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.
be necessary
Strongs:
g1163
Word:
δεῖ
Tyndale
Word:
δεῖ
Transliteration:
dei
Gloss:
be necessary
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
δεῖ impersonal (δέω), [in LXX chiefly for infin. with לְ;] one must, it is necessary: with inf, Mat.26:54, Mrk.13:7, Act.5:29, al; with accusative and inf, Mat.16:21, Mrk.8:31, Jhn.3:7, Act.25:10, al; with ellipse of accusative, Mat.23:23; of accusative, and inf, Mrk.13:14, Rom.1:27 8:26; οὐ (μὴ) δεῖ (non licet), ought not, must not: Act.25:24, 2Ti.2:24; impf, ἔδει, of necessity or obligation in past time regarding a past event (Bl, § 63, 4), Mat.18:33, Luk.15:32, Jhn.4:4, Act.27:21, al; periphr, δέον ἐστίν (as in Attic, χρεών ἐστι = χρή, see: δέον), Act.19:36; id, with ellipse of ἐστίν, 1Pe.1:6 τὰ μὴ δέοντα (= ἃ οὐ δεῖ 1Ti.5:13. SYN.: ὀφείλει, expressing moral obligation, as distinct from δεῖ, denoting logical necessity and χρή, a need which results from the fitness of things (see Tr, Syn., § cvii, 10; Westc. on Heb.2:1, 1Jn.2:6; Hort on Jas.3:10). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
δεῖ
Transliteration:
dei
Gloss:
be necessary
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
δεῖ: subjunctive δέη, sometimes contraction δῆ (in codices of Comedy texts, as [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ὁπόσου κα δῆ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; infinitive δεῖ; participle δέον (see. infr. IV): imperfect ἔδει, Ionic dialect ἔδεε: future δεήσει [Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist I ἐδέησε [Refs 5th c.BC+] —Impers. from δέω (A), there is need (the sense of moral obligation, properly belonging to χρή, is later, [Refs 5th c.BC+] I) c.accusative person et infinitive, it is needful for one to do, one must, once in [Refs 8th c.BC+] why need the Argives fight? [Refs 8th c.BC+]: with nominative of the pronoun, ἡγούμην. δεῖν. μεγαλοψυχότερος φαίνεσθαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]: rarely with dative person, there is need of. for, θεοῖσι προσβαλεῖν χθονὶ ἄλλην δεήσει γαῖαν [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.2) with accusative of things et infinitive, δεῖ τι γενέσθαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also ἐπεὶ δέ οἱ ἔδεε κακῶς γενέσθαι since it was fated for him, since he was doomed, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; for οἴομαι δεῖν, see at {οἴομαι}. I.3) absolutely with infinitive understood, μὴ πεῖθ᾽ ἃ μὴ δεῖ (i.e. πείθειν) [Refs 5th c.BC+]; εἴ τι δέοι, ἤν τι δέῃ (i.e. γενέσθαι), [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κἂν δέῃ (i.e. τροχάζειν), τροχάζῶ [Refs 6th c.BC+] II) with genitive of things, there is need of, frequently with negative, οὐδὲν ἂν δέοι πολλοῦ ἀργυρίου [Refs 5th c.BC+]; sometimes with infinitive added, μακροῦ λόγου δεῖ ταῦτ᾽ ἐπεξελθεῖν [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.b) frequently in phrases, πολλοῦ δεῖ there wants much, far from it, ὀλίγου δεῖ there wants little, all but; in full with infinitive, πολλοῦ δεῖ οὕτως ἔχειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τοῦ πλεῦνος αἰεὶ ἔδεε there was always further to travel, [Refs 5th c.BC+] absolutely, in same sense, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.2) with dative person added, δεῖ μοί τινος [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.3) with accusative person added, αὐτὸν γάρ σε δεῖ προμηθέως [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.4) rarely with Subj. in nominative, δεῖ μοί τι something is needful to me, ἓν δεῖ μόνον μοι [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) middle, δεῖται there is need, with genitive, δεῖταί σοι τῆς αὐτῆς ἐρωτήσεως [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with infinitive, ὥστε βραχἔ ἐμοὶ δεῖσθαι φράσαι [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV) neuter participle δέον (δεῖν is uncertain in [Refs 5th c.BC+]: absolutely, it being needful or fitting, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οὐκ ἀπήντα, δέον, he did not appear in court, though he ought to have done so, [Refs 4th c.BC+]: with infinitive, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οὐδὲν δέον there being no need, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: future ὡς αὐτίκα δεῆσον διώκειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist δεῆσαν [Refs 2nd c.BC+] with accusative infinitive, [Refs 1st c.AD+] IV.2) substantive δέον, τό (see entry vocative).
Strongs
Word:
δεῖ
Transliteration:
deî
Pronounciation:
die
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
also deon deh-on'; neuter active participle of the same; both used impersonally; it is (was, etc.) necessary (as binding); behoved, be meet, must (needs), (be) need(-ful), ought, should; 3rd person singular active present of g1210 (δέω);