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πλουτέω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
πλουτέω
Greek transliteration: 
plouteō
Simplified transliteration: 
plouteo
Principal Parts: 
-, ἐπλούτησα, πεπλούτηκα, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4147
GK Number: 
4456
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
12
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
to be rich; (pf.) to have acquired wealth
Definition: 
to be, or become rich, Lk. 1:25; 1 Tim. 6:9; trop. Lk. 12:21; met. to abound in, be abundantly furnished with, 1 Tim. 6:18; to be spiritually enriched, 2 Cor. 8:9

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 1:53 He has filled the hungry with good things, but the rich (ploutountas | πλουτοῦντας | pres act ptcp acc pl masc) he has sent away empty.
Luke 12:21 So it is with the one who stores up treasures for himself, but is (ploutōn | πλουτῶν | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) not rich (ploutōn | πλουτῶν | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) toward God.”
Romans 10:12 For there is no distinction between the Jew and the Greek; for the same Lord is Lord of all, giving generously (ploutōn | πλουτῶν | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) to all who call on him;
1 Corinthians 4:8 Already you have all you want! Already you are rich! (eploutēsate | ἐπλουτήσατε | aor act ind 2 pl) Without us you have begun to reign! And would that you did reign, so that we could reign with you!
2 Corinthians 8:9 For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that you by his poverty might become rich (ploutēsēte | πλουτήσητε | aor act subj 2 pl).
1 Timothy 6:9 But those wishing to be rich (ploutein | πλουτεῖν | pres act inf ) fall into temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful passions that plunge the people into ruin and destruction.
1 Timothy 6:18 to do good, to be rich (ploutein | πλουτεῖν | pres act inf ) in good deeds, to be generous, sharing,
Revelation 3:17 Because you say, ‘I am rich and have prospered (peploutēka | πεπλούτηκα | perf act ind 1 sg); I need nothing,’ but do not realize that you are wretched, miserable, poor, blind, and naked,
Revelation 3:18 I counsel you to buy from me gold refined by fire so you can be rich (ploutēsēs | πλουτήσῃς | aor act subj 2 sg); and white garments to clothe yourself so your shameful nakedness will not be exposed; and salve to put on your eyes so you can see!
Revelation 18:3 For all the nations have drunk the wine of her passionate immorality, and the kings of the earth have committed acts of immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have (eploutēsan | ἐπλούτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) grown (eploutēsan | ἐπλούτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) rich (eploutēsan | ἐπλούτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) from the power of her excessive luxury.”
Revelation 18:15 The merchants who became rich (ploutēsantes | πλουτήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) by selling her these things will stand at a distance weeping and mourning because they fear her torment.
Revelation 18:19 And they threw dust on their heads and cried out as they wept and mourned, saying, “Alas, alas, O great city by which all who had ships at sea grew (eploutēsan | ἐπλούτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) rich (eploutēsan | ἐπλούτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) from her prosperity! For in a single hour she has been brought to ruin.