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Lexicon :: Strong's G305 - anabainō

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anabainō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἀνά (G303) and the base of βάσις (G939)
82x in 27 unique form(s)
81x in 29 unique form(s)
558x in 51 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:519,90

Strong’s Definitions

ἀναβαίνω anabaínō, an-ab-ah'-ee-no; from G303 and the base of G939; to go up (literally or figuratively):—arise, ascend (up), climb (go, grow, rise, spring) up, come (up).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x

The KJV translates Strong's G305 in the following manner: go up (37x), come up (10x), ascend (10x), ascend up (8x), climb up (2x), spring up (2x), grow up (2x), come (2x), enter (2x), arise (2x), rise up (2x), miscellaneous (2x), variations of 'ascend' (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x
The KJV translates Strong's G305 in the following manner: go up (37x), come up (10x), ascend (10x), ascend up (8x), climb up (2x), spring up (2x), grow up (2x), come (2x), enter (2x), arise (2x), rise up (2x), miscellaneous (2x), variations of 'ascend' (1x).
  1. ascend

    1. to go up

    2. to rise, mount, be borne up, spring up

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀναβαίνω anabaínō, an-ab-ah'-ee-no; from G303 and the base of G939; to go up (literally or figuratively):—arise, ascend (up), climb (go, grow, rise, spring) up, come (up).
ἀναβαίνω; [imperfect ἀνέβαινον Acts 3:1; future ἀναβήσομαι Romans 10:6, after Deuteronomy 30:12]; perfect ἀναβέβηκα; 2 aorist ἀνέβην, participle ἀναβάς, imperative ἀνάβα Revelation 4:1 (ἀνάβηθι Lachmann), plural ἀνάβατε (for R G ἀνάβητε) Revelation 11:12 L T Tr [WH; cf. WHs Appendix, p. 168b]; Winers Grammar, § 14, 1 h.; [Buttmann, 54 (47); from Homer down]; the Sept. for עָלָה;
a. to go up, move to a higher place, ascend: a tree (ἐπί), Luke 19:4; upon the roof of a house (ἐπί), Luke 5:19; into a ship (εἰς), Mark 6:51; [Matthew 15:39 G Tr text; Acts 21:6 Tdf.]; εἰς τὸ ὄρος, Matthew 5:1; Luke 9:28; Mark 3:13; εἰς τὸ ὑπερῷον, Acts 1:13; εἰς τὸν οὐρανόν, Romans 10:6; Revelation 11:12 εἰς τὸν οὐρ. is omitted, but to be supplied, in John 1:51 (52); John 6:62, and in the phrase, ἀναβ. πρὸς τὸν πατέρα, John 20:17. (It is commonly maintained that those persons are figuratively said ἀναβεβηκέναι εἰς τὸν οὐρανόν, who have penetrated the heavenly mysteries: John 3:13, cf. Deuteronomy 30:12; Proverbs 24:27 (Proverbs 30:4); Baruch 3:29. But in these latter passages also the expression is to be understood literally. And as respects John 3:13, it must be remembered that Christ brought his knowledge of the divine counsels with him from heaven, inasmuch as he had dwelt there prior to his incarnation. Now the natural language was οὐδεὶς ἦν ἐν οὐρανῷ; but the expression ἀναβέβηκεν is used because none but Christ could get there except by ascending. Accordingly εἰ μή refers merely to the idea, involved in ἀναβέβηκεν of a past residence in heaven. Cf. Meyer [or Westcott] at the passage.) Used of travelling to a higher place: εἰς Ἱεροσόλ. Matthew 20:17; Mark 10:32f, etc.; εἰς τὸ ἱερόν, John 7:14; Luke 18:10. Often the place to or into which the ascent is made is not mentioned, but is easily understood from the context: Acts 8:31 (into the chariot); Mark 15:8 (to the palace of the governor, according to the reading ἀναβάς restored by L T Tr text WH for R G ἀναβοήσας), etc.; or the place alone is mentioned from which (ἀπό, ἐκ) the ascent is made: Matthew 3:16; Acts 8:39; Revelation 11:7.
b. in a wider sense of things rising up, to rise, mount, be borne up, spring up: of a fish swimming up, Matthew 17:27; of smoke rising up, Revelation 8:4; Revelation 9:2; of plants springing up from the ground, Matthew 13:7; Mark 4:7, 32 (as in Greek writings; Theophrastus, hist. plant. 8, 3, and Hebrew עָלָה); of things which come up in one's mind (Latin suboriri): ἀναβαίν. ἐπί τὴν καρδ. or ἐν τῇ καρδίᾳ, Luke 24:38; 1 Corinthians 2:9; Acts 7:23 (ἀνέβη ἐπί τὴν κ. it came into his mind i. e. he resolved, followed by an infinitive), after the Hebrew אֶל־לֵב עָלָה, Jeremiah 3:16, etc. [Buttmann, 135 (118)]. Of messages, prayers, deeds, brought up or reported to one in a higher place: Acts 10:4; Acts 21:31 (tidings came up to the tribune of the cohort, who dwelt in the tower Antonia).
[Compare: προσ-, συναναβαίνω.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

30:12; 30:12
24:27; 30:4
3:16; 5:1; 13:7; 15:39; 17:27; 20:17
3:13; 4:7; 4:32; 6:51; 10:32; 15:8
5:19; 9:28; 18:10; 19:4; 24:38
1:51-52; 3:13; 3:13; 6:62; 7:14; 20:17
1:13; 3:1; 7:23; 8:31; 8:39; 10:4; 21:6; 21:31
10:6; 10:6
1 Corinthians
4:1; 8:4; 9:2; 11:7; 11:12; 11:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G305 matches the Greek ἀναβαίνω (anabainō),
which occurs 81 times in 77 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 3:16–Act 18:22)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:16 - After being baptized, Jesus came G305 up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened, and [fn]he saw the Spirit of God descending as a dove and [fn]lighting on Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:1 - When Jesus saw the crowds, He went G305 up on the [fn]mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:7 - “Others fell [fn]among the thorns, and the thorns came G305 up and choked them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:23 - After He had sent the crowds away, He went G305 up on the mountain by Himself to pray; and when it was evening, He was there alone.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:29 - Departing from there, Jesus went along by the Sea of Galilee, and having gone G305 up on the mountain, He was sitting there.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:27 - “However, so that we do not [fn]offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes G305 up; and when you open its mouth, you will find [fn]a shekel. Take that and give it to them for you and Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:17 - As Jesus was about to go G305 up to Jerusalem, He took the twelve disciples aside by themselves, and on the way He said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:18 - “Behold, we are going G305 up to Jerusalem; and the Son of Man will be [fn]delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they will condemn Him to death,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:10 - Immediately coming G305 up out of the water, He saw the heavens [fn]opening, and the Spirit like a dove descending upon Him;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:13 - And He *went G305 up on the mountain and *summoned those whom He Himself wanted, and they came to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:7 - “Other seed fell among the thorns, and the thorns came G305 up and choked it, and it yielded no crop.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:8 - “Other seeds fell into the good soil, and as they grew G305 up and increased, they yielded a crop and produced thirty, sixty, and a hundredfold.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:32 - yet when it is sown, it grows G305 up and becomes larger than all the garden plants and forms large branches; so that THE BIRDS OF THE [fn]AIR can NEST UNDER ITS SHADE.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:51 - Then He got G305 into the boat with them, and the wind stopped; and they were utterly astonished,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:32 - They were on the road going G305 up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was walking on ahead of them; and they were amazed, and those who followed were fearful. And again He took the twelve aside and began to tell them what was going to happen to Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:33 - saying, “Behold, we are going G305 up to Jerusalem, and the Son of Man will be [fn]delivered to the chief priests and the scribes; and they will condemn Him to death and will [fn]hand Him over to the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:4 - Joseph also went G305 up from Galilee, from the city of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and family of David,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:42 - And when He became twelve, they went G305 up there according to the custom of the Feast;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:19 - But not finding any way to bring him in because of the crowd, they went G305 up on the roof and let him down through the tiles with his stretcher, into the middle of the crowd, in front of Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:28 - Some eight days after these sayings, He took along Peter and John and James, and went G305 up on the mountain to pray.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:10 - “Two men went G305 up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:31 - Then He took the twelve aside and said to them, “Behold, we are going G305 up to Jerusalem, and all things which are written through the prophets about the Son of Man will be accomplished.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:4 - So he ran on ahead and climbed G305 up into a [fn]sycamore tree in order to see Him, for He was about to pass through that way.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:28 - After He had said these things, He was going on ahead, going up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:38 - And He said to them, “Why are you troubled, and why do doubts arise G305 in your [fn]hearts?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:51 - And He *said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see the heavens opened and the angels of God ascending G305 and descending on the Son of Man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:13 - The Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus went G305 up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:13 - “No one has ascended G305 into heaven, but He who descended from heaven: the Son of Man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:1 - After these things there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went G305 up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:62 - What then if you see the Son of Man ascending G305 to where He was before?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:8 - “Go G305 up to the feast yourselves; I do not go G305 up to this feast because My time has not yet fully come.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:10 - But when His brothers had gone G305 up to the feast, then He Himself also went G305 up, not publicly, but as if, in secret.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:14 - But when it was now the midst of the feast Jesus went G305 up into the temple, and began to teach.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:1 - “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter by the door into the fold of the sheep, but climbs G305 up some other way, he is a thief and a robber.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:55 - Now the Passover of the Jews was near, and many went G305 up to Jerusalem out of the country before the Passover to purify themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:20 - Now there were some Greeks among those who were going G305 up to worship at the feast;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:17 - Jesus *said to her, “Stop clinging to Me, for I have not yet ascended G305 to the Father; but go to My brethren and say to them, ‘I ascend G305 to My Father and your Father, and My God and your God.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:3 - Simon Peter *said to them, “I am going fishing.” They *said to him, “We will also come with you.” They went out and got into the boat; and that night they caught nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:11 - Simon Peter went G305 up and drew the net to land, full of large fish, a hundred and fifty-three; and although there were so many, the net was not torn.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:13 - When they had entered the city, they went G305 up to the upper room where they were staying; that is, Peter and John and [fn]James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, [fn]James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas the [fn]son of [fn]James.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:34 - “For it was not David who ascended G305 into [fn]heaven, but he himself says:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:1 - Now Peter and John were going G305 up to the temple at the [fn]ninth hour, the hour of prayer.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:23 - “But when he was approaching the age of forty, it entered G305 his [fn]mind to visit his brethren, the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:31 - And he said, “Well, how could I, unless someone guides me?” And he invited Philip to come G305 up and sit with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:39 - When they came G305 up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord snatched Philip away; and the eunuch no longer saw him, [fn]but went on his way rejoicing.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:4 - And fixing his gaze on him and being much alarmed, he said, “What is it, Lord?” And he said to him, “Your prayers and [fn]alms have ascended G305 as a memorial before God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:9 - On the next day, as they were on their way and approaching the city, Peter went G305 up on the housetop about the [fn]sixth hour to pray.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:2 - And when Peter came G305 up to Jerusalem, [fn]those who were circumcised took issue with him,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:2 - And when Paul and Barnabas had [fn]great dissension and debate with them, the brethren determined that Paul and Barnabas and some others of them should go G305 up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders concerning this issue.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:22 - When he had landed at Caesarea, he went G305 up and greeted the church, and went down to Antioch.

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