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Strong's #1235 - διαγρηγορέω

from (G1223) and (G1127)
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  1. to watch through
  2. to remain awake
  3. to be fully awake
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


start into full wakefulness, Luke 9:32; keep awake, πάσης τῆς νυκτὸς ἐν φροντίσιν καὶ δέει δ. Hdn. 3.4.4.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διαγρηγορέω, διαγρηγόρω: 1 aorist διεγρηγόρησα; to watch through, (Herodian, 3, 4, 8 (4, Bekker edition) πάσης τῆς νυκτός ... διαγρηγορήσαντες, Niceph. Greg. Hist. Byz., p. 205 f. and 571 a.); to remain awake: Luke 9:32 (for they had overcome the force of sleep, with which they were weighed down, βεβαρημένοι ὕπνῳ); (others (e. g., R. V. text) to be fully awake, cf. Niceph. as above, p. 205 f. δόξαν ἀπεβαλομην ὥσπερ οἱ διαγρηγορήσαντες τά ἐν τοῖς ὑπνοῖς ὀνειρατα; Winer's De verb. comp. etc. Part v., p. 11f).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† δια -γρηγορέω , - ,

(a) prop., to remain awake (R, mg.);

(b) to be fully awake (R, txt.): Luke 9:32.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
διαγρηγορησαντες διαγρηγορήσαντες diagregoresantes diagregorḗsantes diagrēgorēsantes diagrēgorḗsantes
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