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Lexicon :: Strong's G2722 - katechō

κατέχω
Transliteration
katechō
Pronunciation
kä-te'-khō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:829,286

Strong’s Definitions

κατέχω katéchō, kat-ekh'-o; from G2596 and G2192; to hold down (fast), in various applications (literally or figuratively):—have, hold (fast), keep (in memory), let, × make toward, possess, retain, seize on, stay, take, withhold.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G2722 in the following manner: hold (3x), hold fast (3x), keep (2x), possess (2x), stay (1x), take (1x), have (1x), make (1x), miscellaneous (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G2722 in the following manner: hold (3x), hold fast (3x), keep (2x), possess (2x), stay (1x), take (1x), have (1x), make (1x), miscellaneous (5x).

  1. to hold back, detain, retain

    1. from going away

    2. to restrain, hinder (the course or progress of)

      1. that which hinders, Antichrist from making his appearance

      2. to check a ship's headway i.e. to hold or head the ship

    3. to hold fast, keep secure, keep firm possession of

  2. to get possession of, take

    1. to possess

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κατέχω katéchō, kat-ekh'-o; from G2596 and G2192; to hold down (fast), in various applications (literally or figuratively):—have, hold (fast), keep (in memory), let, × make toward, possess, retain, seize on, stay, take, withhold.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2722 matches the Greek κατέχω (katechō),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:38 - But when the husbandmen saw the son, they said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and let us seize G2722 on his inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:42 - And when it was day, he departed and went into a desert place: and the people sought him, and came unto him, and stayed G2722 him, that he should not depart from them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:15 - But that on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep G2722 it, and bring forth fruit with patience.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:9 - And he that bade thee and him come and say to thee, Give this man place; and thou begin with shame to take G2722 the lowest room.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:4 - For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had. G2722
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:40 - And when they had taken up the anchors, they committed themselves unto the sea, and loosed the rudder bands, and hoised up the mainsail to the wind, and made G2722 toward shore.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:18 - For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold G2722 the truth in unrighteousness;
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 7:6 - But now we are delivered from the law, that being dead wherein we were held; G2722 that we should serve in newness of spirit, and not in the oldness of the letter.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:30 - And they that weep, as though they wept not; and they that rejoice, as though they rejoiced not; and they that buy, as though they possessed G2722 not;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:2 - Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and keep G2722 the ordinances, as I delivered them to you.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:2 - By which also ye are saved, if ye keep G2722 in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:10 - As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing G2722 all things.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:21 - Prove all things; hold fast G2722 that which is good.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 2:6 - And now ye know what withholdeth G2722 that he might be revealed in his time.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 2:7 - For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth G2722 will let, until he be taken out of the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:13 - Whom I would have retained G2722 with me, that in thy stead he might have ministered unto me in the bonds of the gospel:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:6 - But Christ as a son over his own house; whose house are we, if we hold fast G2722 the confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm unto the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:14 - For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold G2722 the beginning of our confidence stedfast unto the end;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:23 - Let us hold fast G2722 the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;)

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