2967. kóluó
Strong's Concordance
kóluó: to hinder
Original Word: κωλύω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kóluó
Phonetic Spelling: (ko-loo'-o)
Short Definition: I prevent, hinder
Definition: I prevent, debar, hinder; with infin: from doing so and so.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
probably from the same as kolazó
Definition
to hinder
NASB Translation
forbid (2), forbidden (1), forbidding (1), forbids (1), hinder (5), hindered (1), hindering (1), kept (1), prevent (3), prevented (2), prevents (1), refuse (1), restrained (1), stand in...way (1), withhold (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2967: κωλύω

κωλύω; imperfect 1 person plural ἐκωλύομεν (Mark 9:38 T Tr text WH); 1 aorist ἐκώλυσα; passive, present κωλύομαι; 1 aorist ἐκωλύθην; (from κόλος, lopped, clipped; properly, to cut off, cut short, hence) to hinder, prevent, forbid; (from Pindar down); the Sept. for כָּלָא, twice (viz. 1 Samuel 25:26; 2 Samuel 13:13) for מָנַע : τινα followed by an infinitive (Winer's Grammar, § 65, 2 β.; cf. Buttmann, § 148,13), Matthew 19:14; Luke 23:2; Acts 16:6; Acts 24:23; 1 Thessalonians 2:16; Hebrews 7:23; τί κωλύει με βαπτισθῆναι; what doth binder me from being (to be) baptized? Acts 8:36; the infinitive is omitted, as being evident from what has gone before, Mark 9:38; Mark 10:14; Luke 9:49; Luke 11:52; Luke 18:16; Acts 11:17; Romans 1:13; 3 John 1:10; αὐτόν is lacking, because it has preceded, Luke 9:50; the accusative is lacking, because easily supplied from the context, 1 Timothy 4:3; as often in Greek writings, construction with τινα τίνος, to keep one from a thing, Acts 27:43; with the accusative of the thing, τήν παραφρονίαν, to restrain, check, 2 Peter 2:16; τό λαλεῖν γλωσαις, 1 Corinthians 14:39; τί, followed by τοῦ μή, can anyone hinder the water (which offers itself), that these should not be baptized? Acts 10:47; in imitation of the Hebrew כָּלָא followed by מִן of the person and the § of the thing, to withhold a thing from anyone, i. e. to deny or refuse one a thing: Luke 6:29 (Buttmann, § 132, 5) (τό μνημεῖον ἀπό σου, Genesis 23:6). (Compare: διακωλύω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
forbid, hinder, prevent

From the base of kolazo; to estop, i.e. Prevent (by word or act) -- forbid, hinder, keep from, let, not suffer, withstand.

see GREEK kolazo

Forms and Transliterations
εκωλύθη εκωλυθην εκωλύθην ἐκωλύθην εκωλυομεν ἐκωλύομεν εκώλυσα εκωλύσαμεν εκωλυσατε εκωλύσατε ἐκωλύσατε εκώλυσε εκώλυσέ εκωλυσεν εκώλυσεν ἐκώλυσεν κώλυε κωλυει κωλύει κωλυειν κωλύειν κωλυεσθαι κωλύεσθαι κωλυετε κωλύετε κωλυθεντες κωλυθέντες κωλυοντα κωλύοντα κωλυοντων κωλυόντων κωλυσαι κωλύσαι κωλῦσαι κωλῦσαί κωλύσει κωλύση κωλυσης κωλύσης κωλύσῃς κώλυσον κωλύσω κωλύων κωμάρχας ekoluomen ekōluomen ekolusate ekōlusate ekolusen ekōlusen ekoluthen ekōluthēn ekolyomen ekolýomen ekōlyomen ekōlýomen ekolysate ekolýsate ekōlysate ekōlýsate ekolysen ekōlysen ekṓlysen ekolythen ekolýthen ekōlythēn ekōlýthēn koluei kōluei koluein kōluein koluesthai kōluesthai koluete kōluete koluonta kōluonta koluonton kōluontōn kolusai kōlusai koluses kōlusēs koluthentes kōluthentes kolyei kolýei kōlyei kōlýei kolyein kolýein kōlyein kōlýein kolyesthai kolýesthai kōlyesthai kōlýesthai kolyete kolýete kōlyete kōlýete kolyonta kolýonta kōlyonta kōlýonta kolyonton kolyónton kōlyontōn kōlyóntōn kolysai kolŷsai kolŷsaí kōlysai kōlŷsai kōlŷsaí kolýseis kōlýsēis kolyses kōlysēs kolythentes kolythéntes kōlythentes kōlythéntes
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23 Occurrences


ἐκωλύομεν — 2 Occ.
ἐκωλύσατε — 1 Occ.
ἐκώλυσεν — 2 Occ.
ἐκωλύθην — 1 Occ.
κωλύει — 2 Occ.
κωλύειν — 1 Occ.
κωλύεσθαι — 1 Occ.
κωλύετε — 6 Occ.
κωλύοντα — 1 Occ.
κωλυόντων — 2 Occ.
κωλῦσαί — 2 Occ.
κωλύσῃς — 1 Occ.
κωλυθέντες — 1 Occ.

Matthew 19:14 V-PMA-2P
GRK: καὶ μὴ κωλύετε αὐτὰ ἐλθεῖν
NAS: alone, and do not hinder them from coming
KJV: little children, and forbid them not,
INT: and not do forbid them to come

Mark 9:38 V-IIA-1P
GRK: δαιμόνια καὶ ἐκωλύομεν αὐτόν ὅτι
NAS: in Your name, and we tried to prevent him because
KJV: us: and we forbad him, because
INT: demons and we forbade him because

Mark 9:39 V-PMA-2P
GRK: εἶπεν Μὴ κωλύετε αὐτόν οὐδεὶς
NAS: said, Do not hinder him, for there is no one
KJV: Jesus said, Forbid him not:
INT: said not Forbid him no one

Mark 10:14 V-PMA-2P
GRK: με μὴ κωλύετε αὐτά τῶν
NAS: to come to Me; do not hinder them; for the kingdom
KJV: me, and forbid them not:
INT: me not do hinder them to the

Luke 6:29 V-ASA-2S
GRK: χιτῶνα μὴ κωλύσῃς
NAS: your coat, do not withhold your shirt
KJV: cloke forbid not
INT: tunic not do withhold

Luke 9:49 V-IIA-1P
GRK: δαιμόνια καὶ ἐκωλύομεν αὐτὸν ὅτι
NAS: in Your name; and we tried to prevent him because
KJV: name; and we forbad him, because
INT: demons and we forbade him because

Luke 9:50 V-PMA-2P
GRK: Ἰησοῦς Μὴ κωλύετε ὃς γὰρ
NAS: said to him, Do not hinder [him]; for he who
KJV: unto him, Forbid [him] not: for
INT: Jesus not Forbid who indeed

Luke 11:52 V-AIA-2P
GRK: τοὺς εἰσερχομένους ἐκωλύσατε
NAS: did not enter, and you hindered those
KJV: them that were entering in ye hindered.
INT: those who were entering you hindered

Luke 18:16 V-PMA-2P
GRK: καὶ μὴ κωλύετε αὐτά τῶν
NAS: to come to Me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom
KJV: me, and forbid them not:
INT: and not do forbid them of the

Luke 23:2 V-PPA-AMS
GRK: ἡμῶν καὶ κωλύοντα φόρους Καίσαρι
NAS: our nation and forbidding to pay
KJV: and forbidding to give
INT: of us and forbidding tribute to Ceasar

Acts 8:36 V-PIA-3S
GRK: ὕδωρ τί κωλύει με βαπτισθῆναι
NAS: What prevents me from being baptized?
KJV: what doth hinder me
INT: water what prevents me to be baptized

Acts 10:47 V-ANA
GRK: ὕδωρ δύναται κωλῦσαί τις τοῦ
NAS: one can refuse the water for these
KJV: Can any man forbid water, that these
INT: water can forbid any one that

Acts 11:17 V-ANA
GRK: ἤμην δυνατὸς κωλῦσαι τὸν θεόν
NAS: was I that I could stand in God's
KJV: I, that I could withstand God?
INT: was I [to be] able to forbid God

Acts 16:6 V-APP-NMP
GRK: Γαλατικὴν χώραν κωλυθέντες ὑπὸ τοῦ
NAS: region, having been forbidden by the Holy
KJV: of Galatia, and were forbidden of
INT: the Galatian region having been forbidden by the

Acts 24:23 V-PNA
GRK: καὶ μηδένα κωλύειν τῶν ἰδίων
NAS: [some] freedom, and not to prevent any
KJV: and that he should forbid none
INT: and not to forbid the own

Acts 27:43 V-AIA-3S
GRK: τὸν Παῦλον ἐκώλυσεν αὐτοὺς τοῦ
NAS: safely through, kept them from their intention,
KJV: Paul, kept them
INT: Paul hindered them of

Romans 1:13 V-AIP-1S
GRK: ὑμᾶς καὶ ἐκωλύθην ἄχρι τοῦ
NAS: to come to you (and have been prevented so
KJV: you, (but was let hitherto,) that
INT: you and was hindered until the

1 Corinthians 14:39 V-PMA-2P
GRK: λαλεῖν μὴ κωλύετε γλώσσαις
NAS: to prophesy, and do not forbid to speak
KJV: to prophesy, and forbid not to speak
INT: to speak not do forbid with tongues

1 Thessalonians 2:16 V-PPA-GMP
GRK: κωλυόντων ἡμᾶς τοῖς
NAS: hindering us from speaking
KJV: Forbidding us to speak
INT: forbidding us to the

1 Timothy 4:3 V-PPA-GMP
GRK: κωλυόντων γαμεῖν ἀπέχεσθαι
NAS: [men] who forbid marriage
KJV: Forbidding to marry,
INT: forbidding to marry [bidding] to abstain

Hebrews 7:23 V-PNM/P
GRK: τὸ θανάτῳ κωλύεσθαι παραμένειν
NAS: because they were prevented by death
KJV: priests, because they were not suffered to continue
INT: by death being hindered from continuing

2 Peter 2:16 V-AIA-3S
GRK: φωνῇ φθεγξάμενον ἐκώλυσεν τὴν τοῦ
NAS: of a man, restrained the madness
KJV: voice forbad the madness
INT: voice having spoken forbade the of the

3 John 1:10 V-PIA-3S
GRK: τοὺς βουλομένους κωλύει καὶ ἐκ
NAS: either, and he forbids those
KJV: and forbiddeth them that would,
INT: those who would he forbids and from

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