G1189 δέομαι - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

I request, beg
I want for myself; I want, need; I beg, request, beseech, pray.
to beg (as binding oneself), i.e. petition
Derivation: middle voice of G1210;

KJV Usage: beseech, pray (to), make request.

Compare G4441. G1210 G4441
1) to want, lack
2) to desire, long for
3) to ask, beg
3a) the thing asked for
3b) to pray, make supplications
For Synonyms see entry G5802

Middle voice of G1210; to beg (as binding oneself), that is, petition

KJV Usage: beseech, pray (to), make request.

Compare G4441.

View how G1189 δέομαι is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of G1189 δέομαι

Matthew 9:38 {\cf6 Pray ye
Luke 5:12 and besought
Luke 8:28 I beseech
Luke 8:38 besought
Luke 9:38 I beseech
Luke 9:40 I besought
Luke 10:2 pray ye
Luke 21:36 and pray
Luke 22:32 have prayed
Acts 4:31 had prayed,
Acts 8:22 petition
Acts 8:24 Pray
Acts 8:34 I pray
Acts 10:2 prayed
Acts 21:39 I beseech
Acts 26:3 I beseech
Romans 1:10 Making request,
2 Corinthians 5:20 we pray
2 Corinthians 8:4 Begging
2 Corinthians 10:2 I beseech
Galatians 4:12 I beseech
1 Thessalonians 3:10 praying

Distinct usage

6 I beseech
1 {\cf6 Pray ye
1 and besought
1 besought
1 I besought
1 pray ye
1 and pray
1 have prayed
1 had prayed,
1 petition
1 Pray
1 I pray
1 prayed
1 Making request,
1 we pray
1 Begging
1 praying

Corresponding Hebrew Words

deomai H2603 chanan