G2837 κοιμάω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
κοιμάω
to lull
Dodson:
κοιμάομαι
I fall asleep, am asleep
I fall asleep, am asleep, sometimes of the sleep of death.
Strong's:
κοιμάω
to put to sleep, i.e. (passively or reflexively) to slumber; figuratively, to decease
Derivation: from G2749;

KJV Usage: (be a-, fall a-, fall on) sleep, be dead.

G2749
TBESG:
κοιμάω
to sleep
G:V
κοιμάω, -ῶ
[in LXX chiefly for שָׁכַב ;]
to lull to sleep, put to sleep. Mid and pass., to fall asleep (M, Pr., 162; M, Th., 1, 4, 13):
Refs Mat.28:13, Luk.22:45, Jhn.11:12, Act.12:6
. Metaph, of death:
Refs Mat.27:52, Jhn.11:11 Act.7:60 13:36, 1Co.7:39 11:30 15:6 15:18 15:20 15:51, 1Th.4:13-15, 2Pe.3:4
(cf.
Refs Isa.14:8 43:17, 2Ma.12:45
).†
SYN.: καθεύδω (AS)
Thayer:
1) to cause to sleep, put to sleep
2) metaph.
2a) to still, calm, quiet
2b) to fall asleep, to sleep
2c) to die


κοιμάω
koimaō
koy-mah'-o
From G2749; to put to sleep, that is, (passively or reflexively) to slumber; figuratively to decease

KJV Usage: (be a-, fall a-, fall on) sleep, be dead.


View how G2837 κοιμάω is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of G2837 κοιμάω

Matthew 27:52 slept
Matthew 28:13 slept.
Luke 22:45 sleeping
John 11:11 sleepeth;
John 11:12 he sleepeth,
Acts 7:60 he fell asleep.
Acts 12:6 sleeping
Acts 13:36 fell asleep,
1 Corinthians 7:39 is dead,
1 Corinthians 11:30 sleep.
1 Corinthians 15:6 have fallen asleep.
1 Corinthians 15:18 having been fallen asleep
1 Corinthians 15:20 of them that slept.
1 Corinthians 15:51 We shall
1 Corinthians 15:51 sleep,
1 Thessalonians 4:13 them who are asleep,
1 Thessalonians 4:14 having gone to sleep
1 Thessalonians 4:15 are asleep.
2 Peter 3:4 fell asleep,

Distinct usage

2 sleeping
2 fell asleep,
1 slept.
1 sleepeth;
1 he sleepeth,
1 he fell asleep.
1 is dead,
1 sleep.
1 have fallen asleep.
1 We shall
1 sleep,
1 them who are asleep,
1 are asleep.
1 slept
1 having gone to sleep
1 having been fallen asleep
1 of them that slept.

Corresponding Hebrew Words

koimao H956 but
koimao H1961 hayah ni.
koimao H1980 halakh
koimao H3286 yaga
koimao H3427 yashav
koimao H3462 yashan
koimao H3885 lin
koimao H5181 nachat
koimao H5440 savakh pu.
koimao H7257 ravats
koimao H7290 radam ni.
koimao H7901 shakhav qal,hi


Related words

G2837 κοιμάω

G2838 κοίμησις
κοίμησις
koimēsis
koy'-may-sis
From G2837; sleeping, that is, (by implication) repose

KJV Usage: taking of rest.


G2749 κεῖμαι

κεῖμαι
keimai
ki'-mahee
Middle voice of a primary verb; to lie outstretched (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: be (appointed, laid up, made, set), lay, lie.

Compare G5087.

G345 ἀνακεῖμαι
ἀνακεῖμαι
anakeimai
an-ak-i'-mahee
From G303 and G2749; to recline (as a corpse or at a meal)

KJV Usage: guest, lean, lie, sit (down, at meat), at the table.


G480 ἀντίκειμαι
ἀντίκειμαι
antikeimai
an-tik'-i-mahee
From G473 and G2749; to lie opposite, that is, be adverse (figuratively repugnant) to

KJV Usage: adversary, be contrary, oppose.


G606 ἀπόκειμαι
ἀπόκειμαι
apokeimai
ap-ok'-i-mahee
From G575 and G2749; to be reserved; figuratively to await

KJV Usage: be appointed, (be) laid up.


G1945 ἐπίκειμαι
ἐπίκειμαι
epikeimai
ep-ik'-i-mahee
From G1909 and G2749; to rest upon (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: impose, be instant, (be) laid (there-, up-) on, (when) lay (on), lie (on), press upon.


G2621 κατάκειμαι
κατάκειμαι
katakeimai
kat-ak'-i-mahee
From G2596 and G2749; to lie down, that is, (by implication) be sick; specifically to recline at a meal

KJV Usage: keep, lie, sit at meat (down).


G2845 κοίτη
κοίτη
koitē
koy'-tay
From G2749; a couch; by extension cohabitation; by implication the male sperm

KJV Usage: bed, chambering, X conceive.


G2968 κώμη
κώμη
kōmē
ko'-may
From G2749; a hamlet (as if laid down)

KJV Usage: town, village.


G2970 κῶμος
κῶμος
kōmos
ko'-mos
From G2749; a carousal (as if a letting loose)

KJV Usage: revelling, rioting.


G3873 παράκειμαι
παράκειμαι
parakeimai
par-ak'-i-mahee
From G3844 and G2749; to lie near, that is, be at hand (figuratively be prompt or easy)

KJV Usage: be present.


G4029 περίκειμαι
περίκειμαι
perikeimai
per-ik'-i-mahee
From G4012 and G2749; to lie all around, that is, inclose, encircle, hamper (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: be bound (compassed) with, hang about.


G4295 πρόκειμαι
πρόκειμαι
prokeimai
prok'-i-mahee
From G4253 and G2749; to lie before the view, that is, (figuratively) to be present (to the mind), to stand forth (as an example or reward)

KJV Usage: be first, set before (forth).


G5087 τίθημι
τίθημι
tithēmi
tith'-ay-mee
A prolonged form of a primary word θέω theō (which is used only as an alternate in certain tenses); to place (in the widest application, literally and figuratively; properly in a passive or horizontal posture, and thus different from G2476, which properly denotes an upright and active position, while G2749 is properly reflexive and utterly prostrate)

KJV Usage: + advise, appoint, bow, commit, conceive, give, X kneel down, lay (aside, down, up), make, ordain, purpose, put, set (forth), settle, sink down.


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