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ἐξακολουθέω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐξακολουθέω
Greek transliteration: 
exakoloutheō
Simplified transliteration: 
exakoloutheo
Principal Parts: 
ἐξακολουθήσω, ἐξηκολούθησα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1811
GK Number: 
1979
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
to follow, obey
Definition: 
to follow out; to imitate, 2 Pet. 2:2, 15; to observe as a guide, 2 Pet. 1:16*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Peter 1:16 For we (exakolouthēsantes | ἐξακολουθήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) did (exakolouthēsantes | ἐξακολουθήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) not follow (exakolouthēsantes | ἐξακολουθήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) cunningly crafted stories when we made known to you the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ in power, but we were eyewitnesses of his majesty.
2 Peter 2:2 Many will follow (exakolouthēsousin | ἐξακολουθήσουσιν | fut act ind 3 pl) their immoral lifestyle, and because of them the way of truth will be maligned.
2 Peter 2:15 Forsaking the right way, they have gone astray, following (exakolouthēsantes | ἐξακολουθήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved the reward of wrongdoing.