Word Summary
diamenō: to remain, continue
Original Word: διαμένω
Transliteration: diamenō
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-am-en'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to remain, continue
Meaning: to remain, continue
Strong's Concordance
continue, remain.

From dia and meno; to stay constantly (in being or relation) -- continue, remain.

see GREEK dia

see GREEK meno

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1265: διαμένω

διαμένω; (imperfect διεμενον); 2 person singular future διαμένεις (Hebrews 1:11 Knapp, Bleek, others, for Rec. (G L T Tr WH others) διαμένεις); 1 aorist διεμεινα; perfect διαμεμένηκα; to stay permanently, remain permanently, continue, (cf. perdure; διά, C. 2) (Philo de gigant. § 7 πνεῦμα θεῖον μένειν δυνατόν ἐν ψυχή, διαμενεῖν δέ ἀδύνατον): Galatians 2:5; opposed to ἀπόλλυμαι, Hebrews 1:11 from Psalm 101:27 (); with an adjective or adverb added denoting the condition: διεμεινε κωφός, Luke 1:22; οὕτω, as they are, 2 Peter 3:4; to perservere: ἐν τίνι, Luke 22:28. (Xenophon, Plato, and subsequent writings.)