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Strong's #232 - ἁλιεύω

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  1. to fish
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Strong #: 1770 ‑ דִּיג (deeg);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἁλι-εύω, (ἅλς)

I fish, John 21:3; to be a fisher, Plu. Ant. 29; fish for, catch, σπάρους dub. l. in Epich. 54; λίθους Luc. Pisc. 47: abs., Luc. Herm. 65, etc.: metaph. of avenger, ἁλιεύειν τινάς LXX Jeremiah 16:16.

II only Med. occurs in Att., Pl.Com. 44; Ἁλιευομένη, title of play by Antiph.: also later, Posidon. 68.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἁλιεύω; (ἁλιεύς); to fish: John 21:3. (Philo, Plutarch.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament


(< ἁλιεύς ),

[in LXX: Jeremiah 16:16 (H1770)*;]

to fish: John 21:3 (MM, VGT, s.v.).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The verb occurs in P Flor II. 27524, from the Heroninus correspondence (middle iii/A.D.).




The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
αλιευειν αλιεύειν ἁλιεύειν αλιεύσουσιν alieuein halieuein halieúein
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