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Lexicon :: Strong's G5083 - tēreō

τηρέω
Transliteration
tēreō
Pronunciation
tā-re'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From teros (a watch, perhaps akin to θεωρέω (G2334))
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 8:140,1174

KJV Translation Count — Total: 75x
The KJV translates Strongs G5083 in the following manner: keep (57x), reserve (8x), observe (4x), watch (2x), preserve (2x), keeper (1x), hold fast (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to attend to carefully, take care of

    1. to guard

    2. metaph. to keep, one in the state in which he is

    3. to observe

    4. to reserve: to undergo something

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
τηρέω tēréō, tay-reh'-o; from τερός terós (a watch; perhaps akin to G2334); to guard (from loss or injury, properly, by keeping the eye upon; and thus differing from G5442, which is properly to prevent escaping; and from G2892, which implies a fortress or full military lines of apparatus), i.e. to note (a prophecy; figuratively, to fulfil a command); by implication, to detain (in custody; figuratively, to maintain); by extension, to withhold (for personal ends; figuratively, to keep unmarried); by extension, to withhold (for personal ends; figuratively, to keep unmarried):—hold fast, keep(- er), (pre-, re-)serve, watch.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G5083 matches the Greek τηρέω (tēreō),
which occurs 75 times in 68 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Mat 19:17–1Jo 3:22)

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And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep G5083 the commandments.

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All therefore whatsoever they bid you observe, G5083 that observe G5083 and do; but do not ye after their works: for they say, and do not.

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And sitting down they watched G5083 him there;

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Now when the centurion, and they that were with him, watching G5083 Jesus, saw the earthquake, and those things that were done, they feared greatly, saying, Truly this was the Son of God.

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And for fear of him the keepers G5083 did shake, and became as dead men.

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Teaching them to observe G5083 all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.

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And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep G5083 your own tradition.

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And saith unto him, Every man at the beginning doth set forth good wine; and when men have well drunk, then that which is worse: but thou hast kept G5083 the good wine until now.

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Verily, verily, I say unto you, If a man keep G5083 my saying, he shall never see death.

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Then said the Jews unto him, Now we know that thou hast a devil. Abraham is dead, and the prophets; and thou sayest, If a man keep G5083 my saying, he shall never taste of death.

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Yet ye have not known him; but I know him: and if I should say, I know him not, I shall be a liar like unto you: but I know him, and keep G5083 his saying.

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Therefore said some of the Pharisees, This man is not of God, because he keepeth G5083 not the sabbath day. Others said, How can a man that is a sinner do such miracles? And there was a division among them.

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Then said Jesus, Let her alone: against the day of my burying hath she kept G5083 this.

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If ye love me, keep G5083 my commandments.

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He that hath my commandments, and keepeth G5083 them, he it is that loveth me: and he that loveth me shall be loved of my Father, and I will love him, and will manifest myself to him.

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Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man love me, he will keep G5083 my words: and my Father will love him, and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.

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He that loveth me not keepeth G5083 not my sayings: and the word which ye hear is not mine, but the Father's which sent me.

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If ye keep G5083 my commandments, ye shall abide in my love; even as I have kept G5083 my Father's commandments, and abide in his love.

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Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you; if they have kept G5083 my saying, they will keep G5083 yours also.

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I have manifested thy name unto the men which thou gavest me out of the world: thine they were, and thou gavest them me; and they have kept G5083 thy word.

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And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep G5083 through thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are.

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While I was with them in the world, I kept G5083 them in thy name: those that thou gavest me I have kept, and none of them is lost, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled.

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I pray not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep G5083 them from the evil.

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Peter therefore was kept G5083 in prison: but prayer was made without ceasing of the church unto God for him.

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And when Herod would have brought him forth, the same night Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains: and the keepers before the door kept G5083 the prison.

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But there rose up certain of the sect of the Pharisees which believed, saying, That it was needful to circumcise them, and to command them to keep G5083 the law of Moses.

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Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain which went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, Ye must be circumcised, and keep G5083 the law: to whom we gave no such commandment:

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And when they had laid many stripes upon them, they cast them into prison, charging the jailor to keep G5083 them safely:

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As touching the Gentiles which believe, we have written and concluded that they observe G5083 no such thing, save only that they keep themselves from things offered to idols, and from blood, and from strangled, and from fornication.

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And he commanded a centurion to keep G5083 Paul, and to let him have liberty, and that he should forbid none of his acquaintance to minister or come unto him.

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But Festus answered, that Paul should be kept G5083 at Caesarea, and that he himself would depart shortly thither.

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But when Paul had appealed to be reserved G5083 unto the hearing of Augustus, I commanded him to be kept G5083 till I might send him to Caesar.

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Nevertheless he that standeth stedfast in his heart, having no necessity, but hath power over his own will, and hath so decreed in his heart that he will keep G5083 his virgin, doeth well.

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And when I was present with you, and wanted, I was chargeable to no man: for that which was lacking to me the brethren which came from Macedonia supplied: and in all things I have kept G5083 myself from being burdensome unto you, and so will I keep G5083 myself.

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Endeavouring to keep G5083 the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

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And the very God of peace sanctify you wholly; and I pray God your whole spirit and soul and body be preserved G5083 blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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Lay hands suddenly on no man, neither be partaker of other men's sins: keep G5083 thyself pure.

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That thou keep G5083 this commandment without spot, unrebukeable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:

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I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept G5083 the faith:

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Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep G5083 himself unspotted from the world.

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For whosoever shall keep G5083 the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all.

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To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fadeth not away, reserved G5083 in heaven for you,

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For if God spared not the angels that sinned, but cast them down to hell, and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved G5083 unto judgment;

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The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve G5083 the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished:

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These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved G5083 for ever.

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But the heavens and the earth, which are now, by the same word are kept in store, reserved G5083 unto fire against the day of judgment and perdition of ungodly men.

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And hereby we do know that we know him, if we keep G5083 his commandments.

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He that saith, I know him, and keepeth G5083 not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him.

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But whoso keepeth G5083 his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him.

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And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep G5083 his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

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