metalambanó: to partake ofOriginal Word: μεταλαμβάνω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (met-al-am-ban'-o)
Short Definition: I share in, partake of
Definition: (a) with gen: I take a share (part) of, share in, partake of, (b) with acc: I take after (later) or take instead.
3335 metalambánō (from 3326 /metá, "change after being with," and 2983 /lambánō, "aggressively take or receive") – properly, to lay hold of with initiative which prompts "a change afterward," i.e. to show real interest which brings certain change.Word Origin
from meta and lambanó
to partake of
find (1), receive his share (1), receives (1), share (1), take (2), taking...together (1).
STRONGS NT 3335: μεταλαμβάνω
μεταλαμβάνω; imperfect μετελάμβανον; 2 aorist infinitive μεταλαβεῖν, participle μεταλαβών; (see μετά, III. 1; from Pindar and Herodotus down); to be or to be made a partaker: genitive of the thing, 2 Timothy 2:6; Hebrews 6:7; Hebrews 12:10; τροφῆς, to partake of, take (some) food, Acts 2:46; Acts 27:33f (in 34 Rec. προσλαβεῖν); with the accusative of the thing, to get, find (a whole): καιρόν, Acts 24:25; on the construction with the genitive and accusative see Krüger, § 47, 15; cf. Winer's Grammar, § 30, 8.<1>
to partake of, share
From meta and lambano; to participate; genitive case, to accept (and use) -- eat, have, be partaker, receive, take.
see GREEK meta
see GREEK lambano μεταλαβειν μεταλαβείν μεταλαβεῖν μεταλαβων μεταλαβών μεταλαβὼν μεταλαμβανει μεταλαμβάνει μεταλαμβανειν μεταλαμβάνειν μετελαμβανον μετελάμβανον metalabein metalabeîn metalabon metalabōn metalabṑn metalambanei metalambánei metalambanein metalambánein metelambanon metelámbanon
Strong's Greek 3335
μεταλαβεῖν — 3 Occ.
μεταλαβὼν — 1 Occ.
μεταλαμβάνει — 1 Occ.
μεταλαμβάνειν — 1 Occ.
μετελάμβανον — 1 Occ.
Acts 2:46 V-IIA-3P
BIB: οἶκον ἄρτον μετελάμβανον τροφῆς ἐν
NAS: from house to house, they were taking their meals
KJV: house to house, did eat their meat
INT: house bread they partook of food with
Acts 24:25 V-APA-NMS
BIB: καιρὸν δὲ μεταλαβὼν μετακαλέσομαί σε
NAS: for the present, and when I find time
INT: opportunity moreover having found I will call for you
Acts 27:33 V-ANA
BIB: Παῦλος ἅπαντας μεταλαβεῖν τροφῆς λέγων
NAS: them all to take some food,
KJV: [them] all to take meat,
INT: Paul all to partake of food saying
Acts 27:34 V-ANA
BIB: παρακαλῶ ὑμᾶς μεταλαβεῖν τροφῆς τοῦτο
NAS: I encourage you to take some food,
INT: I exhort you to take food this
2 Timothy 2:6 V-PNA
BIB: τῶν καρπῶν μεταλαμβάνειν
NAS: to be the first to receive his share of the crops.
KJV: must be first partaker of the fruits.
INT: of the fruits partake
Hebrews 6:7 V-PIA-3S
BIB: καὶ γεωργεῖται μεταλαμβάνει εὐλογίας ἀπὸ
NAS: tilled, receives a blessing
KJV: it is dressed, receiveth blessing
INT: also it is tilled partakes of blessing from
Hebrews 12:10 V-ANA
BIB: εἰς τὸ μεταλαβεῖν τῆς ἁγιότητος
NAS: so that we may share His holiness.
KJV: that [we] might be partakers of his
INT: for [us] to share of the holiness