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-, ἐκρέμασα, -, -, ἐκρεμάσθην
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to hang on, hang upon
also spelled κρέμαμαι and κρεμάζω, to hang, suspend, Acts 5:30; 10:39; pass. to be hung, suspended, Mt. 18:6; Lk. 23:39; mid. κρέμαμαι, to hang, be suspended, Acts 28:4; Gal. 3:13; met. κρέμαμαι ἐν, to hang upon, to be referable to as an ultimate principle, Mt. 22:40

Greek-English Concordance for κρεμάννυμι

Matthew 18:6 But whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to have a large millstone hung (kremasthē | κρεμασθῇ | aor pass subj 3 sg) around his neck and be drowned far out at sea.
Matthew 22:40 On these two commandments depends (krematai | κρέμαται | pres pass ind 3 sg) the whole Law and the Prophets.”
Luke 23:39 One of the criminals hanging (kremasthentōn | κρεμασθέντων | aor pass ptcp gen pl masc) there kept deriding him, saying, “Are you not the Messiah? Save yourself and us!”
Acts 5:30 The God of our fathers raised Jesus, whom you killed by hanging (kremasantes | κρεμάσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) him on a tree.
Acts 10:39 And we are witnesses of all that he did both in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem, whom also they put to death by hanging (kremasantes | κρεμάσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) him on a tree.
Acts 28:4 When the native people saw the creature hanging (kremamenon | κρεμάμενον | pres mid ptcp acc sg neut) from his hand, they said to each other, “Certainly this man is a murderer, and though he has escaped from the sea, justice has not allowed him to live.”
Galatians 3:13 Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us — for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who is hung (kremamenos | κρεμάμενος | pres mid ptcp nom sg masc) on a tree” —