G1377 διώκω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to pursue
I pursue, persecute
I pursue, hence: I persecute.
compare the base of G1169 and G1249); to pursue (literally or figuratively); by implication, to persecute
Derivation: a prolonged (and causative) form of a primary verb δίω (to flee;

KJV Usage: ensue, follow (after), given to, (suffer) persecute(-ion), press forward.

G1169 G1249
1) to make to run or flee, put to flight, drive away
2) to run swiftly in order to catch a person or thing, to run after
2a) to press on: figuratively of one who in a race runs swiftly to reach the goal
2b) to pursue (in a hostile manner)
3) in any way whatever to harass, trouble, molest one
3a) to persecute
3b) to be mistreated, suffer persecution on account of something
4) without the idea of hostility, to run after, follow after: someone
5) metaph., to pursue
5a) to seek after eagerly, earnestly endeavour to acquire

A prolonged (and causative) form of a primary verb δίω diō (to flee; compare the base of G1169 and G1249); to pursue (literally or figuratively); by implication to persecute

KJV Usage: ensue, follow (after), given to, (suffer) persecute (-ion), press toward.

View how G1377 διώκω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 43 occurrences of G1377 διώκω

Matthew 5:10 are they who are persecuted
Matthew 5:11 persecute
Matthew 5:12 they persecuted
Matthew 5:44 persecute
Matthew 10:23 they persecute
Matthew 23:34 persecute
Luke 17:23 follow
Luke 21:12 persecute
John 5:16 persecuted
John 15:20 they have persecuted
John 15:20 they will
John 15:20 persecute
Acts 7:52 have
Acts 7:52 persecuted?
Acts 9:4 persecutest thou
Acts 9:5 persecutest:
Acts 22:4 persecuted
Acts 22:7 persecutest thou
Acts 22:8 persecutest.
Acts 26:11 I persecuted
Acts 26:14 persecutest thou
Acts 26:15 persecutest.
Romans 9:30 followed
Romans 9:31 who followed
Romans 12:13 given
Romans 12:14 them who persecute
Romans 14:19 Let us
Romans 14:19 follow after
1 Corinthians 4:12 being persecuted,
1 Corinthians 14:1 Follow

Distinct usage

5 persecute
5 follow
3 persecuted
3 persecutest thou
3 I persecuted
2 persecutest.
2 follow after
1 are they who are persecuted
1 they persecuted
1 they persecute
1 they have persecuted
1 they will
1 have
1 persecuted?
1 persecutest:
1 followed
1 who followed
1 given
1 them who persecute
1 Let us
1 being persecuted,
1 Persecuted,
1 he who persecuted
1 do I
1 suffer persecution?
1 they should suffer persecution
1 persecuting
1 I press on,
1 I press
1 shall suffer persecution.

Corresponding Hebrew Words

dioko H340 ayav
dioko H1272 barach hi.
dioko H1725 dahar
dioko H1765 dachaph
dioko H1980 halakh
dioko H2729 charad hi.
dioko H5086 nadaph ni.
dioko H5127 nus
dioko H7287 radah
dioko H7291 radaph qal,ni,pi
dioko H7323 ruts
dioko H7703 shadad
dioko H8199 shaphat