Strong's Greek: 2233 ἡγέομαι  (hegeomai) - count, think, esteem, have rule over, be governor, misc

G2233

ἡγέομαι 

Transliteration

hegeomai;

Pronunciation

hayg-eh'-om-ahee

Parts of Speech

v

Root Word (Etymology)

middle voice of a (presumed) strengthened form of 71

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:907

KJV Translation Count — 28x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: count (10), think (4), esteem (3), have rule over (3), be governor (2), misc (6)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to lead
a. to go before
b. to be a leader
1. to rule, command
2. to have authority over
3. a prince, of regal power, governor, viceroy, chief, leading as respects influence, controlling in counsel, overseers or leaders of the churches
4. used of any kind of leader, chief, commander
5. the leader in speech, chief, spokesman
2. to consider, deem, account, think
For Synonyms see entry 5837

Strong's Definitions

hayg-eh'-om-ahee; middle of a (presumed) strengthened form of (71) (ἄγω); to lead, i.e. command (with official authority); figurative to deem, i.e. consider: — account, (be) chief, count, esteem, governor, judge, have the rule over, suppose, think.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And thou G2233thlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a G2233, that shall G2233 my people Israel.

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But ye shall not G2233 so: but he that is greatest among you, let him G2233 as the younger; and he that is chief, as he that doth serve.

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And delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favour and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh king of Egypt; and he made him G2233 G2233 Egypt and all his house.

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And they called Barnabas, Jupiter; and Paul, Mercurius, G2233cause he was the chief speaker.

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Then pleased it the apostles and elders, with the whole church, to send chosen men of their own company to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas; namely, Judas surnamed Barsabas, and Silas, chief men among the brethren:

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I G2233 myself happy, king Agrippa, G2233cause I shall answer for myself this day G2233fore thee touching all the things whereof I am accused of the Jews:

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Therefore I thought it necessary to exhort the brethren, that they would go G2233fore unto you, and make up G2233forehand your bounty, whereof ye had notice G2233fore, that the same might G2233 ready, as a matter of bounty, and not as of covetousness.

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Let nothing G2233 done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each G2233 other G2233tter than themselves.

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Who, G2233ing in the form of God, thought it not robG2233ry to G2233 equal with God:

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Yet I supposed it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, and companion in labour, and fellowsoldier, but your messenger, and he that ministered to my wants.

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