Hebrews 2:16
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©GreekStrong'sOrigin
For assuredlyδήπου
(dēpou)
1222: of course, surelyfrom and pou
He does not giveἐπιλαμβάνεται
(epilambanetai)
1949: to lay hold offrom epi and lambanó
helpἐπιλαμβάνεται
(epilambanetai)
1949: to lay hold offrom epi and lambanó
to angels,ἀγγέλων
(angelōn)
32a: a messenger, angela prim. word
but He gives help 
 
1949: to lay hold offrom epi and lambanó
to the descendantσπέρματος
(spermatos)
4690: that which is sown, i.e. seedfrom speiró
of Abraham.Ἀβραὰμ
(abraam)
11: Abraham, the Heb. patriarchof Hebrew origin Abraham







KJV Lexicon
ου  particle - nominative
ou  oo:  no or not -- + long, nay, neither, never, no (man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but.
γαρ  conjunction
gar  gar:  assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles)
δηπου  adverb
depou  day'-poo:  a particle of asseveration; indeed doubtless -- verily.
αγγελων  noun - genitive plural masculine
aggelos  ang'-el-os:  a messenger; especially an angel; by implication, a pastor -- angel, messenger.
επιλαμβανεται  verb - present middle or passive deponent indicative - third person singular
epilambanomai  ep-ee-lam-ban'-om-ahee:  to seize (for help, injury, attainment, or any other purpose; literally or figuratively) -- catch, lay hold (up-)on, take (by, hold of, on).
αλλα  conjunction
alla  al-lah':  other things, i.e. (adverbially) contrariwise (in many relations) -- and, but (even), howbeit, indeed, nay, nevertheless, no, notwithstanding, save, therefore, yea, yet.
σπερματος  noun - genitive singular neuter
sperma  sper'-mah:  something sown, i.e. seed (including the male sperm); by implication, offspring; specially, a remnant (figuratively, as if kept over for planting) -- issue, seed.
αβρααμ  proper noun
Abraam  ab-rah-am':  Abraham, the Hebrew patriarch -- Abraham.
επιλαμβανεται  verb - present middle or passive deponent indicative - third person singular
epilambanomai  ep-ee-lam-ban'-om-ahee:  to seize (for help, injury, attainment, or any other purpose; literally or figuratively) -- catch, lay hold (up-)on, take (by, hold of, on).
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For assuredly He does not give help to angels, but He gives help to the descendant of Abraham.

King James Bible
For verily he took not on him the nature of angels; but he took on him the seed of Abraham.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For it is clear that He does not reach out to help angels, but to help Abraham's offspring.

International Standard Version
For it is clear that he did not come to help angels. No, he came to help Abraham's descendants,

NET Bible
For surely his concern is not for angels, but he is concerned for Abraham's descendants.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For death was not authorized over the Angels, but death was authorized over the seed of Abraham.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So Jesus helps Abraham's descendants rather than helping angels.

King James 2000 Bible
For verily he took not on him the nature of angels; but he took on him the nature of Abraham.
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