Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to stay
Strongs:
g3306
Word:
μένω
Tyndale
Word:
μένω
Transliteration:
menō
Gloss:
to stay
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
μένω, [in LXX for קוּם,עמד, etc;] to stay, abide, remain. 1) Intrans; (i) of place: before ἐν, Luk.8:27, al; παρά, with dative of person(s), Jhn.1:40, al; σύν, Luk.1:56; καθ᾽ ἑαυτόν, Act.28:16; with adv, ἐκεῖ, Mat.10:11; ὧδε, Mat.26:38; metaph, 1Jn.2:18; of the Holy Spirit, Jhn.1:32, 33 14:17; of Christ, Jhn.6:56 15:4, al; ὁ θεός, 1Jn.4:15, conversely, of Christians, Jhn.6:56 15:4, 1Jn.4:15, al; ὁ λόγος τ. θεοῦ, 1Jn.2:14; ἡ ἀλήθεια, II Jo 2, al. (ii) Of time; (a) of persons: Php.1:25; before εἰς τ. αἰῶνα, Jhn.12:34, Heb.7:24, 1Jn.2:17; ὀλίγον, Rev.17:10; ἕως ἔρχομαι, Jhn.21:22, 23; (b) of things, lasting or enduring: cities, Mat.11:23, Heb.13:14; λόγος θεοῦ, 1Pe.1:23; ἁμαρτία, Jhn.9:41. (iii) Of condition: with pred, μόνος, Jhn.12:24; ἄγαμος, 1Co.7:11; πιστός, 2Ti.2:13; ἱερεύς, Heb.7:3; with adv, οὕτως, 1Co.7:40; ὡς κἀγώ, ib. 8; before ἐν, ib. 20, 24. 2) Trans. (Bl, §34, 1; Field, Notes, 132): with accusative of person(s), Act.20:5, 23 (cf. ἀνα, δια, ἐν, ἐπι, κατα, παρα, συν-παρα, περι, προσ, ὑπο-μένω). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
μένω
Transliteration:
menō
Gloss:
to stay
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
μένω, Epic dialect infinitive μενέμεν [Refs 8th c.BC+] present participle μίνονσαι [Refs 4th c.BC+]; Epic dialect, Ionic dialect imperfect μένεσκον [Refs 8th c.BC+]: Epic dialect, Ionic dialect future μενέω [Refs 8th c.BC+]; Attic dialect μενῶ [Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist ἔμεινα [Refs 8th c.BC+]: perfect μεμένηκα [Refs 4th c.BC+]; compare μίμνω:—stay, wait: I) stand fast, in battle, οὐδ᾽ ἴφθιμοι Λύκιοι μένον, ἀλλὰ φόβηθεν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; φεύγειν μηδὲ μένειν Oracle texts cited in [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μ. κατὰ χώραν, of soldiers, [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.2) stay at home, stay where one is, [Refs 8th c.BC+] I.2.b) lodge, stay, παρὰ ματρί [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.2.c) μ. ἀπὸ ἧς ἀλόχοιο stay away, be absent from, [Refs 8th c.BC+]: and so absolutely, to be a shirker, ἴση μοῖρα μένοντι καὶ εἰ μάλα τις πολεμίζοι [Refs] I.2.d) οἱ μένοντες, opposed to οἱ φεύγοντες (exiles), [Refs] I.3) stay, tarry, ἐς ἠέλιον καταδύντα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; loiter, be idle,[Refs 5th c.BC+] I.4) of things, to be lasting, remain, stand, στήλη μένει ἔμπεδον [Refs 8th c.BC+]; opposed to φέρεσθαι, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; εἰ μηδὲν μένει if nothing is fixed, [Refs 1st c.BC+]; οἱ μένοντες (i.e. ἀστέρες) having no proper motion, opposed to οἱ πλάνητες, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; μένουσιν ἀριστοκρατίαι are stable, permanent, [Refs 4th c.BC+] I.4.b) μ. παρά τινι remain in one's possession, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] I.5) of condition, remain as one was, of a maiden, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τῶν βεβαίως μοι φίλων μενόντων Ps.-Philipp. cited in [Refs 4th c.BC+]: generally, stand, hold good, ἢν μείνωσιν ὅρκοι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μ. τὰ βουλήματα καὶ οὐ μεταρρεῖ [Refs 4th c.BC+]; of circumstances, οὐ μενεῖν κατὰ χώραν τὰ πράγματα [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οὐδαμὰ ἐν τὠυτῷ μ, of prosperity, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μ. ἐπὶ τούτων [ἃ κατέστραπται] remain contented with, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ τούτῳ τῷ βίῳ μ. be content with, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of wine, keep good, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] I.6) abide by an opinion, conviction, etc, ἐπὶ τῷ ἀληθεῖ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μενέτωσαν ἐν τοῖς διαγνωσθεῖσι Legal cited in [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ὁ μένων the party which observes an engagement, [Refs 1st c.AD+] I.7) impersonal with infinitive, it remains for one to do, μένει. ἐκτίνειν θέμιν [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) transitive, of persons, await, expect (compare μίμνω), ἡμέρας μεῖναι φάος [Refs 5th c.BC+]; especially await an attack without blenching, Δαναοὶ Τρῶας μένον ἔμπεδον, οὐδὲ φέβοντο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of a rock, bide the storm, [Refs 8th c.BC+] awaits him, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἐπίξηνον μένει (i.e. με) [NT] II.2) with accusative et infinitive, wait for, ἦ μένετε Τρῶας σχεδὸν ἐλθέμε; wait ye for the Trojans to come nigh? [Refs 8th c.BC+]; μένον δ᾽ ἐπὶ ἕσπερον ἐλθεῖν they waited for evening's coming on, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τί μένεις. ἰένα; why wait to go? [Refs 6th c.BC+]; μένω δ᾽ ἀκοῦσαι I wait, i.e. long, to hear, [Refs 4th c.BC+] man- 'wait', Latin maneo.)
Strongs
Word:
μένω
Transliteration:
ménō
Pronounciation:
men'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to stay (in a given place, state, relation or expectancy); abide, continue, dwell, endure, be present, remain, stand, tarry (for), X thine own; a primary verb;