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Lexicon :: Strong's G726 - harpazō


här-pä'-zō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From a derivative of αἱρέω (G138)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:472,80

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strongs G726 in the following manner: catch up (4x), take by force (3x), catch away (2x), pluck (2x), catch (1x), pull (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. to seize, carry off by force

  2. to seize on, claim for one's self eagerly

  3. to snatch out or away

ἁρπάζω harpázō, har-pad'-zo; from a derivative of G138; to seize (in various applications):—catch (away, up), pluck, pull, take (by force).
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G726 matches the Greek ἁρπάζω (harpazō),
which occurs 17 times in 13 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Tools specific to Mat 11:12

Mat 11:12

And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffereth violence, and the violent take G726 it by force. G726

Tools specific to Mat 13:19

Mat 13:19

When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away G726 that which was sown in his heart. This is he which received seed by the way side.

Tools specific to Jhn 6:15

Jhn 6:15

When Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and take G726 him by force, G726 to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone.

Tools specific to Jhn 10:12

Jhn 10:12

But he that is an hireling, and not the shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, seeth the wolf coming, and leaveth the sheep, and fleeth: and the wolf catcheth G726 them, and scattereth the sheep.

Tools specific to Jhn 10:28

Jhn 10:28

And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall G726 any man pluck G726 them out of my hand.

Tools specific to Jhn 10:29

Jhn 10:29

My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck G726 them out of my Father's hand.

Tools specific to Act 8:39

Act 8:39

And when they were come up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught away G726 Philip, that the eunuch saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing.

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Act 23:10

And when there arose a great dissension, the chief captain, fearing lest Paul should have been pulled in pieces of them, commanded the soldiers to go down, and to take G726 him by force G726 from among them, and to bring him into the castle.

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2Co 12:2

I knew a man in Christ above fourteen years ago, (whether in the body, I cannot tell; or whether out of the body, I cannot tell: God knoweth;) such an one caught up G726 to the third heaven.

Tools specific to 2Co 12:4

2Co 12:4

How that he was caught up G726 into paradise, and heard unspeakable words, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.

Tools specific to 1Th 4:17

1Th 4:17

Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up G726 together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.

Tools specific to Jde 1:23

Jde 1:23

And others save with fear, pulling G726 them out of the fire; hating even the garment spotted by the flesh.

Tools specific to Rev 12:5

Rev 12:5

And she brought forth a man child, who was to rule all nations with a rod of iron: and her child was caught up G726 unto God, and to his throne.
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