anagkastós: necessarilyOriginal Word: ἀναγκαστῶς
Part of Speech: Adverb
Phonetic Spelling: (an-ang-kas-toce')
Short Definition: by force, necessarily
Definition: by way of compulsion, unwillingly, by force, necessarily.
Cognate: 317 anagkastṓs (an adverb) – of necessity, i.e. by compulsion because required (obligatory). See 318 (anagkē).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
adverb from anagkastos (forced, constrained)
under compulsion (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 317: ἀναγκαστῶς
ἀναγκαστῶς, adverb, by force or constraint; opposed to ἑκουσίως, 1 Peter 5:2. (Plato, Ax., p. 366 a.)
Strong's Exhaustive Concordanceby constraint.
Adverb from a derivative of anagkazo; compulsorily -- by constraint.
see GREEK anagkazo
Forms and Transliterationsαναγκαστως αναγκαστώς ἀναγκαστῶς anankastos anankastôs anankastōs anankastō̂s
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 317
ἀναγκαστῶς — 1 Occ.
1 Peter 5:2 Adv
GRK: ἐπισκοποῦντες μὴ ἀναγκαστῶς ἀλλὰ ἑκουσίως
NAS: you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily,
KJV: [thereof], not by constraint, but
INT: exercising oversight not by constraint but willingly