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Lexicon :: Strong's G3089 - lyō

λύω
Transliteration
lyō
Pronunciation
lü'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A root word
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:60 & 4:328,

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's G3089 in the following manner: loose (27x), break (5x), unloose (3x), destroy (2x), dissolve (2x), put off (1x), melt (1x), break up (1x), break down (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to loose any person (or thing) tied or fastened

    1. bandages of the feet, the shoes,

    2. of a husband and wife joined together by the bond of matrimony

    3. of a single man, whether he has already had a wife or has not yet married

  2. to loose one bound, i.e. to unbind, release from bonds, set free

    1. of one bound up (swathed in bandages)

    2. bound with chains (a prisoner), discharge from prison, let go

  3. to loosen, undo, dissolve, anything bound, tied, or compacted together

    1. an assembly, i.e. to dismiss, break up

    2. laws, as having a binding force, are likened to bonds

    3. to annul, subvert

    4. to do away with, to deprive of authority, whether by precept or act

    5. to declare unlawful

    6. to loose what is compacted or built together, to break up, demolish, destroy

    7. to dissolve something coherent into parts, to destroy

    8. metaph., to overthrow, to do away with

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
λύω lýō, loo'-o; a primary verb; to "loosen" (literally or figuratively):—break (up), destroy, dissolve, (un-)loose, melt, put off. Compare G4486.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G3089 matches the Greek λύω (lyō),
which occurs 46 times in 40 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Whosoever therefore shall break G3089 one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.

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And I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt loose G3089 on earth shall be loosed G3089 in heaven.

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Verily I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever ye shall loose G3089 on earth shall be loosed G3089 in heaven.

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Saying unto them, Go into the village over against you, and straightway ye shall find an ass tied, and a colt with her: loose G3089 them, and bring them unto me.

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And preached, saying, There cometh one mightier than I after me, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to stoop down and unloose. G3089

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And straightway his ears were opened, and the string of his tongue was loosed, G3089 and he spake plain.

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And saith unto them, Go your way into the village over against you: and as soon as ye be entered into it, ye shall find a colt tied, whereon never man sat; loose G3089 him, and bring him.

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And they went their way, and found the colt tied by the door without in a place where two ways met; and they loose G3089 him.

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And certain of them that stood there said unto them, What do ye, loosing G3089 the colt?

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John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water; but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose: G3089 he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire:

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The Lord then answered him, and said, Thou hypocrite, doth G3089 not each one of you on the sabbath loose G3089 his ox or his ass from the stall, and lead him away to watering?

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And ought not this woman, being a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan hath bound, lo, these eighteen years, be loosed G3089 from this bond on the sabbath day?

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Saying, Go ye into the village over against you; in the which at your entering ye shall find a colt tied, whereon yet never man sat: loose G3089 him, and bring him hither.

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And if any man ask you, Why do ye loose G3089 him? thus shall ye say unto him, Because the Lord hath need of him.

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And as they were loosing G3089 the colt, the owners thereof said unto them, Why loose ye G3089 the colt?

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He it is, who coming after me is preferred before me, whose shoe's latchet I am not worthy to unloose. G3089

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Jesus answered and said unto them, Destroy G3089 this temple, and in three days I will raise it up.

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Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he G3089 not only had broken G3089 the sabbath, but said also that God was his Father, making himself equal with God.

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If a man on the sabbath day receive circumcision, that the law of Moses should G3089 not be broken; G3089 are ye angry at me, because I have made a man every whit whole on the sabbath day?

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If he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came, and the scripture cannot be broken; G3089

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And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with graveclothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose G3089 him, and let him go.

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Whom God hath raised up, having loosed G3089 the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden of it.

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Then said the Lord to him, Put off G3089 thy shoes from thy feet: for the place where thou standest is holy ground.

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And as John fulfilled his course, he said, Whom think ye that I am? I am not he. But, behold, there cometh one after me, whose shoes of his feet I am not worthy to loose. G3089

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Now when the congregation was broken up, G3089 many of the Jews and religious proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas: who, speaking to them, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.

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On the morrow, because he would have known the certainty wherefore he was accused of the Jews, he loosed G3089 him from his bands, and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down, and set him before them.

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He hoped also that money should have been given him of Paul, that he might loose G3089 him: wherefore he sent for him the oftener, and communed with him.

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And falling into a place where two seas met, they ran the ship aground; and the forepart stuck fast, and remained unmoveable, but the hinder part was broken G3089 with the violence of the waves.

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Art thou bound unto a wife? seek not to be loosed. Art thou loosed G3089 from a wife? seek not a wife.

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For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down G3089 the middle wall of partition between us;

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But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt G3089 with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that are therein shall be burned up.

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Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, G3089 what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

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Looking for and hasting unto the coming of the day of God, wherein the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, G3089 and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?

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He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy G3089 the works of the devil.

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And I saw a strong angel proclaiming with a loud voice, Who is worthy to open the book, and to loose G3089 the seals thereof?

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And one of the elders saith unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the Root of David, hath prevailed to open the book, and to loose G3089 the seven seals thereof.

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Saying to the sixth angel which had the trumpet, Loose G3089 the four angels which are bound in the great river Euphrates.

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And the four angels were loosed, G3089 which were prepared for an hour, and a day, and a month, and a year, for to slay the third part of men.

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And cast him into the bottomless pit, and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should deceive the nations no more, till the thousand years should be fulfilled: and after that he must be loosed G3089 a little season.

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And when the thousand years are expired, Satan shall be loosed G3089 out of his prison,
 
 
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