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Entry for Strong's #1353 - διοδεύω

Word Origin
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Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to pass or travel through
  2. to travel here and there, go about
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1869 ‑ דָּרַךְ (daw‑rak');  1980 ‑ הָלַךְ (haw‑lak');  5674 ‑ עָבַר (aw‑bar');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Luke 1
Acts 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
V-IAI-3S 1
V-IAI-3S 1
V-IAI-3S 1
V-IAI-3S 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


travel through, τὴν χώραν Plb. 2.15.5; march through, Plu. Ages. 17; πανδοκεῖον Arr. Epict. 2.23, 26; διὰ τῶν νομῶν OGI 665.22 (Oasis Magna): c. gen., διοδεύσει πάντων ἡ τύχη J. BJ 3.8.7: abs., X.Ephesians 4:1; pass away, of the cause of disease, Gal. 8.20: Pass., Sor. 2.59, AP 9.708 (Phil.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διοδεύω: imperfect διωδευον; (1 aorist διώδευσα);

1. to pass or travel through: τόπον τινα, Acts 17:1; (the Sept., Polybius, Plutarch, others).

2. to travel hither and thither, go about: with κατά πόλιν καί κώμην added, through city and village, Luke 8:1.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δι -οδεύω , [in LXX chiefly for H5674;]

1. to travel through: c. acc., Acts 17:1

2. to travel along (Baruch 4:2, 1 Maccabees 12:32-33): Luke 8:1.†

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

In P Amh II. 36.13 (c. B.C.135) a cavalry officer petitions the Strategus concerning some danger which he experienced in ";passing through"; certain districts on his way to Thebes—λείπω τε τὴν ὑπερβολήν, διοδεύων κινδυν [εύω π ]αρ᾽ ἕκαστον · διὸ ἀξιῶ. . . Cf. OGIS 613.3 (A.D. 392) τοὺς διοδεύοντας καὶ τὸ ἔθνος διὰ παντὸς εἰρηνεύεσθαι ἠσφαλίσατο, 665.22 (A.D. 49) τοὺς διοδεύοντας διὰ τῶν νομῶν στρατιώτας. See Anz Subsidia, p. 344.


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
διοδεύειν διοδεύεσθαι διοδεύοντες διοδεύοντος διοδεύουσι Διοδευσαντες Διοδεύσαντες διόδευσον διοδεύων διόδοις δίοδος διόδους διόδω διόδων διοικηταίς διοικοδομήσωμεν διόλου διώδευε διωδευεν διώδευεν διώδευσεν diodeuen diōdeuen diṓdeuen Diodeusantes Diodeúsantes
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