G837 αὐξάνω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
αὐξάνω
to make large, increase, augment
Dodson:
αὐξάνω
I cause to increase, become greater, grow
(a) I cause to increase, become greater (b) I increase, grow.
Strong's:
αὐξάνω
to grow ("wax"), i.e. enlarge (literal or figurative, active or passive)
Derivation: a prolonged form of a primary verb;

KJV Usage: grow (up), (give the) increase.

TBESG:
αὐξάνω
to grow
G:V
αὐξάνω
(and the earlier form αὔξω,
Refs Eph.2:21, Col.2:19
; MM, see word), [in LXX chiefly for פָּרָה ;]
__1. trans., to make to grow:
Refs 1Co.3:6-7, 2Co.9:10
. Pass., to grow, increase, become greater:
Refs Mat.13:32, Mrk.4:8, 2Co.10:15, Col.1:6
; τῇ ἐπιγνώσει τ. θεοῦ, Col.1:10; εἰς σωτηρίαν, 1Pe.2:2.
__2. In later Gk. (but nowhere in LXX), intrans., to grow, increase: of plants,
Refs Mat.6:28, Luk.12:27 13:19
; of infants,
Refs Luk.1:80 2:40
; of a multitude, Act.7:17; of the increase of the Gospel: ὁ λόγος ηὔξανε,
Refs Act.6:7 12:24 19:20
; of Christ as a leader, Jhn.3:30; of Christian character: εἰς Χριοτόν, Eph.4:15; εἰς ναόν, Eph.2:21; ἐν χάριτι, 2Pe.3:18; τὴν αὔξησιν τ. θεσῦ, Col.2:19 (cf. συν, ὑπερ-αυξάνω).†
(AS)
Thayer:
1) to cause to grow, augment
2) to increase, become greater
3) to grow, increase
3a) of plants
3b) of infants
3c) of a multitude of people
3d) of inward Christian growth


αὐξάνω
auxanō
owx-an'-o
A prolonged form of a primary verb; to grow (“wax”), that is, enlarge (literally or figuratively, actively or passively)

KJV Usage: grow (up), (give the) increase.


View how G837 αὐξάνω is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of G837 αὐξάνω

Matthew 6:28 they grow;
Matthew 13:32 it is grown,
Mark 4:8 increased;
Luke 1:80 grew,
Luke 2:40 grew,
Luke 12:27 they grow:
Luke 13:19 it grew,
John 3:30 increase,
Acts 6:7 increased;
Acts 7:17 grew
Acts 12:24 grew
Acts 19:20 grew
1 Corinthians 3:6 hath given the increase.
1 Corinthians 3:7 that giveth the increase.
2 Corinthians 9:10 increase
2 Corinthians 10:15 is increased,
Ephesians 2:21 groweth
Ephesians 4:15 may grow up
Colossians 1:10 increasing
Colossians 2:19 increaseth
1 Peter 2:2 ye may grow
2 Peter 3:18 grow

Distinct usage

3 grew
2 increased;
2 grew,
1 it is grown,
1 increase,
1 hath given the increase.
1 that giveth the increase.
1 groweth
1 ye may grow
1 they grow:
1 is increased,
1 they grow;
1 increasing
1 it grew,
1 increase
1 increaseth
1 may grow up
1 grow

Corresponding Hebrew Words

auxano H1431 gadal qal,pi
auxano H3318 yatsa hi.
auxano H5375 nasa ni,hithpael
auxano H6509 parah qal.,hi.
auxano H6555 parats
auxano H6743 tsaleach
auxano H7235 ravah


Related words

G837 αὐξάνω

G838 αὔξησις
αὔξησις
auxēsis
owx'-ay-sis
From G837; growth

KJV Usage: increase.


G3166 μεγαλαυχέω
μεγαλαυχέω
megalaucheō
meg-al-ow-kheh'-o
From a compound of G3173 and αὐχέω aucheō (to boast; akin to G837 and G2744); to talk big, that is, be grandiloquent (arrogant, egotistic)

KJV Usage: boast great things.


G4885 συναυξάνω
συναυξάνω
sunauxanō
soon-owx-an'-o
From G4862 and G837; to increase (grow up) together

KJV Usage: grow together.


G5199 ὑγιής
ὑγιής
hugiēs
hoog-ee-ace'
From the base of G837; healthy, that is, well (in body); figuratively true (in doctrine)

KJV Usage: sound, whole.


G5232 ὑπεραυξάνω
ὑπεραυξάνω
huperauxanō
hoop-er-owx-an'-o
From G5228 and G837; to increase above ordinary degree

KJV Usage: grow exceedingly.