G2799 κλαίω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to weep, lament, wail
I weep, weep for, mourn
I weep, weep for, mourn, lament.
to sob, i.e. wail aloud (whereas 1145 is rather to cry silently)
Derivation: of uncertain affinity;

KJV Usage: bewail, weep.

1) to mourn, weep, lament
1a) weeping as the sign of pain and grief for the thing signified (i.e. for the pain and grief)
1b) of those who mourn for the dead
2) to weep for, mourn for, bewail, one
For Synonyms see entry G5804

Of uncertain affinity; to sob, that is, wail aloud (whereas G1145 is rather to cry silently)

KJV Usage: bewail. weep.

View how G2799 κλαίω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 34 occurrences of G2799 κλαίω

Matthew 2:18
Matthew 26:75
Mark 5:38
Mark 5:39
Mark 14:72
Mark 16:10
Luke 6:21
Luke 6:25
Luke 7:13
Luke 7:32
Luke 7:38
Luke 8:52
Luke 19:41
Luke 22:62
Luke 23:28
John 11:31
John 11:33
John 16:20
John 20:11
John 20:13
John 20:15
Acts 9:39
Acts 21:13
Romans 12:15
1 Corinthians 7:30
Philippians 3:18
James 4:9
James 5:1
Revelation 5:4
Revelation 5:5

Corresponding Hebrew Words

klaio H1058 bakhah
klaio H1288 barakh
klaio H3766 kara
klaio H5198 nataph hi.
klaio H5594 saphad
klaio H7121 qara