G1586 ἐκλέγομαι - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

I choose, elect
I pick out for myself, choose, elect, select.
to select
Derivation: middle voice from G1537 and G3004 (in its primary sense);

KJV Usage: make choice, choose (out), chosen.

G1537 G3004
1) to pick out, choose, to pick or choose out for one's self
1a) choosing one out of many, i.e. Jesus choosing his disciples
1b) choosing one for an office
1c) of God choosing whom he judged fit to receive his favours and separated from the rest of mankind to be peculiarly his own and to be attended continually by his gracious oversight
1c1) i.e. the Israelites
1d) of God the Father choosing Christians, as those whom he set apart from the irreligious multitude as dear unto himself, and whom he has rendered, through faith in Christ, citizens in the Messianic kingdom: (James
2:5) so that the ground of the choice lies in Christ and his merits only

Middle voice from G1537 and G3004 (in its primary sense); to select

KJV Usage: make choice, choose (out), chosen.

View how G1586 ἐκλέγομαι is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of G1586 ἐκλέγομαι

Mark 13:20
Luke 6:13
Luke 10:42
Luke 14:7
John 6:70
John 13:18
John 15:16
John 15:19
Acts 1:2
Acts 1:24
Acts 6:5
Acts 13:17
Acts 15:7
Acts 15:22
Acts 15:25
1 Corinthians 1:27
1 Corinthians 1:28
Ephesians 1:4
James 2:5

Corresponding Hebrew Words

see st. ek lego H977 bachar
see st. ek lego H1262 barah
see st. ek lego H1305 barar qal,pi,hithp
see st. ek lego H3947 laqach
see st. ek lego H6901 qaval pi.
see st. ek lego H6908 qavats
see st. ek lego H8446 tur