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 strive
Strongs:
g778
Word:
ἀσκέω
Tyndale
Word:
ἀσκέω
Transliteration:
askeō
Gloss:
to strive
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἀσκέω, -ῶ [in LXX: 2Ma.15:4 *;] 1) to adorn (poët.). 2) to practise, exercise (Hdt, Xen.). 3) to endeavour (Xen, al.): with inf, Act.24:16. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἀσκέω
Transliteration:
askeō
Gloss:
to strive
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἀσκέω, work raw materials, εἴρια, κέρα, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; work curiously, form by art, [κρητῆρα] Σιδόνες πολυδαίδαλοι εὖ ἤσκησαν[Refs 8th c.BC+]; πτύξασα καὶ ἀσκήσασα χιτῶνα having folded and smoothed it,[Refs 8th c.BC+]; χορὸν ἤσκησεν[Refs 5th c.BC+]: added in aorist participle to Verbs, [θρόνον] τεύξει ἀσκήσας elaborately, [Refs 8th c.BC+] 2) of personal adornment, dress out, trick out, ἀ. τινὰ κόσμῳ[Refs 5th c.BC+]decks herself, [Refs 5th c.BC+] —frequently in passive, σκιεροῖς ἠσκημένα γυίοις furnished with, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of buildings, παστὰς ἠσκημένη στύλοισι[Refs 5th c.BC+]; σῶμα λόγοις ἠσκ. tricked out with words only, not real, [Refs 5th c.BC+] —middle, σῶμ᾽ ὅπλοις ἠσκήσατο adorned his own person, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 3) in [Refs 5th c.BC+], honour a divinity, do him reverence, δαίμον᾽ ἀσκήσω θεραπεύων[Refs] II) practise, exercise, train, especially in Prose and Comedy texts, properly of athletic exercise, II.1) with accusative of person or thing, ἀ. τὸν υἱὸν τὸν ἐπιχώριον τρόπον[Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, σώματα εὖ ἠσκημένα[Refs 5th c.BC+] II.2) with accusative of the thing practised, ἀ. τέχνην, πεντάεθλον, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀ. παγκράτιον, στάδιον, etc, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.3) with infinitive, ἄσκει τοιαύτη μένειν practise, endeavour to remain such, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀ. γαστρὸς κρείττους εἶναι, τοὺς φίλους ἀγαθὰ ποιεῖν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἤσκει ἐξομιλεῖν παντοδαποῖς he made a practice of associating, [Refs] II.4) absolutely, practise, go into training, [Refs 5th c.BC+]those who practise gymnastics, [Refs 5th c.BC+]
Strongs
Word:
ἀσκέω
Transliteration:
askéō
Pronounciation:
as-keh'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to elaborate, i.e. (figuratively) train (by implication, strive); exercise; probably from the same as g4632 (σκεῦος);