G5442 φυλάσσω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to keep watch and ward, keep guard
I keep, guard, observe
(a) I guard, protect; mid: I am on my guard, (b) act. and mid. of customs and regulations: I keep, observe.
to watch, i.e. be on guard (literally of figuratively); by implication, to preserve, obey, avoid
Derivation: probably from G5443 through the idea of isolation;

KJV Usage: beward, keep (self), observe, save.

Compare G5083. G5443 G5083
1) to guard
1a) to watch, keep watch
1b) to guard or watch, have an eye upon: lest he escape
1c) to guard a person (or thing) that he may remain safe
1c1) lest he suffer violence, be despoiled, etc. to protect
1c2) to protect one from a person or thing
1c3) to keep from being snatched away, preserve safe and unimpaired
1c4) to guard from being lost or perishing
1c5) to guard one's self from a thing
1d) to guard i.e. care for, take care not to violate
1d1) to observe
2) to observe for one's self something to escape
2a) to avoid, shun flee from
2b) to guard for one's self (i.e. for one's safety's sake) so as not to violate, i.e. to keep, observe (the precepts of the Mosaic law)
For Synonyms see entry G5874

Probably from G5443 through the idea of isolation; to watch, that is, be on guard (literally or figuratively); by implication to preserve . obey, avoid

KJV Usage: beware, keep (self), observe, save.

Compare G5083.

View how G5442 φυλάσσω is used in the Bible

30 occurrences of G5442 occurrences of G5442 φυλάσσω

Matthew 19:20 have I kept
Mark 10:20 have I observed
Luke 2:8 keeping
Luke 8:29 he was kept
Luke 11:21 keepeth
Luke 11:28 keep
Luke 12:15 beware
Luke 18:21 have I kept
John 12:25 shall keep
John 17:12 I have kept,
Acts 7:53 have
Acts 7:53 kept
Acts 12:4 to keep
Acts 16:4 to keep,
Acts 21:24 keeping
Acts 21:25 that they keep
Acts 22:20 kept
Acts 23:35 to be kept
Acts 28:16 that kept
Romans 2:26 keepeth
Galatians 6:13 keep
2 Thessalonians 3:3 keep
1 Timothy 5:21 thou observe
1 Timothy 6:20 keep
2 Timothy 1:12 to keep
2 Timothy 1:14 keep
2 Timothy 4:15 beware
2 Peter 2:5 saved
2 Peter 3:17 beware
1 John 5:21 keep

Distinct usage

6 keep
3 beware
3 to keep
2 have I kept
2 keeping
2 keepeth
2 kept
1 have I observed
1 he was kept
1 shall keep
1 I have kept,
1 have
1 to keep,
1 that they keep
1 to be kept
1 that kept
1 thou observe
1 saved

Corresponding Hebrew Words

phulasso H1961 hayah khalu
phulasso H2095 zahar ni.,hi.
phulasso H2421 chayah pi.
phulasso H5341 natsar
phulasso H5425 natar
phulasso H6113 atsar
phulasso H6213 asah
phulasso H6487 piqqadon
phulasso H6822 tsaphah
phulasso H8085 shama
phulasso H8104 shamar