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Lexicon :: Strong's G2300 - theaomai

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theaomai (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A prolonged form of a primary verb
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TDNT Reference: 5:315,706

Strong’s Definitions

θεάομαι theáomai, theh-ah'-om-ahee; a prolonged form of a primary verb; to look closely at, i.e. (by implication) perceive (literally or figuratively); by extension to visit:—behold, look (upon), see. Compare G3700.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's G2300 in the following manner: see (20x), behold (2x), look (1x), look upon (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's G2300 in the following manner: see (20x), behold (2x), look (1x), look upon (1x).
  1. to behold, look upon, view attentively, contemplate (often used of public shows)

    1. of important persons that are looked on with admiration

  2. to view, take a view of

    1. in the sense of visiting, meeting with a person

  3. to learn by looking, to see with the eyes, to perceive

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
θεάομαι theáomai, theh-ah'-om-ahee; a prolonged form of a primary verb; to look closely at, i.e. (by implication) perceive (literally or figuratively); by extension to visit:—behold, look (upon), see. Compare G3700.
θεάομαι, -ῶμαι: 1 aorist ἐθεασάμην; perfect τεθέαμαι; 1 aorist passive ἐθεάθην in passive sense (Matthew 6:1; Matthew 23:5; Mark 16:11; Thucydides 3, 38, 3; cf. Krüger, § 40, under the word; [but Krüger himself now reads δρασθέν in Thucydides, the passage cited; see Veitch, under the word; Winers Grammar § 38, 7 c.; Buttmann, 52 (46)]); deponent verb; (from θέα, ΘΑΟΜΑΙ, with which θαῦμα is connected, which see); to behold, look upon, view attentively, contemplate, (in Greek writings often used of public shows; cf. θέα, θέαμα, θέατρον, θεατρίζω, etc. [see below]): τί, Matthew 11:7; Luke 7:24; John 4:35; John 11:45; of august things and persons that are looked on with admiration: τί, John 1:14, 32; 1 John 1:1; Acts 22:9 (2 Macc. 3:36); τινά, with a participle, Mark 16:14: Acts 1:11; followed by ὅτι, 1 John 4:14; θεαθῆναι ὑπό τινος, Mark 16:11; πρὸς τὸ θεαθῆναι αὐτοῖς, in order to make a show to them, Matthew 6:1; Matthew 23:5; to view, take a view of: τί, Luke 23:55; τινά, Matthew 22:11; in the sense of visiting, meeting with a person, Romans 15:24 (2 Chronicles 22:6; Josephus Antiquities 16, 1, 2); to learn by looking: followed by ὅτι, Acts 8:18 Rec.; to see with the eyes, 1 John 4:12; equivalent to (Latin conspicio) to perceive: τινά, John 8:10 R G; Acts 21:27; followed by an accusative with participle, Luke 5:27 [not L marginal reading]; John 1:38; followed by ὅτι, John 6:5.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Chronicles
6:1; 6:1; 11:7; 22:11; 23:5; 23:5
16:11; 16:11; 16:14
5:27; 7:24; 23:55
1:14; 1:32; 1:38; 4:35; 6:5; 8:10; 11:45
1:11; 8:18; 21:27; 22:9
1 John
1:1; 4:12; 4:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2300 matches the Greek θεάομαι (theaomai),
which occurs 24 times in 24 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:1 - Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen G2300 of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:7 - And as they departed, Jesus began to say unto the multitudes concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness to see? G2300 A reed shaken with the wind?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:11 - And when the king came in to see G2300 the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:5 - But all their works they do for to be seen G2300 of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:11 - And they, when they had heard that he was alive, and had been seen G2300 of her, believed not.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:14 - Afterward he appeared unto the eleven as they sat at meat, and upbraided them with their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they believed not them which had seen G2300 him after he was risen.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:27 - And after these things he went forth, and saw G2300 a publican, named Levi, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said unto him, Follow me.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:24 - And when the messengers of John were departed, he began to speak unto the people concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness for to see? G2300 A reed shaken with the wind?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:55 - And the women also, which came with him from Galilee, followed after, and beheld G2300 the sepulchre, and how his body was laid.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:14 - And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld G2300 his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:32 - And John bare record, saying, I saw G2300 the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:38 - Then Jesus turned, and saw G2300 them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:35 - Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on G2300 the fields; for they are white already to harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:5 - When Jesus then lifted up his eyes, and saw G2300 a great company come unto him, he saith unto Philip, Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:10 - When Jesus had lifted up himself, and saw G2300 none but the woman, he said unto her, Woman, where are those thine accusers? hath no man condemned thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:45 - Then many of the Jews which came to Mary, and had seen G2300 the things which Jesus did, believed on him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:11 - Which also said, Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen G2300 him go into heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:18 - And when Simon saw G2300 that through laying on of the apostles' hands the Holy Ghost was given, he offered them money,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:27 - And when the seven days were almost ended, the Jews which were of Asia, when they saw G2300 him in the temple, stirred up all the people, and laid hands on him,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:9 - And they that were with me saw G2300 indeed the light, and were afraid; but they heard not the voice of him that spake to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:24 - Whensoever I take my journey into Spain, I will come to you: for I trust to see G2300 you in my journey, and to be brought on my way thitherward by you, if first I be somewhat filled with your company.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 1:1 - That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, G2300 and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 4:12 - No man hath seen G2300 God at any time. If we love one another, God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfected in us.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 4:14 - And we have seen G2300 and do testify that the Father sent the Son to be the Saviour of the world.
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