Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, November 28th, 2023
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
For 10¢ a day you can enjoy StudyLight.org ads
free while helping to build churches and support pastors in Uganda.
Click here to learn more!

Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #1269 - διανεύω

from (G1223) and (G3506)
Parts of Speech
Search for…
Browse by letter:
Prev Entry
Next Entry
  1. to express one's meaning by a sign, nod to, beckon to, wink at
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 7169 ‑ קָרַץ (kaw‑rats');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
NAS (0)
NAS (2)
Luke 2
HCS (1)
Luke 1
BSB (1)
Luke 1
WEB (0)
WEB (1)
Luke 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I nod, beckon, ταῖς κεφαλαῖς D.S. 3.18; τινί to a person, Alex. 261.12, Luke 1:22, Luc. VH 2.25.

II bend away from, avoid, τὰς τῶν ὀργάνων ἐπιβολάς τι Plb. 1.23.8; ὀργάς Plu. Fr. 27.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διανεύω; to express one's meaning by a sign, nod to, beckon to, wink at, (διά, because the sign is conceived of as passing through the intervening space to him to whom it is made Winer's De verb. comp. etc. Part v., p. 4): Luke 1:22. (Psalm 34:19 (); Sir. 27:22; Diodorus 3, 18; 17, 37; Lucian, ver. hist. 2, 44; Icarom. 15; (others).)

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights rserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δια -νεύω ,

[in LXX: Psalms 35:19 (H7169), Sirach 27:22 *;]

to wink at, nod to, beckon to: Luke 1:22.†

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
διανενησμένον διανενησμένου διανενησμένω διανενόημαι διανεύοντες διανευων διανεύων διανιστάμενος διανισταμένους διανοείσθαι διανοείται διανοηθείς διανοουμένους διενοείτο διενοήθη διενοήθην διενοήθησαν διηνθισμέναι dianeuon dianeuōn dianeúon dianeúōn
adsFree icon
Ads FreeProfile