Word Summary
metalambanō: to partake of
Original Word: μεταλαμβάνω
Transliteration: metalambanō
Phonetic Spelling: (met-al-am-ban'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to partake of
Meaning: to partake of
Strong's Concordance
to partake of, share

From meta and lambano; to participate; genitive case, to accept (and use) -- eat, have, be partaker, receive, take.

see GREEK meta

see GREEK lambano

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3335: μεταλαμβάνω

μεταλαμβάνω; imperfect μετελάμβανον; 2 aorist infinitive μεταλαβεῖν, participle μεταλαβών; (see μετά, III. 1; from Pindar and Herodotus down); to be or to be made a partaker: genitive of the thing, 2 Timothy 2:6; Hebrews 6:7; Hebrews 12:10; τροφῆς, to partake of, take (some) food, Acts 2:46; Acts 27:33f (in 34 Rec. προσλαβεῖν); with the accusative of the thing, to get, find (a whole): καιρόν, Acts 24:25; on the construction with the genitive and accusative see Krüger, § 47, 15; cf. Winer's Grammar, § 30, 8.