1405. drassomai
Strong's Concordance
drassomai: to grasp, fig. entrap
Original Word: δράσσομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: drassomai
Phonetic Spelling: (dras'-som-ahee)
Definition: to grasp, entrap
Usage: I take hold of, grasp, catch.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. verb
to grasp, fig. entrap
NASB Translation
catches (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1405: δράσσομαι

δράσσομαι; to grasp with the hand, to take: τινα, 1 Corinthians 3:19 (Buttmann, 291 (250); Winers Grammar, 352 (330)). (In Greek writings from Homer down; the Sept..)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
to catch, seize

Perhaps akin to the base of drakon (through the idea of capturing); to grasp, i.e. (figuratively) entrap -- take.

see GREEK drakon

Forms and Transliterations
δραξάμενος δράξασθε δράξεται δρασσομενος δρασσόμενος drassomenos drassómenos
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Englishman's Concordance
1 Corinthians 3:19 V-PPM/P-NMS
GRK: γάρ Ὁ δρασσόμενος τοὺς σοφοὺς
NAS: For it is written, [He is] THE ONE WHO CATCHES THE WISE
KJV: it is written, He taketh the wise
INT: indeed the [one] catches the wise

Strong's Greek 1405
1 Occurrence

δρασσόμενος — 1 Occ.

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