Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #997: boetheo (pronounced bo-ay-theh'-o)

from 998; to aid or relieve:--help, succor.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) to help, succour, bring aid

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: from G998

Citing in TDNT: 1:628, 108


This word is used 8 times:

Matthew 15:25: "him, saying, Lord, help me."
Mark 9:22: "if thou canst do any thing, have compassion on us, and help us."
Mark 9:24: "tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief."
Acts 16:9: "saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us."
Acts 21:28: "Crying out, Men of Israel, help: This is the man,"
2 Corinthians 6:2: "in the day of salvation have I succored thee: behold, now is the accepted"
Hebrews 2:18: "himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to succor them that are tempted."
Revelation 12:16: "And the earth helped the woman, and the"

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