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Lexicon :: Strong's G2902 - krateō

κρατέω
Transliteration
krateō
Pronunciation
krä-te'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:910,466

KJV Translation Count — Total: 47x
The KJV translates Strong's G2902 in the following manner: hold (12x), take (9x), lay hold on (8x), hold fast (5x), take by (4x), lay hold upon (2x), lay hand on (2x), miscellaneous (5x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to have power, be powerful

    1. to be chief, be master of, to rule

  2. to get possession of

    1. to become master of, to obtain

    2. to take hold of

    3. to take hold of, take, seize

      1. to lay hands on one in order to get him into one's power

  3. to hold

    1. to hold in the hand

    2. to hold fast, i.e. not discard or let go

      1. to keep carefully and faithfully

    3. to continue to hold, to retain

      1. of death continuing to hold one

      2. to hold in check, restrain

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κρατέω kratéō, krat-eh'-o; from G2904; to use strength, i.e. seize or retain (literally or figuratively):—hold (by, fast), keep, lay hand (hold) on, obtain, retain, take (by).
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G2902 matches the Greek κρατέω (krateō),
which occurs 50 times in 46 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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But when the people were put forth, he went in, and took G2902 her by the hand, and the maid arose.

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And he said unto them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he G2902 not lay hold G2902 on it, and lift it out?

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For Herod had laid hold G2902 on John, and bound him, and put him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife.

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But the same servant went out, and found one of his fellowservants, which owed him an hundred pence: and he laid hands G2902 on him, and took him by the throat, saying, Pay me that thou owest.

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But when they sought to lay hands G2902 on him, they feared the multitude, because they took him for a prophet.

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And the remnant took G2902 his servants, and entreated them spitefully, and slew them.

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And consulted that they might take G2902 Jesus by subtilty, and kill him.

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Now he that betrayed him gave them a sign, saying, Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he: hold G2902 him fast. G2902

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And Jesus said unto him, Friend, wherefore art thou come? Then came they, and laid hands on Jesus, and took G2902 him.

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In that same hour said Jesus to the multitudes, Are ye come out as against a thief with swords and staves for to take me? I sat daily with you teaching in the temple, and ye laid G2902 no hold G2902 on me.

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And they that had laid hold G2902 on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were assembled.

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And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held G2902 him by the feet, and worshipped him.

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And he came and took G2902 her by the hand, and lifted her up; and immediately the fever left her, and she ministered unto them.

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And when his friends heard of it, they went out to lay hold G2902 on him: for they said, He is beside himself.

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And he took G2902 the damsel by the hand, and said unto her, Talitha cumi; which is, being interpreted, Damsel, I say unto thee, arise.

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For Herod himself had sent forth and laid hold G2902 upon John, and bound him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife: for he had married her.

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For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands oft, eat not, holding G2902 the tradition of the elders.

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And when they come from the market, except they wash, they eat not. And many other things there be, which they have received to hold, G2902 as the washing of cups, and pots, brasen vessels, and of tables.

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For laying aside the commandment of God, ye hold G2902 the tradition of men, as the washing of pots and cups: and many other such like things ye do.

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And they kept G2902 that saying with themselves, questioning one with another what the rising from the dead should mean.

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But Jesus took G2902 him by the hand, and lifted him up; and he arose.

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And they sought to lay hold G2902 on him, but feared the people: for they knew that he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him, and went their way.

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After two days was the feast of the passover, and of unleavened bread: and the chief priests and the scribes sought how they might take G2902 him by craft, and put him to death.

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And he that betrayed him had given them a token, saying, Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he; take G2902 him, and lead him away safely.

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And they laid their hands on him, and took G2902 him.

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I was daily with you in the temple teaching, and ye took G2902 me not: but the scriptures must be fulfilled.

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And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold G2902 on him:

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And he put them all out, and took G2902 her by the hand, and called, saying, Maid, arise.

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But their eyes were holden G2902 that they should not know him.

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Whose soever sins ye remit, they are remitted unto them; and whose soever sins ye retain, G2902 they are retained. G2902

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Whom God hath raised up, having loosed the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden G2902 of it.

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And as the lame man which was healed held G2902 Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

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Who also hath gone about to profane the temple: whom we took, G2902 and would have judged according to our law.

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And when the south wind blew softly, supposing that they had obtained G2902 their purpose, loosing thence, they sailed close by Crete.

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And not holding G2902 the Head, from which all the body by joints and bands having nourishment ministered, and knit together, increaseth with the increase of God.

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Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold G2902 the traditions which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle.

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Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast G2902 our profession.

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That by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold G2902 upon the hope set before us:

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Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth G2902 the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks;

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I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where Satan's seat is: and thou holdest fast G2902 my name, and hast not denied my faith, even in those days wherein Antipas was my faithful martyr, who was slain among you, where Satan dwelleth.

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But I have a few things against thee, because thou hast there them that hold G2902 the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balac to cast a stumblingblock before the children of Israel, to eat things sacrificed unto idols, and to commit fornication.

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So hast thou also them that hold G2902 the doctrine of the Nicolaitans, which thing I hate.

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But that which ye have already hold fast G2902 till I come.

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Behold, I come quickly: hold that fast G2902 which thou hast, that no man take thy crown.

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And after these things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, holding G2902 the four winds of the earth, that the wind should not blow on the earth, nor on the sea, nor on any tree.

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And he laid hold on G2902 the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and bound him a thousand years,
 
 
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