G2638 καταλαμβάνω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to seize upon, lay hold of
I seize tight hold of, overtake, comprehend
(a) I seize tight hold of, arrest, catch, capture, appropriate, (b) I overtake, (c) mid. aor: I perceived, comprehended.
to take eagerly, i.e. seize, possess, etc. (literally or figuratively)
Derivation: from G2596 and G2983;

KJV Usage: apprehend, attain, come upon, comprehend, find, obtain, perceive, (over-)take.

G2596 G2983
1) to lay hold of
1a) to lay hold of so as to make one's own, to obtain, attain to, to make one's own, to take into one's self, appropriate
1b) to seize upon, take possession of
1b1) of evils overtaking one, of the last day overtaking the wicked with destruction, of a demon about to torment one
1b2) in a good sense, of Christ by his holy power and influence laying hold of the human mind and will, in order to prompt and govern it
1c) to detect, catch
1d) to lay hold of with the mind
1d1) to understand, perceive, learn, comprehend

From G2596 and G1983; to take eagerly, that is, seize, possess, etc. (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: apprehend, attain, come upon, comprehend, find, obtain, perceive, (over-) take.

View how G2638 καταλαμβάνω is used in the Bible

15 occurrences of G2638 καταλαμβάνω

Mark 9:18 he taketh
John 1:5 comprehended
John 8:3 taken
John 8:4 was taken
John 12:35 come upon
Acts 4:13 perceived
Acts 10:34 I perceive
Acts 25:25 found
Romans 9:30 have attained
1 Corinthians 9:24 ye may obtain.
Ephesians 3:18 to comprehend
Philippians 3:12 that I may apprehend
Philippians 3:12 I am apprehended
Philippians 3:13 to have apprehended:
1 Thessalonians 5:4 should overtake

Distinct usage

1 he taketh
1 comprehended
1 taken
1 was taken
1 come upon
1 perceived
1 I perceive
1 found
1 have attained
1 ye may obtain.
1 to comprehend
1 that I may apprehend
1 I am apprehended
1 to have apprehended:
1 should overtake

Corresponding Hebrew Words

kata lambano H270 achaz
kata lambano H935 bo
kata lambano H1158 baah ni.
kata lambano H1692 davaq qal,hi
kata lambano H2179 zanav pi.
kata lambano * H2388 chazaq hi.
kata lambano H3920 lakhad
kata lambano H3947 laqach
kata lambano H4672 matsa qal,ni
kata lambano H5066 nagash ni.
kata lambano H5375 nasa
kata lambano H5381 nasag hi.
kata lambano H5462 sagar
kata lambano H6113 atsar
kata lambano H6923 qadam pi.
kata lambano H7912 shekhach aph.
kata lambano H8003 shalem pi.
kata lambano H8610 taphas