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A — 1: διδάσκω
(Strong's #1321 — Verb — didasko — did-as'-ko )

is used (a) absolutely, "to give instruction," e.g., Matthew 4:23 ; 9:35 ; Romans 12:7 ; 1 Corinthians 4:17 ; 1 Timothy 2:12 ; 4:11 ; (b) transitively, with an object, whether persons, e.g., Matthew 5:2 ; 7:29 , and frequently in the Gospels and Acts, or things "taught," e.g., Matthew 15:9 ; 22:16 ; Acts 15:35 ; 18:11 ; both persons and things, e.g., John 14:26 ; Revelation 2:14,20 .

A — 2: κατηχέω
(Strong's #2727 — Verb — katecheo — kat-ay-kheh'-o )

for which see INFORM , No. 2, INSTRUCT, No. 1, is rendered "to teach" in 1 Corinthians 14:19 , AV (RV, "instruct"); Galatians 6:6 (twice).

A — 3: ἑτεροδιδασκαλέω
(Strong's #2085 — Verb — heterodidaskaleo — het-er-od-id-as-kal-eh'-o )

"to teach a different doctrine" (heteros, "different," to be distinguished from allos, "another of the same kind:" see ANOTHER), is used in 1 Timothy 1:3 ; 6:3 , RV , AV, "teach (no) other doctrine" and "teach otherwise," of what is contrary to the faith.

Notes: (1) For matheteuo, "to teach," in the AV of Matthew 28:19 ; Acts 14:21 , see DISCIPLE , B. (2) In Acts 16:21 , AV, katangello, "to declare, preach," is rendered "teach" (RV, "set forth"). (3) For "teacheth" in 1 Corinthians 2:13 , see TAUGHT , No. 1 (b).

B — 1: διδακτικός
(Strong's #1317 — Adjective — didaktikos — did-ak-tik-os' )

"skilled in teaching" (akin to No. 1 above: Eng., "didactic"), is translated "apt to teach" in 1 Timothy 3:2 ; 2 Timothy 2:24 .


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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Teach'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ved/t/teach.html. 1940.

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