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Lexicon :: Strong's G3195 - mellō

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mellō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A strengthened form of μέλει (G3199) (through the idea of expectation)
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Strong’s Definitions

μέλλω méllō, mel'-lo; a strengthened form of G3199 (through the idea of expectation); to intend, i.e. be about to be, do, or suffer something (of persons or things, especially events; in the sense of purpose, duty, necessity, probability, possibility, or hesitation):—about, after that, be (almost), (that which is, things, + which was for) to come, intend, was to (be), mean, mind, be at the point, (be) ready, + return, shall (begin), (which, that) should (after, afterwards, hereafter) tarry, which was for, will, would, be yet.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 110x

The KJV translates Strong's G3195 in the following manner: shall (25x), should (20x), would (9x), to come (9x), will (7x), things to come (4x), not translated (3x), miscellaneous (33x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 110x
The KJV translates Strong's G3195 in the following manner: shall (25x), should (20x), would (9x), to come (9x), will (7x), things to come (4x), not translated (3x), miscellaneous (33x).
  1. to be about

    1. to be on the point of doing or suffering something

    2. to intend, have in mind, think to

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μέλλω méllō, mel'-lo; a strengthened form of G3199 (through the idea of expectation); to intend, i.e. be about to be, do, or suffer something (of persons or things, especially events; in the sense of purpose, duty, necessity, probability, possibility, or hesitation):—about, after that, be (almost), (that which is, things, + which was for) to come, intend, was to (be), mean, mind, be at the point, (be) ready, + return, shall (begin), (which, that) should (after, afterwards, hereafter) tarry, which was for, will, would, be yet.
μέλλω; future μελλήσω (Matthew 24:6; and L T Tr WH in 2 Peter 1:12); imperfect ἔμελλον (so all editions in Luke 9:31 (except T WH); John 6:6, 71 (except R G); John 7:39 (except T); John 11:51 (except L Tr); Acts 21:27; Revelation 3:2 (where R present); Revelation 10:4 (except L Tr)) and ἤμελλον (so all editions in Luke 7:2; Luke 10:1 (except R G); Luke 19:4; John 4:47; John 12:33; John 18:32; Acts 12:6 (exe. R G L); Acts 16:27 (except R G); Acts 27:33 (except R G T); Hebrews 11:8 (except L); cf. references under the word βούλομαι, at the beginning and Rutherford's note on Babrius 7, 15), to be about to do anything; so:
1. the participle, μέλλων, absolutely: τά μέλλοντα and τά ἐνεστῶτα are contrasted, Romans 8:38; 1 Corinthians 3:22; εἰς τό μέλλον, for the future, hereafter, Luke 13:9 (but see εἰς, A. II. 2 (where Grimm supplies ἔτος)); 1 Timothy 6:19; τά μέλλοντα, things future, things to come, i. e., according to the context, the more perfect state of things which will exist in the αἰών μέλλων, Colossians 2:17; with nouns, αἰών μέλλων, Matthew 12:32; Ephesians 1:21; ζωῆς τῆς νῦν καί τῆς μελλούσης, 1 Timothy 4:8; τήν οἰκουμένην τήν μέλλουσαν, Hebrews 2:5; τῆς μελλούσης ὀργῆς Matthew 3:7; τό κρίμα τό μέλλον, Acts 24:25; πόλις, Hebrews 13:14; τά μέλλοντα ἀγαθά, Hebrews 9:11 (but L Tr marginal reading WH text γενομένων); Hebrews 10:1; τοῦ μέλλοντος namely, Ἀδάμ, i. e. the Messiah, Romans 5:14.
2. joined to an infinitive (cf. Winers Grammar, 333f (313); Buttmann, § 140, 2),
a. to be on the point of doing or suffering something: with an infinitive present, ἤμελλεν ἑαυτόν ἀναιρεῖν, Acts 16:27; τελευτᾶν, Luke 7:2; ἀποθνῄσκειν, John 4:47; add, Luke 21:7; Acts 3:3; Acts 18:14; Acts 20:3; Acts 22:26; Acts 23:27; with an infinitive passive, Acts 21:27; Acts 27:33, etc.
b. to intend, have in mind, think to: with an infinitive present, Matthew 2:13; Luke 10:1; Luke 19:4; John 6:6, 15; John 7:35; John 12:4; John 14:22 Acts 5:35; Acts 17:31; Acts 20:7, 13; Acts 22:26; Acts 26:2; Acts 27:30; Hebrews 8:5; (2 Peter 1:10 L T Tr WH); Revelation 10:4; with an infinitive aorist (a construction censured by Phryn., p. 336, but authenticated more recently by many examples from the best writings from Homer down; cf. Winers Grammar, 333f (313f); Lob. ad Phryn., p. 745ff; (but see Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 420ff)): Acts 12:6 L T WH; Revelation 2:10 (βαλεῖν R G); Revelation 3:16; 12:4; with future infinitive ἔσεσθαι, Acts 23:30 R G.
c. as in Greek writings from Homer down, of those things which will come to pass (or which one will do or suffer) by fixed necessity or divine appointment (German sollen (are to be, destined to be, etc.)); with present infinitive active: Matthew 16:27; Matthew 17:12; Matthew 20:22; Luke 9:31; John 6:71; John 7:39; John 11:51; John 12:33; John 18:32; Acts 20:38; Acts 26:22, 23; Hebrews 1:14; Hebrews 11:8; Revelation 2:10a; Revelation 3:10; Revelation 8:13, etc.; ἡλιάς μέλλων ἔρχεσθαι, Matthew 11:14; μέλλων λυτροῦσθαι, Luke 24:12; κρίνειν, 2 Timothy 4:1 (WH marginal reading κρῖναι); with present infinitive passive: Matthew 17:22; Mark 13:4; Luke 9:44; Luke 19:11; Luke 21:36; Acts 26:22; Romans 4:24; 1 Thessalonians 3:4; James 2:12; Revelation 1:19 (Tdf. γενέσθαι); Revelation 6:11; τῆς μελλούσης ἀποκαλύπτεσθαι δόξης, 1 Peter 5:1; with aorist infinitive: τήν μέλλουσαν δόξαν ἀποκαλυφθῆναι, Romans 8:18; τήν μέλλουσαν πίστιν ἀποκαλυφθῆναι, Galatians 3:23; used also of those things which we infer from certain preceding events will of necessity follow: with an infinitive present, Acts 28:6; Romans 8:13; with an infinitive future, Acts 27:10.
d. in general, of what is sure to happen: with an infinitive present, Matthew 24:6; John 6:71; 1 Timothy 1:16; Revelation 12:5; Revelation 17:8; with an infinitive future ἔσεσθαι, Acts 11:28; Acts 24:15.
e. to be always on the point of doing without ever doing, i. e. to delay: τί μέλλεις; Acts 22:16 (Aeschylus Prom. 36; τί μέλλετε; Euripides, Hec. 1094; Lucian, dial. mort. 10, 13, and often in secular authors; 4 Macc. 6:23; 9:1).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:13; 3:7; 11:14; 12:32; 16:27; 17:12; 17:22; 20:22; 24:6; 24:6
7:2; 7:2; 9:31; 9:31; 9:44; 10:1; 10:1; 13:9; 19:4; 19:4; 19:11; 21:7; 21:36; 24:12
4:47; 4:47; 6:6; 6:6; 6:15; 6:71; 6:71; 6:71; 7:35; 7:39; 7:39; 11:51; 11:51; 12:4; 12:33; 12:33; 14:22; 18:32; 18:32
3:3; 5:35; 11:28; 12:6; 12:6; 16:27; 16:27; 17:31; 18:14; 20:3; 20:7; 20:13; 20:38; 21:27; 21:27; 22:16; 22:26; 22:26; 23:27; 23:30; 24:15; 24:25; 26:2; 26:22; 26:22; 26:23; 27:10; 27:30; 27:33; 27:33; 28:6
4:24; 5:14; 8:13; 8:18; 8:38
1 Corinthians
1 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
1:16; 4:8; 6:19
2 Timothy
1:14; 2:5; 8:5; 9:11; 10:1; 11:8; 11:8; 13:14
1 Peter
2 Peter
1:10; 1:12
1:19; 2:10; 2:10; 3:2; 3:10; 3:16; 6:11; 8:13; 10:4; 10:4; 12:4; 12:5; 17:8

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3195 matches the Greek μέλλω (mellō),
which occurs 110 times in 107 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 3 (Mat 2:13–Act 22:16)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:13 - Now when they had gone, behold, an angel of the Lord *appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up! Take the Child and His mother and flee to Egypt, and stay there until I tell you; for Herod is G3195 going G3195 to G3195 search for the Child to kill Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:7 - But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for [fn]baptism, he said to them, “You [fn]offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to G3195 come G3195?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:14 - “And if you are willing to accept it, John himself is Elijah who [fn]was to come.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:32 - “And whoever speaks a word against the Son of Man, it shall be forgiven him; but whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it shall not be forgiven him, either in this age or in the age to G3195 come G3195.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:27 - “For the Son of Man is G3195 going G3195 to G3195 come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and WILL THEN REPAY EVERY PERSON ACCORDING TO HIS [fn]DEEDS.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:12 - but I say to you that Elijah already came, and they did not recognize him, but did [fn]to him whatever they wanted. So also the Son of Man is G3195 going G3195 to G3195 suffer [fn]at their hands.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:22 - And while they were gathering together in Galilee, Jesus said to them, “The Son of Man is G3195 going G3195 to G3195 be [fn]handed over to men;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:22 - But Jesus replied, “You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I am G3195 about G3195 to G3195 drink?” They *said to Him, “We are able.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:6 - “And you will G3195 be hearing of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not alarmed, for those things must take place, but that is not yet the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:32 - Now they were on the road going 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 G3195 going G3195 to G3195 happen to Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:4 - “Tell us, when will these things come about, and what will be the [fn]sign when all these things are G3195 going G3195 to G3195 be fulfilled?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:7 - So he was saying to the crowds who were going out to be baptized by him, “You [fn]offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to G3195 come G3195?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:2 - Now a centurion’s slave, who was highly regarded by him, was sick and about G3195 to G3195 die.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:31 - who, appearing in [fn]glory, were speaking of His departure, which He was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 accomplish at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:44 - “As for you, let these words sink into your ears: for the Son of Man is G3195 going G3195 to G3195 be [fn]handed over to men.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:1 - Now after this the Lord appointed [fn]seventy-two others, and sent them in pairs ahead of Him to every city and place where He Himself was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 come.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:9 - and if it bears fruit next G3195 year, fine; but if not, cut it down.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:4 - So he ran on ahead and climbed up a [fn]sycamore tree in order to see Him, because He was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 pass through that way.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:11 - Now while they were listening to these things, Jesus went on to tell a parable, because He was near Jerusalem and they thought that the kingdom of God was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 appear immediately.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:7 - They asked Him questions, saying, “Teacher, when therefore will these things happen? And what will be the [fn]sign when these things are G3195 about G3195 to G3195 take place?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:36 - “But stay alert at all times, praying that you will have strength to escape all these things that are G3195 going G3195 to G3195 take place, and to stand before the Son of Man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:23 - And they began to debate among themselves which one of them it was who was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 do this.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:21 - “But we [fn]were hoping that it was He who was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 redeem Israel. Indeed, besides all this, it is now the third day since these things happened.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:47 - When he heard that Jesus had come from Judea into Galilee, he went to Him and began asking Him to come down and heal his son; for he was G3195 at G3195 the G3195 point G3195 of G3195 death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:6 - But He was saying this only to test him, for He Himself knew what He intended G3195 to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:15 - So Jesus, aware that they [fn]intended G3195 to come and take Him by force to make Him king, withdrew again to the mountain by Himself, alone.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:71 - Now He meant Judas the son of Simon Iscariot; for he, one of the twelve, [fn]was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 betray Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:35 - The Jews then said to one another, “Where does this Man intend G3195 to go that we will not find Him? He does not intend G3195 to go to the Dispersion among the Greeks, and teach the Greeks, does He?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:39 - But this He said in reference to the Spirit, whom those who believed in Him were to receive; for the Spirit was not yet given, because Jesus was not yet glorified.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:51 - Now he did not say this [fn]on his own, but as he was high priest that year, he prophesied that Jesus was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 die for the nation;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:4 - But Judas Iscariot, one of His disciples, the one who intended G3195 to [fn]betray Him, *said,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:33 - Now He was saying this to indicate what kind of death He was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 die.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 14:22 - Judas (not Iscariot) *said to Him, “Lord, what has happened that You are G3195 going G3195 to G3195 reveal Yourself to us and not to the world?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:32 - This happened so that the word of Jesus which He said, indicating what kind of death He was G3195 going G3195 to G3195 die, would be fulfilled.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:3 - When he saw Peter and John about G3195 to G3195 go into the temple grounds, he began asking to receive a charitable gift.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:35 - And he said to them, “Men of Israel, be careful as to what you are G3195 about G3195 to G3195 do with these men.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:28 - One of them, named Agabus, stood up and [fn]indicated [fn]by the Spirit that there would G3195 definitely G3195 be a severe famine all over the [fn]world. [fn]And this took place in the reign of Claudius.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:6 - On [fn]the very night when Herod was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 bring him forward, Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains, and guards in front of the door were watching over the prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:34 - As for the fact that He raised Him from the dead, never again to return to decay, He has spoken in this way: ‘I WILL GIVE YOU THE HOLY AND FAITHFUL MERCIES OF DAVID.’
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:27 - When the jailer awoke and saw the prison doors opened, he drew his sword and was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 kill himself, thinking that the prisoners had escaped.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:31 - because He has set a day on which He will G3195 judge [fn]the world in righteousness [fn]through a Man whom He has appointed, having furnished proof to all people [fn]by raising Him from the dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:14 - But when Paul was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 open his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, “If it were a matter of some crime or vicious, unscrupulous act, O Jews, it would be reasonable for me to put up with you;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:27 - “Not only is there danger that this trade of ours will fall into disrepute, but also that the temple of the great goddess [fn]Artemis will be regarded as worthless, and that she whom all of [fn]Asia and the [fn]world worship will even be dethroned from her magnificence.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:3 - And there he spent three months, and when a plot was formed against him by the Jews as he was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 set sail for Syria, he decided to return through Macedonia.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:7 - On the first day of the week, when we were gathered together to break bread, Paul began talking to them, intending G3195 to leave the next day, and he prolonged his [fn]message until midnight.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:13 - But we went ahead to the ship and set sail for Assos, intending G3195 from there to take Paul on board; for that was what he had arranged, intending G3195 himself to go [fn]by land.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:38 - [fn]grieving especially over the word which he had spoken, that they would G3195 not see his face again. And they were accompanying him to the ship.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:27 - When the seven days were almost G3195 over, the Jews from [fn]Asia, upon seeing him in the temple, began to stir up all the crowd and laid hands on him,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:37 - As Paul was G3195 about G3195 to G3195 be brought into the barracks, he *said to the commander, “May I say something to you?” And he said, “Do you know Greek?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:16 - ‘Now why do you delay G3195? Get up and be baptized, and wash away your sins by calling on His name.’

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