G2816 κληρονομέω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to receive a share of an inheritance, to inherit a portion
I inherit, obtain
I inherit, obtain (possess) by inheritance, acquire.
to be an heir to (literally or figuratively)
Derivation: from G2818;

KJV Usage: be heir, (obtain by) inherit(-ance).

to inherit
κληρονομέω, -ῶ
(< κληρονόμος) [in LXX chiefly for יָרַשׁ, also for נָחַל, etc. ;]
__1. to receive by lot.
__2. to inherit (in cl., usually with genitive of thing(s)): absol., Gal.4:30 (LXX); in general, to possess oneself of, receive as one's own, obtain (as Deu.4:5, al., cf.
Refs Psa.25:3, Isa.61:7
): with accusative of thing(s) (as generally in late Gk., see M, Pr., 65), of the Messianic Kingdom (cf.
Refs Psa.37:11, Sir.4:13 37:26
, and see Dalman, Words, 125 ff.) and its bless­ings and privileges, τ. γῆν, Mat.5:5 (cf. LXX); τ. βασιλείαν, β. θεοῦ, Mat.25:34,
Refs 1Co.6:9-10 15:50, Gal.5:21
; ζωὴν αἰώνιον,
Refs Mat.19:29, Mrk.10:17, Luk.10:25 18:18
; σωτηρίαν, Heb.1:14; τ. ἐπαγγελίας, Heb.6:12; ἀφθαρσίαν, 1Co.15:50; ὄνομα, Heb.1:4; τ. εὐλογίαν,
Refs Heb.12:17, 1Pe.3:9
; ταῦτα, Rev.21:7 (cf. κατα-κληρονομέω).†
1) to receive a lot, receive by lot
1a) esp. to receive a part of an inheritance, receive as an inheritance, obtain by right of inheritance
1b) to be an heir, to inherit
2) to receive the portion assigned to one, receive an allotted portion, receive as one's own or as a possession
3) to become partaker of, to obtain

From G2818; to be an heir to (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: be heir, (obtain by) inherit (-ance).

View how G2816 κληρονομέω is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of G2816 κληρονομέω

Matthew 5:5 shall inherit
Matthew 19:29 shall inherit
Matthew 25:34 inherit
Mark 10:17 I may inherit
Luke 10:25 to inherit
Luke 18:18 to inherit
1 Corinthians 6:9 shall
1 Corinthians 6:9 inherit
1 Corinthians 6:10 shall inherit
1 Corinthians 15:50 inherit
1 Corinthians 15:50 doth
1 Corinthians 15:50 inherit
Galatians 4:30 shall
Galatians 4:30 be heir
Galatians 5:21 shall
Galatians 5:21 inherit
Hebrews 1:4 he hath by inheritance obtained
Hebrews 1:14 inherit
Hebrews 6:12 inherit
Hebrews 12:17 have inherited
1 Peter 3:9 ye should inherit
Revelation 21:7 shall inherit

Distinct usage

7 inherit
4 shall inherit
3 shall
2 to inherit
1 doth
1 be heir
1 have inherited
1 ye should inherit
1 he hath by inheritance obtained
1 I may inherit

Corresponding Hebrew Words

kleronomeo H270 achaz ni.
kleronomeo H962 bazaz
kleronomeo H2505 chalaq pi.
kleronomeo H3045 yada
kleronomeo H3423 yarash qal,hi
kleronomeo H3920 lakhad
kleronomeo H5157 nachal qal,hi,hith

Related words

G2816 κληρονομέω

G2818 κληρονόμος

From G2819 and the base of G3551 (in its original sense of partitioning, that is, [reflexively] getting by apportionment); a sharer by lot, that is, an inheritor (literally or figuratively); by implication a possessor

KJV Usage: heir.

G2817 κληρονομία
From G2818; heirship, that is, (concretely) a patrimony or (generally) a possession

KJV Usage: inheritance.

G4789 συγκληρονόμος
From G4862 and G2818; a co-heir, that is, (by analogy) participant in common

KJV Usage: fellow (joint) -heir, heir together, heir with.