinitive (Buttmann, 258 (222); cf. Winer's Grammar, 335 (315)), Luke 5:3; Luke 8:37; John 4:40; Acts 3:3; Acts 10:48; Acts 23:18; 1 Thessalonians 5:12; τινα περί τίνος, Luke 4:38; John 16:9, 20; 1 John 5:16; ὑπέρ τίνος (followed by εἰς with an infinitive; cf. Buttmann, 265 (228)), 2 Thessalonians 2:1f; ἐρωτᾶν τά (WH text omits τά) πρός εἰρήνην (see εἰρήνη, 1), Luke 14:32. (Synonym: see αἰτέω, at the end. Compare: διερωτάω, ἐπερωτάω.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
15:23; 15:23; 16:13; 21:24
Mark
4:10; 4:10; 7:26
Luke
4:38; 5:3; 7:3; 7:36; 8:37; 9:45; 11:37; 14:18; 14:32; 16:27; 19:31; 20:3; 22:68; 23:3
John
1:19; 1:21; 4:40; 4:47; 5:12; 8:7; 9:19; 9:21; 12:21; 14:16; 16:5; 16:9; 16:19; 16:20; 16:23; 16:30; 17:15; 18:19; 18:21; 19:31; 19:38
Acts
3:3; 10:48; 23:18; 23:20
Philippians
4:3
1 Thessalonians
4:1; 5:12
2 Thessalonians
2:1
1 John
5:16
2 John
1:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2065 matches the Greek ἐρωτάω (erōtaō),
which occurs 59 times in 57 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 15:23–Act 23:18)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:23 - But he answered her not a word. And his disciples came and besought G2065 him, saying, Send her away; for she crieth after us.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:13 - When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked G2065 his disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of man am?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:24 - And Jesus answered and said unto them, I also will ask G2065 you one thing, which if ye tell me, I in like wise will tell you by what authority I do these things.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:10 - And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked G2065 of him the parable.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:26 - The woman was a Greek, a Syrophenician by nation; and she besought G2065 him that he would cast forth the devil out of her daughter.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:38 - And he arose out of the synagogue, and entered into Simon's house. And Simon's wife's mother was taken with a great fever; and they besought G2065 him for her.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:3 - And he entered into one of the ships, which was Simon's, and prayed G2065 him that he would thrust out a little from the land. And he sat down, and taught the people out of the ship.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:3 - And when he heard of Jesus, he sent unto him the elders of the Jews, beseeching G2065 him that he would come and heal his servant.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:36 - And one of the Pharisees desired G2065 him that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee's house, and sat down to meat.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:37 - Then the whole multitude of the country of the Gadarenes round about besought G2065 him to depart from them; for they were taken with great fear: and he went up into the ship, and returned back again.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:45 - But they understood not this saying, and it was hid from them, that they perceived it not: and they feared to ask G2065 him of that saying.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:37 - And as he spake, a certain Pharisee besought G2065 him to dine with him: and he went in, and sat down to meat.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:18 - And they all with one consent began to make excuse. The first said unto him, I have bought a piece of ground, and I must needs go and see it: I pray G2065 thee have me excused.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:19 - And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to prove them: I pray G2065 thee have me excused.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:32 - Or else, while the other is yet a great way off, he sendeth an ambassage, and desireth G2065 conditions of peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:27 - Then he said, I pray G2065 thee therefore, father, that thou wouldest send him to my father's house:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:31 - And if any man ask G2065 you, Why do ye loose him? thus shall ye say unto him, Because the Lord hath need of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:3 - And he answered and said unto them, I will G2065 also ask G2065 you one thing; and answer me:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:68 - And if I also ask G2065 you, ye will not answer me, nor let me go.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:19 - And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask G2065 him, Who art thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:21 - And they asked G2065 him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he saith, I am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:25 - And they asked G2065 him, and said unto him, Why baptizest thou then, if thou be not that Christ, nor Elias, neither that prophet?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:31 - In the mean while his disciples prayed G2065 him, saying, Master, eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:40 - So when the Samaritans were come unto him, they besought G2065 him that he would tarry with them: and he abode there two days.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:47 - When he heard that Jesus was come out of Judaea into Galilee, he went unto him, and besought G2065 him that he would come down, and heal his son: for he was at the point of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:12 - Then asked they G2065 him, What man is that which said unto thee, Take up thy bed, and walk?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:7 - So when they continued asking G2065 him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:2 - And his disciples asked G2065 him, saying, Master, who did sin, this man, or his parents, that he was born blind?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:15 - Then again the Pharisees also asked G2065 him how he had received his sight. He said unto them, He put clay upon mine eyes, and I washed, and do see.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:19 - And they asked G2065 them, saying, Is this your son, who ye say was born blind? how then doth he now see?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:21 - But by what means he now seeth, we know not; or who hath opened his eyes, we know not: he is of age; ask G2065 him: he shall speak for himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:23 - Therefore said his parents, He is of age; ask G2065 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:21 - The same came therefore to Philip, which was of Bethsaida of Galilee, and desired G2065 him, saying, Sir, we would see Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 14:16 - And I will pray G2065 the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:5 - But now I go my way to him that sent me; and none of you asketh G2065 me, Whither goest thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:19 - Now Jesus knew that they were desirous to ask G2065 him, and said unto them, Do ye enquire among yourselves of that I said, A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:23 - And in that day ye shall ask G2065 me nothing. Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give it you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:26 - At that day ye shall ask in my name: and I say not unto you, that I will pray G2065 the Father for you:
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:30 - Now are we sure that thou knowest all things, and needest not that any man should ask G2065 thee: by this we believe that thou camest forth from God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 17:9 - I pray G2065 for them: I pray G2065 not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 17:15 - I pray G2065 not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep them from the evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 17:20 - Neither pray I G2065 for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:19 - The high priest then asked G2065 Jesus of his disciples, and of his doctrine.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:31 - The Jews therefore, because it was the preparation, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for that sabbath day was an high day,) besought G2065 Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:38 - And after this Joseph of Arimathaea, being a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews, besought G2065 Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus: and Pilate gave him leave. He came therefore, and took the body of Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:3 - Who seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple asked G2065 an alms.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:48 - And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. Then prayed they G2065 him to tarry certain days.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:39 - And they came and besought them, and brought them out, and desired G2065 them to depart out of the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:20 - When they desired G2065 him to tarry longer time with them, he consented not;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:18 - So he took him, and brought him to the chief captain, and said, Paul the prisoner called me unto him, and prayed me G2065 to bring this young man unto thee, who hath something to say unto thee.

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