1439. eaó
Strong's Concordance
eaó: to let alone, leave
Original Word: ἐάω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: eaó
Phonetic Spelling: (eh-ah'-o)
Short Definition: I allow, permit, leave
Definition: I allow, permit, let alone, leave.
HELPS Word-studies

1439 eáō – to permit, which implies misgiving that goes with the allowing – such as pointing to a lurking danger (see Ac 23:32) or "putting up with something" with reluctance.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. verb, see also ea
Definition
to let alone, leave
NASB Translation
allow (2), allowed (2), leaving (1), left (1), let (2), permit (1), permitted (1), stop (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1439: ἐάω

ἐάω, ἕω; imperfect εἴων; future ἐάσω; 1 aorist εἴασα; from Homer down;

1. to allow, permit, let: followed by the infinitive, οὐκ ἄν εἴασε διορυγῆναι (T Tr WH διορυχθῆναι), Matthew 24:43; by the accusative of the person and the infinitive, Luke 4:41 (οὐκ εἴα αὐτά λαλεῖν); Acts 14:16; Acts 23:32; Acts 27:32; Acts 28:4; 1 Corinthians 10:13; by the accusative alone, when the infinitive is easily supplied from the context, οὐκ εἴασεν αὐτούς, namely, πορευθῆναι, Acts 16:7; οὐκ εἴων αὐτόν, namely, εἰσελθεῖν, Acts 19:30; (cf. Winer's Grammar, 476 (444)].

2. τινα, to suffer one to do what he wishes, not to restrain, to let alone: Revelation 2:20 Rec.; Acts 5:38 R G; ἐᾶτε namely, αὐτούς, is spoken by Christ to the apostles, meaning, 'do not resist them, let them alone,' (the following ἕως τούτου is to be separated from what precedes; (others connect the words closely, and render 'suffer them to go even to this extreme'; but cf. Meyer at the passage, Weiss edition)), Luke 22:51.

3. To give up, let go, leave: τάς ἀγκύρας ... εἴων εἰς τήν θάλασσαν, they let down into the sea (i. e., abandoned; cf. B. D. American edition, p. 3009{a} bottom), Acts 27:40. (Compare: προσεάω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
permit, leave alone.

Of uncertain affinity; to let be, i.e. Permit or leave alone -- commit, leave, let (alone), suffer. See also ea.

see GREEK ea

Forms and Transliterations
εά εάσαι εασαντες εάσαντες ἐάσαντες εάσατε εασει εάσει ἐάσει εάσεις εασόν έασόν Εατε εάτε Ἐᾶτε εβδομάδας εβδομάδες εβδομάδος εβδομάδων εβδομάς εια εία εἴα είασα ειασαν είασαν εἴασαν είασε ειασεν είασεν εἴασεν ειων είων εἴων easantes eásantes easei eásei Eate Eâte eia eía eiasan eíasan eiasen eíasen eion eiōn eíon eíōn
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11 Occurrences


ἐάσαντες — 1 Occ.
ἐάσει — 1 Occ.
Ἐᾶτε — 1 Occ.
εἴα — 1 Occ.
εἴασαν — 1 Occ.
εἴασεν — 4 Occ.
εἴων — 2 Occ.

Matthew 24:43 V-AIA-3S
GRK: οὐκ ἂν εἴασεν διορυχθῆναι τὴν
NAS: he would have been on the alert and would not have allowed his house
KJV: would not have suffered his house
INT: not anyhow have allowed to be dug through the

Luke 4:41 V-IIA-3S
GRK: ἐπιτιμῶν οὐκ εἴα αὐτὰ λαλεῖν
NAS: But rebuking them, He would not allow them to speak,
KJV: he rebuking [them] suffered them
INT: rebuking not he allowed them to speak

Luke 22:51 V-PMA-2P
GRK: Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν Ἐᾶτε ἕως τούτου
NAS: and said, Stop! No more
KJV: answered and said, Suffer ye thus far.
INT: Jesus said allow you as far as thus

Acts 14:16 V-AIA-3S
GRK: παρῳχημέναις γενεαῖς εἴασεν πάντα τὰ
NAS: gone by He permitted all
KJV: times past suffered all nations
INT: past generations allowed all the

Acts 16:7 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ οὐκ εἴασεν αὐτοὺς τὸ
NAS: of Jesus did not permit them;
KJV: but the Spirit suffered them not.
INT: and not did let them the

Acts 19:30 V-IIA-3P
GRK: δῆμον οὐκ εἴων αὐτὸν οἱ
NAS: the disciples would not let him.
KJV: the disciples suffered him
INT: people not did let him the

Acts 23:32 V-APA-NMP
GRK: δὲ ἐπαύριον ἐάσαντες τοὺς ἱππεῖς
NAS: But the next day, leaving the horsemen
KJV: On the morrow they left the horsemen
INT: moreover next day having allowed the horsemen

Acts 27:32 V-AIA-3P
GRK: σκάφης καὶ εἴασαν αὐτὴν ἐκπεσεῖν
NAS: of the [ship's] boat and let it fall away.
KJV: of the boat, and let her fall off.
INT: [life] boat and let her fall

Acts 27:40 V-IIA-3P
GRK: ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν
NAS: the anchors, they left them in the sea
KJV: the anchors, they committed [themselves] unto
INT: anchors having cut away they left in the

Acts 28:4 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ζῇν οὐκ εἴασεν
NAS: justice has not allowed him to live.
KJV: yet vengeance suffereth not
INT: to live not permitted

1 Corinthians 10:13 V-FIA-3S
GRK: ὃς οὐκ ἐάσει ὑμᾶς πειρασθῆναι
NAS: who will not allow you to be tempted
KJV: will not suffer you to be tempted
INT: who not will allow you to be tempted

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