1619. ektenós
Strong's Concordance
ektenós: intently, fervently
Original Word: ἐκτενῶς
Part of Speech: Adverb
Transliteration: ektenós
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-ten-oce')
Short Definition: earnestly, strenuously
Definition: earnestly, strenuously, fervently.
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Cognate: 1619 ektenṓs (an adverb) – properly, fully-stretched, i.e. describing the verbal idea as extended out, to its necessary (full) potential ("without slack"); strenuously, without undue let up (as "completely taut"). See 1618 (ektenēs).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
adverb from ektenés
Definition
intently, fervently
NASB Translation
fervently (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1619: ἐκτενῶς

ἐκτενῶς, adverb, earnestly, fervently: Acts 12:5 L T Tr WH; ἀγαπᾶν, 1 Peter 1:22. (Jonah 3:8; Joel 1:14; 3Macc. 5:9. Polybius etc. Cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 311; (Winer's Grammar, 25; 463 (431)).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
fervently.

Adverb from ektenes; intently -- fervently.

see GREEK ektenes

Forms and Transliterations
εκτενως εκτενώς ἐκτενῶς εκτήκουσαν εξετηκόμην εξέτηξας εξέτηξέ ektenos ektenôs ektenōs ektenō̂s
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Strong's Greek 1619
2 Occurrences


ἐκτενῶς — 2 Occ.

Acts 12:5 Adv
GRK: δὲ ἦν ἐκτενῶς γινομένη ὑπὸ
NAS: for him was being made fervently by the church
INT: moreover was fervent made by

1 Peter 1:22 Adv
GRK: ἀλλήλους ἀγαπήσατε ἐκτενῶς
NAS: love of the brethren, fervently love
KJV: a pure heart fervently:
INT: one another love you fervently

2 Occurrences

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