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Lexicon :: Strong's G2816 - klēronomeō

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κληρονομέω
Transliteration
klēronomeō
Pronunciation
klā-ro-no-me'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:767,442

Strong’s Definitions

κληρονομέω klēronoméō, klay-ron-om-eh'-o; from G2818; to be an heir to (literally or figuratively):—be heir, (obtain by) inherit(-ance).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's G2816 in the following manner: inherit (15x), be heir (2x), obtain by inheritance (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's G2816 in the following manner: inherit (15x), be heir (2x), obtain by inheritance (1x).
  1. to receive a lot, receive by lot

    1. esp. to receive a part of an inheritance, receive as an inheritance, obtain by right of inheritance

    2. to be an heir, to inherit

  2. to receive the portion assigned to one, receive an allotted portion, receive as one's own or as a possession

  3. to become partaker of, to obtain

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κληρονομέω klēronoméō, klay-ron-om-eh'-o; from G2818; to be an heir to (literally or figuratively):—be heir, (obtain by) inherit(-ance).
STRONGS NT 2816: κληρονομέω
κληρονομέω, κληρονόμω; future κληρονομήσω; 1 aorist ἐκληρονόμησα; perfect κεκληρονόμηκα; (κληρονόμος, which see; cf. οἰκονόμος); the Sept. for נָחַל and much more often for יָרַשׁ;
1. "to receive a lot, receive by lot; especially to receive a part of an inheritance, receive as an inheritance, obtain by right of inheritance"; so, particularly in the Attic orators, with a genitive of the thing; in later writings not infrequent with an accusative of the thing (cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 129; Sturz, De dial. Maced. etc., p. 140; Winers Grammar, 200 (188); (Buttmann, § 132, 8)); absolutely, to be an heir, to inherit: Galatians 4:30 from Genesis 21:10.
2. universally, "to receive the portion assigned to one, receive an allotted portion, receive as one's own or as a possession; to become partaker of, to obtain" (cf. English inherit) (as φημην, Polybius 18, 38 (55), 8; τήν ἐπ' εὐσέβεια δόξαν, 15, 22, 3); in Biblical Greek everywhere with the accusative of the thing; so very frequent in the O. T. in the phrase κληρονομουν γῆν and τήν γῆν, of the occupation of the land of Canaan by the Israelites, as Leviticus 20:24; Deuteronomy 4:22, 26; Deuteronomy 6:1, etc. But as the Israelites after taking possession of the land were harassed almost perpetually by their hostile neighbors, and even driven out of the country for a considerable period, it came to pass that the phrase was transferred to denote the tranquil and stable possession of the holy land crowned with all divine blessings, an experience which pious Israelites were to expect under the Messiah: Psalm 24:13 (Ps. 25:13); Psalm 36:9, 11, 22, 29, 34 (Ps. 37:9,11,22,29,34) Alex.; Isaiah 60:21; Tobit 4:12; ἐκ δευτέρας κληρονομήσουσι τήν γῆν, Isaiah 61:7; hence, it became a formula denoting to partake of eternal salvation in the Messiah's kingdom: Matthew 5:5 (4) (from Psalm 36:11 (Ps. 37:11)), where see Bleek. ζωήν αἰώνιον, Matthew 19:29; Mark 10:17; Luke 10:25; Luke 18:18; τήν βασιλείαν, Matthew 25:34; βασιλείαν Θεοῦ, 1 Corinthians 6:9; 1 Corinthians 15:50; Galatians 5:21; σωτηρίαν, Hebrews 1:14; τάς ἐπαγγελίας, Hebrews 6:12; ἀφθαρσίαν, 1 Corinthians 15:50; ταῦτα (Rec. πάντα), Revelation 21:7; ὄνομα, Hebrews 1:4; τήν εὐλογίαν, Hebrews 12:17; 1 Peter 3:9. (Compare: κατα(κληρονομέω.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
21:10
Leviticus
20:24
Deuteronomy
4:22; 4:26; 6:1
Psalms
25:13; 36:9; 36:11; 36:11; 37:9; 37:11; 37:11; 37:22; 37:29; 37:34
Isaiah
60:21; 61:7
Matthew
5:5; 19:29; 25:34
Mark
10:17
Luke
10:25; 18:18
1 Corinthians
6:9; 15:50; 15:50
Galatians
4:30; 5:21
Hebrews
1:4; 1:14; 6:12; 12:17
1 Peter
3:9
Revelation
21:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2816 matches the Greek κληρονομέω (klēronomeō),
which occurs 22 times in 17 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:5 - Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit G2816 the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:29 - And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit G2816 everlasting life.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:34 - Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit G2816 the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:17 - And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit G2816 eternal life?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:25 - And, behold, a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted him, saying, Master, what shall I do to inherit G2816 eternal life?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:18 - And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Master, what shall I do to inherit G2816 eternal life?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 6:9 - Know ye not that the unrighteous shall G2816 not inherit G2816 the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 6:10 - Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit G2816 the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:50 - Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit G2816 the kingdom of God; neither doth G2816 corruption inherit G2816 incorruption.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:30 - Nevertheless what saith the scripture? Cast out the bondwoman and her son: for the son of the bondwoman shall G2816 not be heir G2816 with the son of the freewoman.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:21 - Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told you in time past, that they which do such things shall G2816 not inherit G2816 the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 1:4 - Being made so much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained G2816 a more excellent name than they.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 1:14 - Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to minister for them who shall be heirs of G2816 salvation?
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:12 - That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit G2816 the promises.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:17 - For ye know how that afterward, when he would have inherited G2816 the blessing, he was rejected: for he found no place of repentance, though he sought it carefully with tears.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:9 - Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit G2816 a blessing.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:7 - He that overcometh shall inherit G2816 all things; and I will be his God, and he shall be my son.
 
 
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