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 ensue
Strongs:
g3195
Word:
μέλλω
Tyndale
Word:
μέλλω
Transliteration:
mellō
Gloss:
to ensue
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
μέλλω, [in LXX: Job.3:8 (עָתִיד) 19:25 (אַחֲרוֹן); elsewhere for fut, and freq. in Wi, II, 4Mac;] to be about to be or do; 1) with inf. (Bl, §62, 4; 68, 2; M, Pr., 114); (a) of intending or being about to do of one's own free will: with inf. praes, Mat.2:13, Luk.10:1, Act.3:3 5:35, Heb.8:5, 2Pe.1:12 (Field, Notes, 240), al; with inf. aor. (Bl, §58, 3), Act.12:6, Rev.3:16; (b) of compulsion, necessity or certainty: with inf. praes, Mat.16:27, Luk.9:31, Jhn.6:71, Rom.4:24, al; with inf. aor, Rom.8:18, Gal.3:23, Rev.3:2 12:4. 2) Ptcp, ὁ μέλλων: absol, Rom.8:38, 1Co.3:22; τὰ μ, Col.2:17; εἰς τὸ μ. (Field, Notes, 65); with subst, Mat.3:7 12:32 (ὁ αἰὼν ὁ μ; LXX for עַד), Act.24:25, 1Ti.4:8, Heb.2:5, al. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
μέλλω
Transliteration:
mellō
Gloss:
to ensue
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
μέλλω, imperfect ἔμελλον and ἤμελλον (see. below), Epic dialect μέλλον [Refs 8th c.BC+]; Epic dialect, Ionic dialect μέλλεσκον [Refs 3rd c.BC+]: future μελλήσω [NT+4th c.BC+]: aorist ἐμέλλησα [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive and middle, see below see.—Only present and imperfect in [Refs 8th c.BC+], Lyric poetry, and Trag: aorist only in Prose (except [Refs 6th c.BC+]imperfect ἤμελλον with long augment is established by the metre in [Refs 8th c.BC+]: aorist 1 ἠμέλλησα [Refs 6th c.BC+]; ἤμελλον is not found in earlier Attic dialect Inscrr, but occurs in Papyrus, as [Refs 5th c.BC+] I) to be destined or likely to, indicating an estimated certainty or strong probability in the present, past, or future (cf. Aristonic. cited in [Refs 8th c.BC+]present infinitive (or its equivalent), of a probability in the present, ὅθι που μέλλουσιν ἄριστοι βουλὰς βουλεύειν where belike the best are holding counsel, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ᾧ μέλλεις εὔχεσθαι to whom thou doubtless prayest, [Refs]; μέλλεις δὲ σὺ ἴδμεναι doubtless thou knowest, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τὰ δὲ μέλλετ᾽ ἀκουέμεν belike you have heard it, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ὄλβον δὲ θεοὶ μέλλουσιν ὀπάζειν methinks it is the gods who give wealth, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; εἰ δ᾽ οὕτω τοῦτ᾽ ἐστίν, ἐμοὶ μέλλει φίλον εἶναι you may be sure it is my good pleasure, [Refs 8th c.BC+]aorist infinitive, of a probability in the past, μέλλω που ἀπεχθέσθαι Διὶ πατρί I must have become hateful to father Zeus, [Refs]; κελευσέμεναι δέ σ᾽ ἔμελλε δαίμων a god must surely have bidden thee, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; πολλάκι που μέλλεις ἀρήμεναι you must often have prayed, [Refs]; μέλλω ἀθανάτους ἀλιτέσθαι I must have sinned against the immortals, [Refs]; ἄλλοτε δή ποτε μᾶλλον ἐρωῆσαι πολέμοιο μέλλω at any other time rather than this I may have drawn back, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; μέλλει μέν πού τις καὶ φίλτερον ἄλλον ὀλέσσαι before now, no doubt, a man has lost, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of a destiny in the past, ἔμελλεν οἷ αὐτῷ θάνατον. λιτέσθαι he was fated to have been praying for his own death, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἐπεὶ οὐκ ἄρ᾽ ἔμελλον ἑταίρῳ κτεινομένῳ ἐπαμῦναι since I was (i.e. am) not destined to have succoured my comrade when they were slaying him, [Refs]present infinitive, οὐκ ἄρ᾽ ἔμελλες ἀνάλκιδος ἀνδρὸς ἑταίρους ἔδμεναι he was to turn out no helpless man whose comrades you ate, [Refs 8th c.BC+]future infinitive, of a destin y or probability in the future, ἅ οὐ τελέεσθαι ἔμελλον which were not to be accomplished, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τάχα δ᾽ ἀνστήσεσθαι ἔμελλεν[Refs 8th c.BC+]; περὶ τρίποδος γὰρ ἔμελλον θεύσεσθαι they were to have run, [Refs 8th c.BC+]present infinitive, καὶ γὰρ ἐγώ ποτ᾽ ἔμελλον ἐν ἀνδράσιν ὄλβιος εἶναι I had a chance of being, might have been, [Refs 8th c.BC+]: with aorist infinitive [Refs 4th c.BC+]infinitive understood, [τὰ μὲν] πάσχουσι, τὰ δὲ μέλλουσι [πάσχειν] [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἀλλ᾽ οὐχ οὑμὸς τοῦτο πέπονθεν βίος οὐ μὰ Δί᾽ οὐδέ γε μέλλει no, not likely! [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.d) in εἰ clauses, εἰ μέλλει πόλις εἶναι if it is to be a city, [Refs 5th c.BC+]future infinitive, εἰ ἐμέλλομεν. ἀνοίσειν if we were to refer, [Refs]: with aorist infinitive, εἰ μέλλομεν. δηλῶσαι [Refs]: so in participle, τὴν μέλλουσαν οἰκήσεσθαι πόλιν καλῶς [Refs 4th c.BC+] I.e) in final clauses, ξυνεπιμέλεσθαι ᾗ μέλλει ἄριστα ἕξειν, = {ᾗ ἄριστα ἕξει}, [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.f) in questions, the infinitive being understood, τί οὐ μέλλω (μέλλεις, etc.); why shouldn't I? why is it not likely that I should, i. e. yes, of course, τὸν υἱὸν ἑόρακας αὐτο; Answ. τί δ᾽ οὐ μέλλω (i.e. ἑορακέναι); of course I have, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τί δ᾽ οὐ μέλλει, εἴπερ γε δρᾷ αὐτ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πῶς γὰρ οὐ μέλλε; [Refs]; ἀλλὰ τί μέλλε; what (else) would you expect? i. e. yes, of course, [Refs] II) to be about to, in purely temporal sense, with future infinitive, Ἕκτορα δῖον ἔτετμεν ἀδελφεόν, εὖτ᾽ ἄρ᾽ ἔμελλε στρέψεσθ᾽ ἐκ χώρης [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ὁ μέν μιν ἔμελλε γενείου. ἁψάμενος λίσσεσθαι (perhaps present infinitive), ὁ δ᾽ αὐχένα μέσσον ἔλασσε [Refs 8th c.BC+]; δειπνήσειν μέλλομεν, ἢ τ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]present infinitive, τί μέλλεις δρᾶ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]: more rarely with aorist infinitive, παθεῖν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀναλαβεῖν, λιπεῖν, θανεῖν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀπολέσαι, λαβεῖν, [Refs 5th c.BC+] —The infinitive is sometimes omitted, τὸ μέλλειν ἀγαθά (i.e. πράσσειν or πράξειν) the expectation of good things, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) to be always going to do without ever doing: hence, delay, put off, frequently in Trag. (also in middle μέλλομαι, see infr. IV near the end): in this signification usually followed by present infinitive, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τοὺς ξυμμάχους. οὐ μελλήσομεν τιμωρεῖν· οἱ δ᾽ οὐκέτι μέλλουσι κακῶς πάσχειν we shall not delay to succour our allies, for their sufferings are not being delayed, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: rarely followed by aorist infinitive, [Refs]infinitive is frequently omitted, τί μέλλει; why delayest thou? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μέλλον τι. ἔπος a hesitating word, which one hesitates to speak, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μέλλων σφυγμός a hesitating pulse, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] IV) participle μέλλων is used quasi-adjectivally, ὁ μ. χρόνος the future time, [Refs 5th c.BC+] the future tense, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; ἡ μ. αὐτοῦ δύναμις his future power, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὸν μ. βλαστόν (καρπόν codices) [Refs 4th c.BC+] things to come, the future, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; opposed to to what is simply future (τὸ ἐσόμενον), [Refs 4th c.BC+]; εἰς τὸ μέλλον (i.e. ἔτος) [NT+1st c.AD+]middle, τὰ ἰσχυρότατα ἐλπιζόμενα μέλλεται your strongest pleas are hopes in futurity, [Refs 5th c.BC+] — but V) passive μέλλομαι, ὡς μὴ μέλλοιτο τὰ δέοντα that the necessary steps might not be delayed, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐν ὅσῳ ταῦτα μέλλεται while these delays are going on, [Refs 4th c.BC+]future μελλήσομαι uncertain reading in [Refs 6th c.AD+]perfect participle μεμελλημένος, = {μέλλων, σφυγμός} [Refs 2nd c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
μέλλω
Transliteration:
méllō
Pronounciation:
mel'-lo
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to intend, i.e. be about to be, do, or suffer something (of persons or things, especially events; in the sense of purpose, duty, necessity, probability, possibility, or hesitation); about, after that, be (almost), (that which is, things, + which was for) to come, intend, was to (be), mean, mind, be at the point, (be) ready, + return, shall (begin), (which, that) should (after, afterwards, hereafter) tarry, which was for, will, would, be yet; a strengthened form of g3199 (μέλω) (through the idea of expectation);