2311. themelioó
Strong's Concordance
themelioó: to lay the foundation of
Original Word: θεμελιόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: themelioó
Phonetic Spelling: (them-el-ee-o'-o)
Definition: to lay the foundation of
Usage: I found, lay the foundation (lit. and met.).
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from themelios
to lay the foundation of
NASB Translation
establish (1), firmly established (1), founded (1), grounded (1), laid the foundation (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2311: θεμελιόω

θεμελιόω: future θεμελιώσω; 1 aorist ἐθεμελίωσα; passive, perfect participle τεθεμελιωμενος; pluperfect 3 person singular τεθεμελίωτο (Matthew 7:25; Luke 6:48 R G; without augment cf. Winers Grammar, § 12, 9; (Buttmann, 33 (29); Tdf. Proleg., p. 121)); the Sept. for יָסַד; (from Xenophon down); to lay the foundation, to found: properly, τήν γῆν, Hebrews 1:10 (Psalm 101:26 () Proverbs 3:19; Isaiah 48:13, others); τί ἐπί τί, Matthew 7:25; Luke 6:48. metaphorically, (Diodorus 11, 68; 15, 1) to make stable, establish (A. V. ground): of the soul (1 aorist optative 3 person singular) 1 Peter 5:10 (Rec.; but T, Tr marginal reading in brackets, the future); passive, Ephesians 3:17 (18); Colossians 1:23.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
lay the foundation, ground, settle.

From themelios; to lay a basis for, i.e. (literally) erect, or (figuratively) consolidate -- (lay the) found(- ation), ground, settle.

see GREEK themelios

Forms and Transliterations
εθεμελιώθη εθεμελίωθη εθεμελίωσα εθεμελίωσαν εθεμελιωσας εθεμελίωσας ἐθεμελίωσας εθεμελίωσε εθεμελίωσέ εθεμελίωσεν θεμελιούν θεμελιούσθαι θεμελιών θεμελιώσαι θεμελιώσαντα θεμελιωσει θεμελιώσει θεμελίωσει θεμελίωσις θεμελιώσω θεννουρίμ τεθεμελιωμένην τεθεμελιωμενοι τεθεμελιωμένοι τεθεμελιωμένον τεθεμελίωται τεθεμελιωτο τεθεμελίωτο ethemeliosas ethemeliōsas ethemelíosas ethemelíōsas tethemeliomenoi tethemelioménoi tethemeliōmenoi tethemeliōménoi tethemelioto tethemeliōto tethemelíoto tethemelíōto themeliosei themeliōsei themeliṓsei
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 7:25 V-LIM/P-3S
GRK: οὐκ ἔπεσεν τεθεμελίωτο γὰρ ἐπὶ
NAS: and [yet] it did not fall, for it had been founded on the rock.
KJV: not: for it was founded upon a rock.
INT: not it fell it had been founded indeed upon

Ephesians 3:17 V-RPM/P-NMP
GRK: ἐρριζωμένοι καὶ τεθεμελιωμένοι
NAS: [and] that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
KJV: ye, being rooted and grounded in love,
INT: being rooted and founded

Colossians 1:23 V-RPM/P-NMP
GRK: τῇ πίστει τεθεμελιωμένοι καὶ ἑδραῖοι
NAS: in the faith firmly established and steadfast,
KJV: in the faith grounded and
INT: in the faith established and firm

Hebrews 1:10 V-AIA-2S
GRK: τὴν γῆν ἐθεμελίωσας καὶ ἔργα
KJV: the beginning hast laid the foundation of the earth;
INT: the earth did found and works

1 Peter 5:10 V-FIA-3S
GRK: στηρίξει σθενώσει θεμελιώσει
INT: may he establish may he strengthen may he ground you

Strong's Greek 2311
5 Occurrences

ἐθεμελίωσας — 1 Occ.
τεθεμελιωμένοι — 2 Occ.
τεθεμελίωτο — 1 Occ.
θεμελιώσει — 1 Occ.

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