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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
1 Strong's Number: g4815 Greek: sullambano


lit., "to take together" (sun, "with," lambano, "to take or lay hold of"), chiefly signifies "to seize as a prisoner;" in the following the RV substitutes the more suitable and forceful verb, "to seize," for AV, "to take:" Mat 26:55; Mar 14:48; Luk 22:54; Jhn 18:12; Act 12:3; 23:27; 26:21; in Act 1:16, RV and AV, "took."

2 Strong's Number: g4884 Greek: sunarpazo


is translated "seized" in the RV of Luk 8:29; Act 6:12; 19:29; see CATCH, No. 7.

Note: In Mat 21:38, the best texts have echo, "to have" ("to take," RV); some have katecho, "to lay hold of" (AV, "seize on").

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