315. anagkazó
Strong's Concordance
anagkazó: to necessitate, compel
Original Word: ἀναγκάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: anagkazó
Phonetic Spelling: (an-ang-kad'-zo)
Definition: to necessitate, compel
Usage: I force, compel, constrain, urge.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 315 anagkázō – to compel (constrain), doing so with urgency (as a pressing necessity). See 318 (anagkē).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from anagké
to necessitate, compel
NASB Translation
compel (3), compelled (2), force (1), forced (1), made (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 315: ἀναγκάζω

ἀναγκάζω; (imperfect ἠνάγκαζον); 1 aorist ἠνάγκασα; 1 aorist passive ἠναγκάσθην; (from ἀνάγκη); (fr. Sophocles down); to necessitate, compel, drive to, constrain, whether by force, threats, etc., or by persuasion, entreaties, etc., or by other means: τινα, 2 Corinthians 12:11 (by your behavior toward me); τινα followed by an infinitive, Acts 26:11; Acts 28:19; Galatians 2:3, 14 (by your example); ; Matthew 14:22; Mark 6:45; Luke 14:23.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
compel, constrain.

From anagke; to necessitate -- compel, constrain.

see GREEK anagke

Forms and Transliterations
αναγκαζεις αναγκάζεις ἀναγκάζεις αναγκάζοντα αναγκαζουσιν αναγκάζουσιν ἀναγκάζουσιν αναγκασον ανάγκασον ἀνάγκασον ηναγκαζον ηνάγκαζον ἠνάγκαζον ηναγκασατε ἠναγκάσατε ηνάγκασε ηναγκασεν ηνάγκασεν ἠνάγκασεν ηναγκασθη ηναγκάσθη ἠναγκάσθη ηναγκασθην ηναγκάσθην ἠναγκάσθην anankason anánkason anankazeis anankázeis anankazousin anankázousin enankasate enankásate ēnankasate ēnankásate enankasen enánkasen ēnankasen ēnánkasen enankasthe enankásthe ēnankasthē ēnankásthē enankasthen enankásthen ēnankasthēn ēnankásthēn enankazon enánkazon ēnankazon ēnánkazon
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 14:22 V-AIA-3S
GRK: Καὶ εὐθέως ἠνάγκασεν τοὺς μαθητὰς
NAS: Immediately He made the disciples get
KJV: Jesus constrained his
INT: And immediately he compelled the disciples

Mark 6:45 V-AIA-3S
GRK: Καὶ εὐθὺς ἠνάγκασεν τοὺς μαθητὰς
NAS: Immediately Jesus made His disciples
KJV: straightway he constrained his
INT: And immediately he compelled the disciples

Luke 14:23 V-AMA-2S
GRK: φραγμοὺς καὶ ἀνάγκασον εἰσελθεῖν ἵνα
NAS: and along the hedges, and compel [them] to come
KJV: and compel [them] to come in,
INT: hedges and compel to come in that

Acts 26:11 V-IIA-1S
GRK: τιμωρῶν αὐτοὺς ἠνάγκαζον βλασφημεῖν περισσῶς
NAS: the synagogues, I tried to force them to blaspheme;
KJV: synagogue, and compelled [them] to blaspheme;
INT: punishing them I compelled [them] to blaspheme Exceedingly

Acts 28:19 V-AIP-1S
GRK: τῶν Ἰουδαίων ἠναγκάσθην ἐπικαλέσασθαι Καίσαρα
NAS: objected, I was forced to appeal
KJV: spake against [it], I was constrained to appeal
INT: of the Jews I was compelled to appeal to Ceasar

2 Corinthians 12:11 V-AIA-2P
GRK: ὑμεῖς με ἠναγκάσατε ἐγὼ γὰρ
NAS: you yourselves compelled me. Actually
KJV: in glorying; ye have compelled me: for
INT: you me compelled I indeed

Galatians 2:3 V-AIP-3S
GRK: Ἕλλην ὤν ἠναγκάσθη περιτμηθῆναι
NAS: was with me, though he was a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised.
KJV: a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised:
INT: a Greek being was compelled to be circumcised

Galatians 2:14 V-PIA-2S
GRK: τὰ ἔθνη ἀναγκάζεις Ἰουδαΐζειν
NAS: how [is it that] you compel the Gentiles
KJV: why compellest thou the Gentiles
INT: the Gentiles do you compel to Judaize

Galatians 6:12 V-PIA-3P
GRK: σαρκί οὗτοι ἀναγκάζουσιν ὑμᾶς περιτέμνεσθαι
NAS: in the flesh try to compel you to be circumcised,
KJV: they constrain you
INT: [the] flesh these compel you to be circumcised

Strong's Greek 315
9 Occurrences

ἀνάγκασον — 1 Occ.
ἀναγκάζεις — 1 Occ.
ἀναγκάζουσιν — 1 Occ.
ἠναγκάσατε — 1 Occ.
ἠνάγκασεν — 2 Occ.
ἠναγκάσθη — 1 Occ.
ἠναγκάσθην — 1 Occ.
ἠνάγκαζον — 1 Occ.

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