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Lexicon :: Strong's G1210 - deō

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deō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A root
43x in 21 unique form(s)
44x in 22 unique form(s)
104x in 45 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:60,148

Strong’s Definitions

δέω déō, deh'-o; a primary verb; to bind (in various applications, literally or figuratively):—bind, be in bonds, knit, tie, wind. See also G1163, G1189.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x

The KJV translates Strong's G1210 in the following manner: bind (37x), tie (4x), knit (1x), be in bonds (1x), wind (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x
The KJV translates Strong's G1210 in the following manner: bind (37x), tie (4x), knit (1x), be in bonds (1x), wind (1x).
  1. to bind tie, fasten

    1. to bind, fasten with chains, to throw into chains

    2. metaph.

      1. Satan is said to bind a woman bent together by means of a demon, as his messenger, taking possession of the woman and preventing her from standing upright

      2. to bind, put under obligation, of the law, duty etc.

        1. to be bound to one, a wife, a husband

      3. to forbid, prohibit, declare to be illicit

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δέω déō, deh'-o; a primary verb; to bind (in various applications, literally or figuratively):—bind, be in bonds, knit, tie, wind. See also G1163, G1189.
δέω: [future δήσω]; 1 aorist ἔδησα; perfect participle δεδεκώς (Acts 22:29); passive, perfect δέδεμαι; 1 aorist infinitive δεθῆναι (Acts 21:33); Sept. chiefly for אָסַר; [from Homer down]; to bind, tie, fasten;
1. properly: τί, εἰς δεσμάς, Matthew 13:30 [Tr WH brackets G probably omit εἰς, cf. Buttmann, 150 (131); Winer's Grammar, 225 (211)]; ὀθόνη τέσσαρσιν ἀρχαῖς δεδεμ. a sheet bound by the four corners (to the sky), Acts 10:11 (G L T Tr WH omit δεδεμ. καί); an animal, to prevent it from straying around, ὄνος δεδεμένη, πῶλος δεδεμένος, Matthew 21:2; Mark 11:2; Luke 19:30; with πρὸς τ. θύραν added, Mark 11:4; with the accusative of person to bind, to fasten with chains, to throw into chains: ἀγγέλους, Revelation 9:14; a madman, πέδαις καὶ ἁλύσεσι, Mark 5:3f; captives, [Matt 12:29]; Matt 14:3; 22:13; 27:2; [Mark 3:27]; Mark 6:17; 15:1; John 18:12; Acts 9:14; Acts 21:11; Acts 22:29; Revelation 20:2; Passive, Mark 15:7; John 18:24; Acts 9:2, 21 (in the last two passages δεδεμένον ἄγειν τινά); Acts 21:13; Acts 22:5; Acts 24:27; Colossians 4:3; ἁλύσεσι, Acts 12:6; Acts 21:33; λόγος τοῦ θεοῦ οὐ δέδεται, figuratively for these bonds of mine in no way hinder its course, i. e. the preaching, extension, and efficacy of the gospel, 2 Timothy 2:9; the bodies of the dead, which were accustomed to be bound with bandages and linen cloths: τεθνηκὼς δεδεμένος τοὺς πόδας κ. τὰς χεῖρας κειρίαις, bound hand and foot with grave-cloths, John 11:44; τὸ σῶμα ὀθονίοις (Tdf. 2, 7 ἐν ὀθον.), to swathe in linen cloths, John 19:40.
2. metaphorically,
a. Satan is said δῆσαι a woman bent together, i. e. by means of a demon, as his messenger, taking possession of the woman and preventing her from standing upright, Luke 13:16 cf. Luke 13:11.
b. to bind, i. e. put under obligation, namely, of law, duty, etc.: δεδεμένος τῷ πνεύματι, bound or constrained in my spirit, i. e. compelled by my convictions, Acts 20:22 (so not infrequent in Greek authors as Plato, rep. 8, p. 567 d. ἀνάγκῃ δέδεται προστάττει αὐτῷ); with the dative of person δεδέσθαι τινί, to be bound to one: ἀνδρί, of a wife, Romans 7:2; γυναικί, of a husband, 1 Corinthians 7:27; δέδεται absolutely, opposed to ἐλευθέρα ἐστί, 1 Corinthians 7:39; (Achilles Tatius 1, 11, p. 41 ἄλλῃ δέδεμαι παρθένῳ, Jamblichus, vit. Pythagoras 11, 56 τὴν μὲν ἄγαμον,... τὴν δὲ πρὸς ἄνδρα δεδεμένην).
c. by a Chaldean and rabbinical idiom (equivalent to אֲסַר), to forbid, prohibit, declare to be illicit: Matthew 16:19; Matthew 18:18. [Compare: κατα-, περι-, συν-, ὑποδέω.]
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

12:29; 13:30; 14:3; 16:19; 18:18; 21:2; 22:13; 27:2
3:27; 5:3; 6:17; 11:2; 11:4; 15:1; 15:7
13:11; 13:16; 19:30
11:44; 18:12; 18:24; 19:40
9:2; 9:14; 9:21; 10:11; 12:6; 20:22; 21:11; 21:13; 21:33; 21:33; 22:5; 22:29; 22:29; 24:27
1 Corinthians
7:27; 7:39
2 Timothy
9:14; 20:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1210 matches the Greek δέω (deō),
which occurs 44 times in 41 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:29 - “Or how can anyone enter the strong man’s house and carry off his property, unless he first binds G1210 the strong man? And then he will plunder his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:30 - ‘Allow both to grow together until the harvest; and in the time of the harvest I will say to the reapers, “First gather up the tares and bind G1210 them in bundles to burn them up; but gather the wheat into my barn.”’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:3 -

For when Herod had John arrested, he bound G1210 him and put him in prison because of Herodias, the wife of his brother Philip.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:19 - “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven; and whatever you bind G1210 on earth [fn]shall have been bound G1210 in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth [fn]shall have been loosed in heaven.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:18 - “Truly I say to you, whatever you [fn]bind G1210 on earth [fn]shall have been bound G1210 in heaven; and whatever you [fn]loose on earth [fn]shall have been loosed in heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:2 - saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied G1210 there and a colt with her; untie them and bring them to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:13 - “Then the king said to the servants, ‘Bind G1210 him hand and foot, and throw him into the outer darkness; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:2 - and they bound G1210 Him, and led Him away and delivered Him to Pilate the governor.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:27 - “But no one can enter the strong man’s house and plunder his property unless he first binds G1210 the strong man, and then he will plunder his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:3 - who had his dwelling among the tombs. And no one was able to bind G1210 him anymore, even with a chain;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:4 - because he had often been bound G1210 with shackles and chains, and the chains had been torn apart by him and the shackles broken in pieces, and no one was strong enough to subdue him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:17 -

For Herod himself had sent and had John arrested and bound G1210 in prison on account of Herodias, the wife of his brother Philip, because he had married her.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:2 - and *said to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find a colt tied G1210 there, on which no one yet has ever sat; untie it and bring it here.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:4 - And they went away and found a colt tied G1210 at the door, outside in the street; and they *untied it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:1 -

And early in the morning the chief priests with the elders and scribes and the whole Sanhedrin, immediately held council; and binding G1210 Jesus, led Him away and delivered Him to Pilate.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:7 - And the man named Barabbas had been imprisoned G1210 with the insurrectionists who had committed murder in the insurrection.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:16 - “And this woman, being a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan has bound G1210 for—behold—eighteen years, should she not have been released from this bond on the Sabbath day?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:30 - saying, “Go into the village ahead of you; in which, as you enter, you will find a colt tied G1210, on which no one yet has ever sat; untie it and bring it here.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:44 - The man who had died came forth, bound G1210 hand and foot with wrappings, and his face was wrapped around with a cloth. Jesus *said to them, “Unbind him, and let him go.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:12 -

So the Roman [fn]cohort and the [fn]commander and the officers of the Jews, arrested Jesus and bound G1210 Him,

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:24 - So Annas sent Him bound G1210 to Caiaphas the high priest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:40 - So they took the body of Jesus and bound G1210 it in linen wrappings with the spices, as is the burial custom of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:2 - and asked for letters from him to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any belonging to the Way, both men and women, he might bring them bound G1210 to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:14 - “And here he has authority from the chief priests to bind G1210 all who call on Your name.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:21 - And all those hearing him continued to be astounded, and were saying, “Is this not the one who in Jerusalem destroyed those that called on this name, and who had come here for the purpose of bringing them bound G1210 before the chief priests?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:11 - and *saw heaven opened up, and [fn]an object like a great sheet coming down, lowered by four corners to the ground,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:6 -

Now on [fn]the very night when Herod was about to bring him forward, Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound G1210 with two chains, and guards in front of the door were watching over the prison.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:22 - “And now, behold, bound G1210 by the [fn]Spirit, I am on my way to Jerusalem, not knowing what will happen to me there,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:11 - And coming to us, he took Paul’s belt and bound G1210 his own feet and hands, and said, “This is what the Holy Spirit says: ‘In this way the Jews at Jerusalem will bind G1210 the man who owns this belt and deliver him into the hands of the Gentiles.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:13 - Then Paul answered, “What are you doing, crying and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound G1210, but even to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:33 - Then the commander came up and took hold of him, and ordered him to be bound G1210 with two chains; and he began asking who he was and what he had done.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:5 - as also the high priest and all the Council of the elders [fn]can testify. From them I also received letters to the brothers, and started off for Damascus in order to bring even those who were there to Jerusalem [fn]as prisoners G1210 to be punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:29 - Therefore those who were about to examine him immediately withdrew from him; and the commander also was afraid when he learned that he was a Roman, and because he had bound G1210 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:27 - But after two years had passed, Felix [fn]was succeeded by Porcius Festus, and wishing to do the Jews a favor, Felix left Paul imprisoned G1210.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 7:2 - For the married woman has been bound G1210 by law to her [fn]husband while he is living, but if her husband dies, she is released from the law [fn]concerning the husband.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:27 - Are you bound G1210 to a wife? Do not seek to be released. Are you released from a wife? Do not seek a wife.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:39 -

A wife is bound G1210 as long as her husband lives; but if her husband has [fn]fallen asleep, she is free to be married to whom she wishes, only in the Lord.

Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:3 - praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been bound G1210,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:9 - [fn]for which I endure hardship even to chains as a criminal. But the word of God has not been chained G1210.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:14 - one saying to the sixth angel who had the trumpet, “Release the four angels who have been bound G1210 at the great river Euphrates.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:2 - And he laid hold of the dragon, the serpent of old, who is the devil and Satan, and bound G1210 him for a thousand years;
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