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συλλήμψομαι, συνέλαβον, συνείληφα, -, συνελήμφθην
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to seize, arrest, capture; to become pregnant, conceive; to help, come to the aid of
to catch; to seize, apprehend, Mt. 26:55; Acts 1:16; to catch, as prey, Lk. 5:9; to conceive, become pregnant, Lk. 1:24, 31, 36; 2:21; met. Jas. 1:15; mid. to help, aid, assist, Lk. 5:7; Phil. 4:3

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Matthew 26:55 At that time Jesus said to the crowds, “Have you come out with swords and clubs to capture (syllabein | συλλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) me as though I were a robber? Every day I sat in the temple teaching, and you did not arrest me.
Mark 14:48 And responding, Jesus said to them, “As against a robber have you come out with swords and clubs to take (syllabein | συλλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) me?
Luke 1:24 After these days, Elizabeth his wife became pregnant (synelaben | συνέλαβεν | aor act ind 3 sg), and she kept herself in seclusion for five months, saying,
Luke 1:31 Look, you will conceive (syllēmpsē | συλλήμψῃ | fut mid ind 2 sg) in your womb and give birth to a son, and you will call his name Jesus.
Luke 1:36 Look, your relative Elizabeth, she also has conceived (syneilēphen | συνείληφεν | perf act ind 3 sg) a son in her old age; indeed, this is the sixth month with her who was called barren.
Luke 2:21 When eight days had gone by and it was time to circumcise him, his name was called Jesus, the name he was called by the angel before he was conceived (syllēmphthēnai | συλλημφθῆναι | aor pass inf ) in the womb.
Luke 5:7 They signaled to their partners in the other boat to come and help (syllabesthai | συλλαβέσθαι | aor mid inf ) them. And they came and filled both the boats, so that they were about to sink.
Luke 5:9 For amazement had taken hold of him and all who were with him because of the catch of fish that they had taken (synelabon | συνέλαβον | aor act ind 3 pl),
Luke 22:54 Then they seized (syllabontes | συλλαβόντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) him and led him away, and brought him into the house of the high priest. Peter was following at a distance.
John 18:12 So the detachment of soldiers, their captain, and the officers of the Jews arrested (synelabon | συνέλαβον | aor act ind 3 pl) Jesus and bound him.
Acts 1:16 “My brothers, it was necessary for the Scripture to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit spoke beforehand by the mouth of David concerning Judas, who became guide to those who arrested (syllabousin | συλλαβοῦσιν | aor act ptcp dat pl masc) Jesus.
Acts 12:3 and when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest (syllabein | συλλαβεῖν | aor act inf ) Peter also. This was during the days of Unleavened Bread.
Acts 23:27 This man was seized (syllēmphthenta | συλλημφθέντα | aor pass ptcp acc sg masc) by the Jews and was about to be killed by them, when I came upon him and, with the soldiers, rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman citizen.
Acts 26:21 It was for that reason that the Jews seized (syllabomenoi | συλλαβόμενοι | aor mid ptcp nom pl masc) me in the temple and tried to kill me.
Philippians 4:3 Yes, I ask you also, my true comrade, help (syllambanou | συλλαμβάνου | pres mid imperative 2 sg) these women who have labored side by side with me in the cause of the gospel, along with Clement and the rest of my fellow workers, whose names are in the book of life.
James 1:15 Then desire, when it has conceived (syllabousa | συλλαβοῦσα | aor act ptcp nom sg fem), gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, brings forth death.