tolmaó: to have courage, to be boldOriginal Word: τολμάω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (tol-mah'-o)
Short Definition: I dare, endure, am bold
Definition: I dare, endure, am bold, have courage, make up the mind.
5111 tolmáō (from tolma, "bold courage") – properly, to show daring courage necessary for a valid risk ("putting it all on the line"); courageously venture forward by putting fear behind and embracing the fruit that lies ahead for taking a necessary risk.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from tolma (boldness)
to have courage, to be bold
am...bold (1), bold (2), courageous (1), dare (4), dared (1), gathered up courage (1), have courage (1), have...courage (1), presume (1), venture (2), ventured (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5111: τολμάω
τολμάω, τολμῶ; imperfect 3 person singular ἐτόλμα, plural ἐτόλμων; future τολμήσω; 1 aorist ἐτόλησα; (τολμᾷ or τόλμῃ (`daring'; Curtius, § 236)); from Homer down; to dare;
a. not to dread or shun through fear: followed by an infinitive, Matthew 22:46; Mark 12:34; Luke 20:40; John 21:12 (Winer's Grammar, § 65, 7b.); Acts 5:13; Acts 7:32; Romans 15:18; 2 Corinthians 10:12; Philippians 1:14; Jude 1:9; τολμήσας εἰσῆλθεν, took courage and went in, Mark 15:43 (Herodian, 8, 5, 22; Plutarch, vit. Cam. 22, 6).
c. absolutely, to be bold; bear oneself boldly, deal boldly: 2 Corinthians 11:21; ἐπί τινα, against one, 2 Corinthians 10:2. (Compare: ἀποτολμάω.) From tolma (boldness; probably itself from the base of telos through the idea of extreme conduct); to venture (objectively or in act; while tharrheo is rather subjective or in feeling); by implication, to be courageous -- be bold, boldly, dare, durst. see GREEK telos see GREEK tharrheo
From tolma (boldness; probably itself from the base of telos through the idea of extreme conduct); to venture (objectively or in act; while tharrheo is rather subjective or in feeling); by implication, to be courageous -- be bold, boldly, dare, durst.
see GREEK telos
see GREEK tharrheo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5111
ἐτόλμα — 4 Occ.
ἐτόλμησέν — 2 Occ.
ἐτόλμων — 1 Occ.
τολμᾷ — 3 Occ.
τολμᾷν — 1 Occ.
τολμῆσαι — 1 Occ.
τολμήσας — 1 Occ.
τολμήσω — 1 Occ.
τολμῶ — 1 Occ.
τολμῶμεν — 1 Occ.
Matthew 22:46 V-AIA-3S
GRK: λόγον οὐδὲ ἐτόλμησέν τις ἀπ'
NAS: did anyone dare from that day
KJV: a word, neither durst any [man] from
INT: a word nor dared anyone from