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Lexicon :: Strong's G2896 - krazō

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krazō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary word
55x in 18 unique form(s)
59x in 19 unique form(s)
94x in 30 unique form(s)
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TDNT Reference: 3:898,465

Strong’s Definitions

κράζω krázō, krad'-zo; a primary verb; properly, to "croak" (as a raven) or scream, i.e. (genitive case) to call aloud (shriek, exclaim, intreat):—cry (out).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 59x

The KJV translates Strong's G2896 in the following manner: cry (40x), cry out (19x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 59x
The KJV translates Strong's G2896 in the following manner: cry (40x), cry out (19x).
  1. to croak

    1. of the cry of a raven

    2. hence, to cry out, cry aloud, vociferate

    3. to cry or pray for vengeance

  2. to cry

    1. cry out aloud, speak with a loud voice

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κράζω krázō, krad'-zo; a primary verb; properly, to "croak" (as a raven) or scream, i.e. (genitive case) to call aloud (shriek, exclaim, intreat):—cry (out).
κράζω (with a long; hence participle κρᾶζον, Galatians 4:6 L T Tr WH ((where R G κρᾶζον); cf. Buttmann, 61 (53))); imperfect ἔκραζον; future κεκράξομαι (Luke 19:40 R G L Tr marginal reading), and κραξω (ibid. T WH Tr text), the former being more common in Greek writings and used by the Sept. (cf. Micah 3:4; Job 35:12, etc. (but ἀνα-κράξομαι, Joel 3:16 Alex.; cf. Winers Grammar, 279 (262); especially Buttmann, as below)); 1 aorist ἔκραξα (once viz. Acts 24:21 T Tr WH ἐκέκραξα, a reduplicated form frequent in the Sept. (e. g. Psalm 21:6 (Ps. 22:6); Judges 3:15; 1 Macc. 11:49, etc.; see Veitch, under the word); more common in native Greek writings is 2 aorist ἐκραγον ("the simple ἐκραγον seems not to occur in good Attic" (Veitch, under the word))); perfect κέκραγα, with present force (Winer's Grammar, 274 (258)) (John 1:15); cf. Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. ii., p. 223; Buttmann, 61 (53); Kühner, i., p. 851; (especially Veitch, under the word); the Sept. for זָעַק, צָעַק, קָרָא, שִׁוּעַ; (from Aeschylus down);
1. properly, (onomatopoetic) to croak (German krächzen), of the cry of the raven (Theophrastus); hence universally, to cry out, cry aloud, vociferate: particularly of inarticulate cries, Mark 5:5; Mark 9:26; Mark 15:39 (here T WH omit; Tr brackets κράξας); Luke 9:39; Revelation 12:2; ἀπό τοῦ φοβοῦ, Matthew 14:26; with φωνή μεγάλη added, Matthew 27:50; Mark 1:26 (here T Tr WH φωνῆσαν); Acts 7:57; Revelation 10:3; ὄπισθεν τίνος, to cry after one, follow him up with outcries, Matthew 15:23; like זָעַק and צָעַק (Genesis 4:10; Genesis 18:20), equivalent to to cry or pray for vengeance, James 5:4.
2. to cry i. e. call out aloud, speak with a loud voice (German laut rufen): τί, Acts 19:32; Acts 24:21; followed by direct discourse, Mark 10:48; Mark 15:14; Luke 18:39; John 12:13 R G; Acts 19:34; Acts 21:28, 36; xxili. 6; with the addition φωνή μεγάλη followed by direct disc, Mark 5:7; Acts 7:60; ἐν φωνή μεγάλη, Revelation 14:15, κράζω λέγων, to cry out saying, etc., Matthew 8:29; Matthew 14:30; (Matthew 15:22 (where R G ἐκραύγασεν)); Matthew 20:30f; 21:9; 27:23; Mark 3:11; Mark 11:9 (T Tr WH omit; L brackets λέγοντες); John 19:12 (here L T Tr WH ἐκραύγασαν); Acts 16:17; Acts 19:28; Revelation 18:18; κράζω φωνή μεγάλη λέγων, Revelation 6:10; Revelation 7:10; Revelation 19:17 (here T WH brackets add ἐν); κράξας ἔλεγε, Mark 9:24; κράζειν καί λέγειν, Matthew 9:27; Matthew 21:15; Mark 10:47; Luke 4:41 R G Tr text WH; Acts 14:14; of those who utter or teach a thing publicly and solemnly, Romans 9:27; κέκραγε and ἔκραξε λέγων, followed by direct discourse, John 1:15; John 7:37; ἔκραξε διδάσκων καί λέγων, John 7:28; ἔκραξεν καί εἶπεν, John 12:44; of those who offer earnest, importunate, prayers to God, followed by direct discourse, Romans 8:15; Galatians 4:6 (often so in O. T., as Job 35:12; Psalm 33:7 (Ps. 34:7); commonly with πρός κύριον, πρός τόν Θεόν added, Judges 10:12 (Alex.); Psalm 3:5; Psalm 106:13 (Ps. 107:13), etc.). τίνι, to cry or call to: Revelation 7:2; Revelation 14:15,(cf. Psalm 118:145 (Ps. 119:145); ἕτερος πρός ἕτερον, Isaiah 6:3). (Compare: ἀνα-κράζω. Synonym: see βοάω, at the end.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

4:10; 18:20
1; 3:15; 10:12
35:12; 35:12
3:5; 21:6; 22:6; 33:7; 34:7; 106:13; 107:13; 119:145
2; 6:3
8:29; 9:27; 14:26; 14:30; 15:22; 15:23; 20:30; 21:9; 21:15; 27:23; 27:50
1:26; 3:11; 5:5; 5:7; 9:24; 9:26; 10:47; 10:48; 11:9; 15:14; 15:39
4:41; 9:39; 18:39; 19:40
1:15; 1:15; 7:28; 7:37; 12:13; 12:44; 19:12
7:57; 7:60; 14:14; 16:17; 19:28; 19:32; 19:34; 21:28; 21:36; 24:21; 24:21
8:15; 9:27
4:6; 4:6
6:10; 7:2; 7:10; 10:3; 12:2; 14:15; 14:15; 18:18; 19:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2896 matches the Greek κράζω (krazō),
which occurs 55 times in 54 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 8:29–Rev 14:15)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:29 - And behold, they cried G2896 out G2896, saying, “[fn]What do we have to do with You, Son of God? Have You come here to torment us before the [fn]time?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:27 -

And as Jesus went on from there, two blind men followed Him, [fn]crying G2896 out G2896, “Have mercy on us, Son of David!”

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:26 - Now when the disciples saw Him walking on the sea, they were terrified, and said, “It is a ghost!” And they cried G2896 out G2896 [fn]in fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:30 - But seeing the wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried G2896 out G2896, saying, “Lord, save me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:22 - And behold, a Canaanite woman from that region came out and began to cry G2896 out G2896, saying, “Have mercy on me, Lord, Son of David; my daughter is cruelly demon-possessed.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:23 - But He did not answer her a word. And His disciples came and were pleading with Him, saying, “Send her away, because she keeps shouting G2896 [fn]at us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:30 - And behold, two blind men sitting by the road, hearing that Jesus *was passing by, cried G2896 out G2896, saying, “Lord, have mercy on us, Son of David!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:31 - But the crowd sternly told them to be quiet, but they cried G2896 out G2896 all the more, saying, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:9 - And the crowds going ahead of Him, and those who followed, were crying G2896 out G2896, saying,

“Hosanna to the Son of David;


Hosanna in the highest!”

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:15 - But when the chief priests and the scribes saw the marvelous things which He had done, and the children who were shouting G2896 in the temple, saying, “Hosanna to the Son of David,” they became indignant
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:23 - And he said, “Why, what evil did He do?” But they were crying out G2896 all the more, saying, “Let Him be crucified!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:50 - And Jesus cried G2896 out G2896 again with a loud voice, and yielded up His spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:11 - And whenever the unclean spirits were seeing Him, they would fall down before Him and cry out G2896, saying, “You are the Son of God!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:5 - And constantly, night and day, among the tombs and in the mountains, he was crying G2896 out G2896 and gashing himself with stones.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:7 - and crying out G2896 with a loud voice, he *said, “[fn]What do I have to do with You, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I implore You by God, do not torment me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:24 - Immediately the boy’s father cried G2896 out G2896 and was saying, “I do believe; help my unbelief.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:26 - And after crying G2896 out G2896 and throwing him into terrible convulsions, it came out; and the boy became so much like a corpse that most of them said, “He is dead!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:47 - And when he heard that it was Jesus the Nazarene, he began to cry G2896 out G2896 and say, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:48 - And many were sternly telling him to be quiet, but he kept crying G2896 out G2896 all the more, “Son of David, have mercy on me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:9 - And those who went in front and those who followed were shouting G2896:



Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:13 - And they shouted G2896 again, “Crucify Him!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:14 - But Pilate was saying to them, “Why? What evil did He do?” But they shouted G2896 all the more, “Crucify Him!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:39 - and behold, a spirit seizes him, and he suddenly screams G2896, and it throws him into a convulsion with foaming at the mouth, and only with difficulty does it leave him, mauling him as it leaves.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:39 - And those who went ahead were rebuking him so that he would be quiet, but he kept crying out all the more, “Son of David, have mercy on me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:40 - But Jesus answered and said, “I tell you, if these were silent, the stones will cry G2896 out G2896!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:15 - John *bore witness about Him and cried G2896 out G2896, saying, “This was He of whom I said, ‘He who comes after me [fn]has been ahead of me, for He existed before me.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:28 - Then Jesus cried G2896 out G2896 in the temple, teaching and saying, “You both know Me and know where I am from; and I have not come of Myself, but He who sent Me is true, whom you do not know.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:37 -

Now on the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried G2896 out G2896, saying, [fn]If anyone is thirsty, [fn]let him come to Me and drink.

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:44 -

And Jesus cried G2896 out G2896 and said, “He who believes in Me, does not believe in Me but in Him who sent Me.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:57 - But crying G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice, they covered their ears and rushed at him with one accord.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:60 - Then falling on his knees, he cried G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice, “Lord, do not hold this sin against them!” And having said this, he [fn]fell asleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:14 - But when the apostles Barnabas and Paul heard of it, they tore their garments and rushed out into the crowd, crying G2896 out G2896
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:17 - Following after Paul and us, she kept crying G2896 out G2896, saying, “These men are slaves of the Most High God, who are proclaiming to you [fn]the way of salvation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:28 -

When they heard this and were filled with rage, they began crying G2896 out G2896, saying, “Great is [fn]Artemis of the Ephesians!”

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:32 - So then, some were shouting G2896 one thing and some another, for the [fn]meeting was in confusion and the majority did not know [fn]for what reason they had come together.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:34 - But when they recognized that he was a Jew, a single cry arose from them all as they shouted G2896 for about two hours, “Great is Artemis of the Ephesians!”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:28 - crying G2896 out G2896, “Men of Israel, help! This is the man who teaches to everyone everywhere against our people and the Law and this place; and besides, he has even brought Greeks into the temple and has defiled this holy place.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:36 - for the multitude of the people kept following them, shouting G2896, “Away with him!”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:6 -

But knowing that one group were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, Paul began crying G2896 out G2896 in the Sanhedrin, “Brothers, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees; I am on trial for the hope and resurrection of the dead!”

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:21 - other than for this one statement which I shouted G2896 out G2896 while standing among them, ‘For the resurrection of the dead I am on trial before you today.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 8:15 - For you have not received a spirit of slavery [fn]leading to fear again, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons by whom we cry G2896 out G2896, “Abba! Father!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 9:27 -


Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:6 - And because you are sons, God sent forth the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying G2896, “Abba! Father!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:4 - Behold, the pay of the laborers who mowed your fields—that which has been withheld by you—cries G2896 out G2896 against you; and the outcries of those who did the harvesting have reached the ears of the [fn]Lord of [fn]Sabaoth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:10 - and they cried G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice, saying, “How long, O Master, holy and true? [fn]Will You not judge and avenge our blood on those who dwell on the earth?”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:2 - Then I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, having the seal of the living God; and he cried G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice to the four angels to whom it was granted to harm the earth and the sea,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:10 - and they cry G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice, saying,

“Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb.”

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:3 - and he cried G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice, as when a lion roars. And when he had cried G2896 out G2896, the seven peals of thunder [fn]uttered their voices.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:2 - And she was with child, and she *cried G2896 out G2896, being in labor and in pain to give birth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:15 - And another angel came out of the sanctuary, crying G2896 out G2896 with a loud voice to Him who sits on the cloud, “[fn]Put in Your sickle and reap, for the hour to reap has come, because the harvest of the earth [fn]is ripe.”

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