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ἑλκύω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἑλκύω
Greek transliteration: 
helkyō
Simplified transliteration: 
helkyo
Principal Parts: 
(εἷλκον), ἑλκύσω, εἵλκυσα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1670
GK Number: 
1816
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
0
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1a(4)
Gloss: 
to drag, draw, pull in
Definition: 

Greek-English Concordance for

John 6:44 No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws (helkysē | ἑλκύσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) him; and I will raise him up on the last day.
John 12:32 And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will (helkysō | ἑλκύσω | fut act ind 1 sg) draw (helkysō | ἑλκύσω | fut act ind 1 sg) all people to myself.”
John 18:10 Then Simon Peter, who had a sword, drew (heilkysen | εἵλκυσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) it and struck the servant of the high priest, cutting off his right ear. The servant’s name was Malchus.
John 21:6 He said to them, “Cast your net to the right side of the boat and you will catch some.” So they cast it there, and then they were unable to (helkysai | ἑλκύσαι | aor act inf ) haul (helkysai | ἑλκύσαι | aor act inf ) in (helkysai | ἑλκύσαι | aor act inf ) the net, because of the large number of fish.
John 21:11 So Simon Peter went aboard and dragged (heilkysen | εἵλκυσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) the net ashore, full of large fish, one hundred and fifty-three of them; and although there were so many, the net was not torn.
Acts 16:19 When her owners saw that their hope of profit was gone, they (heilkysan | εἵλκυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) seized Paul and Silas and dragged (heilkysan | εἵλκυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) them into the marketplace before the rulers.
Acts 21:30 Then all the city was stirred up, and a mob of people quickly formed. They (heilkon | εἷλκον | imperf act ind 3 pl) seized Paul and dragged (heilkon | εἷλκον | imperf act ind 3 pl) him outside the temple, and immediately the gates were shut.
James 2:6 But you have dishonored the poor! Is it not the rich who oppress you? And are not they the ones who drag (helkousin | ἕλκουσιν | pres act ind 3 pl) you into court?