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Lexicon :: Strong's G997 - boētheō

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boētheō (Key)
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TDNT Reference: 1:628,108

Strong’s Definitions

βοηθέω boēthéō, bo-ay-theh'-o; from G998; to aid or relieve:—help, succor.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G997 in the following manner: help (6x), succour (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G997 in the following manner: help (6x), succour (2x).
  1. to help, succour, bring aid

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
βοηθέω boēthéō, bo-ay-theh'-o; from G998; to aid or relieve:—help, succor.
βοηθέω, -ῶ; 1 aorist ἐβοήθησα; (from βοή a cry and θέω to run); in the Sept. chiefly for עָזַר; in Greek writings from [Aeschylus and] Herodotus down; properly, to run to the cry (of those in danger); hence universally, to help, succor, bring aid: τινί, Matthew 15:25; Mark 9:22, 24 (βοήθει μου τῇ ἀπιστίᾳ, "quod fiduciae meac deest bonitate tua supple," Grotius); Acts 16:9; Acts 21:28; 2 Corinthians 6:2; Hebrews 2:18; Revelation 12:16.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

9:22; 9:24
16:9; 21:28
2 Corinthians

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Strong's Number G997 matches the Greek βοηθέω (boētheō),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:25 - Then came she and worshipped him, saying, Lord, help G997 me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:22 - And ofttimes it hath cast him into the fire, and into the waters, to destroy him: but if thou canst do any thing, have compassion on us, and help G997 us.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:24 - And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou G997 mine unbelief.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:9 - And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help G997 us.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:28 - Crying out, Men of Israel, help: G997 This is the man, that teacheth all men every where against the people, and the law, and this place: and further brought Greeks also into the temple, and hath polluted this holy place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:2 - (For he saith, I have heard thee in a time accepted, and in the day of salvation have I succoured G997 thee: behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation.)
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:18 - For in that he himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to succour G997 them that are tempted.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:16 - And the earth helped G997 the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed up the flood which the dragon cast out of his mouth.
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