G1189 – deomai – δέομαι to beg

Strong’s ID:
G1189
Greek Word:
δέομαι
Transliteration:
deomai
Pronunciation:
deh’-om-ahee
Part of Speech:
verb
Etymology:
middle voice of G1210
Usage Count:
22
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Find “deomai” in the Bible (New Testament)

Equip God’s People Greek Lexicon

to beg

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Strong’s Greek Lexicon

middle voice of G1210; to beg (as binding oneself), i.e. petition:—beseech, pray (to), make request. Compare G4441.

Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

1) to want, lack
2) to desire, long for
3) to ask, beg
3a) the thing asked for
3b) to pray, make supplications

Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.