778. askeó
Strong's Concordance
askeó: to practice, endeavor
Original Word: ἀσκέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: askeó
Phonetic Spelling: (as-keh'-o)
Definition: to practice, endeavor
Usage: I train, practice, exercise.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. verb
to practice, endeavor
NASB Translation
do my best (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 778: ἀσκέω

ἀσκέω, ἀσκῶ;

1. to form by art, to adorn; in Homer.

2. to exercise (oneself), take pains, labor, strive; followed by an infinitive (as in Xenophon, mem. 2, 1, 6; Cyril 5, 5, 12, etc.): Acts 24:16.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably from the same as skeuos; to elaborate, i.e. (figuratively) train (by implication, strive) -- exercise.

see GREEK skeuos

Forms and Transliterations
ασκω ἀσκῶ asko askô askō askō̂
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 24:16 V-PIA-1S
GRK: καὶ αὐτὸς ἀσκῶ ἀπρόσκοπον συνείδησιν
NAS: I also do my best to maintain
KJV: herein do I exercise myself,
INT: also I myself exercise without offense a conscience

Strong's Greek 778
1 Occurrence

ἀσκῶ — 1 Occ.

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