G3004 λέγω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
λέγω
to lay asleep, lull to sleep
to gather, pick up
to say, speak
Dodson:
λέγω
I say, speak
(denoting speech in progress), (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.
Strong's:
λέγω
properly, to "lay" forth, i.e. (figuratively) relate (in words (usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue)); by implication, to mean
Derivation: a primary verb;

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say(-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.

G2036 G5346 G4483 G2980
Thayer:
1) to say, to speak
1a) affirm over, maintain
1b) to teach
1c) to exhort, advise, to command, direct
1d) to point out with words, intend, mean, mean to say
1e) to call by name, to call, name
1f) to speak out, speak of, mention


λέγω
legō
leg'-o
A primary verb; properly to “lay” forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say (-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.


View how G3004 λέγω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 1244 occurrences of G3004 λέγω

Matthew 1:16 is called
Matthew 1:20 saying,
Matthew 1:22 saying,
Matthew 2:2 Saying,
Matthew 2:13 saying,
Matthew 2:15 saying,
Matthew 2:17 saying,
Matthew 2:20 Saying,
Matthew 2:23 called
Matthew 3:2 saying,
Matthew 3:3 saying,
Matthew 3:9 to say
Matthew 3:9 I say
Matthew 3:14 him, saying,
Matthew 3:17 saying,
Matthew 4:6 saith
Matthew 4:9 saith
Matthew 4:10 saith
Matthew 4:14 saying,
Matthew 4:17 to say,
Matthew 4:18 called
Matthew 4:19 he saith
Matthew 5:2 saying,
Matthew 5:18 I say
Matthew 5:20 I say
Matthew 5:22 say
Matthew 5:26 I say
Matthew 5:28 say
Matthew 5:32 say
Matthew 5:34 say

Distinct usage

323 saying,
160 saith
139 I say
58 saying
52 he saith
52 said
42 say
34 said,
30 He said
25 saith,
21 say,
18 he saith,
15 is called
14 to say
12 I speak
11 called
11 they say
11 and said,
11 and said
10 he said,
9 tell
9 sayest
9 I say,
8 they said,
8 {\cf6 I tell
7 saith he
7 I tell
7 he spoke
7 and saith
6 ye say,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

lego H559 amar qal.,ni.
lego H1326 batah
lego H1696 davar
lego H3576 kazav hi.
lego H4687 mitsvah
lego H4911 mashal qal,pi
lego H5001 naam
lego * H5002 neum
lego H5608 saphar pi.