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Lexicon :: Strong's G3004 - legō

λέγω
Transliteration
legō
Pronunciation
le'-gō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A root word
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:69,505

Trench's Synonyms: lxxvi. λαλέω, λέγω (λαλιά, λόγος).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,343x
The KJV translates Strong's G3004 in the following manner: say (1,184x), speak (61x), call (48x), tell (33x), miscellaneous (17x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to say, to speak

    1. affirm over, maintain

    2. to teach

    3. to exhort, advise, to command, direct

    4. to point out with words, intend, mean, mean to say

    5. to call by name, to call, name

    6. to speak out, speak of, mention

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
λέγω légō, leg'-o; a primary verb; properly, to "lay" forth, i.e. (figuratively) relate (in words (usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue)); by implication, to mean:—ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say(-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number G3004 matches the Greek λέγω (legō),
which occurs 2,305 times in 1,978 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB
Page 1 / 40 (Mat 1:16–Mat 6:31)

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and Jacob the father of Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom Jesus was born, who is called Christ.

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But as he considered this, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, "Joseph, son of David, do not fear to take Mary your wife, for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit;

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All this took place to fulfil what the Lord had spoken by the prophet:

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Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, saying,

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They told him, "In Bethlehem of Judea; for so it is written by the prophet:

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and he sent them to Bethlehem, saying, "Go and search diligently for the child, and when you have found him bring me word, that I too may come and worship him."

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Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, "Rise, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there till I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him."

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and remained there until the death of Herod. This was to fulfil what the Lord had spoken by the prophet, "Out of Egypt have I called my son."

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Then was fulfilled what was spoken by the prophet Jeremiah:

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But when Herod died, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt, saying,

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And he went and dwelt in a city called Nazareth, that what was spoken by the prophets might be fulfilled, "He shall be called a Nazarene."

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In those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judea,

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For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said, "The voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight."

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But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sad'ducees coming for baptism, he said to them, "You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

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and do not presume to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father'; for I tell you, God is able from these stones to raise up children to Abraham.

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John would have prevented him, saying, "I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?"

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But Jesus answered him, "Let it be so now; for thus it is fitting for us to fulfil all righteousness." Then he consented.

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and lo, a voice from heaven, saying, "This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased."

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And the tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread."

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But he answered, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.'"

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and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down; for it is written, 'He will give his angels charge of you,' and 'On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone.'"

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and he said to him, "All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me."

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Then Jesus said to him, "Begone, Satan! for it is written, 'You shall worship the Lord your God and him only shall you serve.'"

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that what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled:

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From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

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As he walked by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon who is called Peter and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.

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And he said to them, "Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men."

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And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:

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"Blessed are you when men revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account.

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For truly, I say to you, till heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the law until all is accomplished.

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For I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.

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"You have heard that it was said to the men of old, 'You shall not kill; and whoever kills shall be liable to judgment.'

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But I say to you that every one who is angry with his brother shall be liable to judgment; whoever insults his brother shall be liable to the council, and whoever says, 'You fool!' shall be liable to the hell of fire.

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truly, I say to you, you will never get out till you have paid the last penny.

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"You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.'

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But I say to you that every one who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.

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"It was also said, 'Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.'

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But I say to you that every one who divorces his wife, except on the ground of unchastity, makes her an adulteress; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.

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"Again you have heard that it was said to the men of old, 'You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform to the Lord what you have sworn.'

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But I say to you, Do not swear at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God,

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"You have heard that it was said, 'An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.'

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But I say to you, Do not resist one who is evil. But if any one strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also;

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"You have heard that it was said, 'You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.'

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But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,

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"Thus, when you give alms, sound no trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may be praised by men. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward.

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"And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward.

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"And when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites, for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward.

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"Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you shall eat or what you shall drink, nor about your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

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yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

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Therefore do not be anxious, saying, 'What shall we eat?' or 'What shall we drink?' or 'What shall we wear?'

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1. Mat 1:16–Mat 6:31

2. Mat 7:4–Mat 11:3

3. Mat 11:4–Mat 14:16

4. Mat 14:17–Mat 17:12

5. Mat 17:13–Mat 20:23

6. Mat 20:25–Mat 23:36

7. Mat 23:39–Mat 26:48

8. Mat 26:49–Mar 1:24

9. Mar 1:25–Mar 5:9

10. Mar 5:12–Mar 8:21

11. Mar 8:24–Mar 10:52

12. Mar 11:2–Mar 14:22

13. Mar 14:24–Luk 1:30

14. Luk 1:34–Luk 5:26

15. Luk 5:27–Luk 8:25

16. Luk 8:28–Luk 10:23

17. Luk 10:24–Luk 12:44

18. Luk 12:45–Luk 15:11

19. Luk 15:12–Luk 18:18

20. Luk 18:19–Luk 20:14

21. Luk 20:16–Luk 22:57

22. Luk 22:59–Jhn 1:23

23. Jhn 1:25–Jhn 4:17

24. Jhn 4:18–Jhn 6:36

25. Jhn 6:41–Jhn 8:27

26. Jhn 8:28–Jhn 10:36

27. Jhn 10:41–Jhn 12:44

28. Jhn 12:49–Jhn 16:29

29. Jhn 17:1–Jhn 20:19

30. Jhn 20:20–Act 4:19

31. Act 4:23–Act 9:34

32. Act 9:36–Act 16:31

33. Act 16:35–Act 22:27

34. Act 23:1–Rom 4:18

35. Rom 6:1–1Co 11:22

36. 1Co 11:24–Col 4:17

37. 1Th 4:15–Heb 11:14

38. Heb 11:24–Rev 3:9

39. Rev 3:13–Rev 16:17

40. Rev 17:1–Rev 22:20

 
 
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