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(μετελάμβανον), -, μετέλαβον, μετείληφα, -, -
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to share in, receive a share
to partake of, share in, Acts 2:46; 27:33f.; 2 Tim. 2:6; Heb. 6:7; 12:10; to get, obtain, find, Acts 24:25*

Greek-English Concordance for μεταλαμβάνω

Acts 2:46 And every day, they continued to gather together in the temple, breaking bread from house to house, sharing (metelambanon | μετελάμβανον | imperf act ind 3 pl) their food with joy and simplicity of heart,
Acts 24:25 And as he reasoned with him about righteousness and self-control and the judgment to come, Felix became frightened and said, “For the present go away, but when (metalabōn | μεταλαβών | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) I (metalabōn | μεταλαβών | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) find (metalabōn | μεταλαβών | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) time I will send for you.”
Acts 27:33 As day was about to dawn, Paul urged them all to take (metalabein | μεταλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) some food, saying, “Today is the fourteenth day that you have continued in suspense and been without food, having taken nothing.
Acts 27:34 Therefore I urge you to take (metalabein | μεταλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) some food; for this is for your survival, for not a hair will perish from the head of any of you.”
2 Timothy 2:6 The hardworking farmer must be the first to (metalambanein | μεταλαμβάνειν | pres act inf ) receive (metalambanein | μεταλαμβάνειν | pres act inf ) the fruit.
Hebrews 6:7 For the field that soaks up the frequent rain that falls on it and yields a crop useful for those for whom it is cultivated, receives (metalambanei | μεταλαμβάνει | pres act ind 3 sg) a blessing from God.
Hebrews 12:10 For they disciplined us for a short time as it seemed best to them, but he disciplines us for our benefit, so that we may share (metalabein | μεταλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) his holy character.