Word: katoikew

Pronounce: kat-oy-keh'-o

Strongs Number: G2730

Orig: from 2596 and 3611; to house permanently, i.e. reside (literally or figuratively):--dwell(-er), inhabitant(-ter). G2596

Use: TDNT-5:153,674 Verb

Heb Strong: H1 H582 H776 H808 H1167 H1481 H1540 H1752 H1961 H3423 H3426 H3427 H3427 H4393 H5307 H7725 H7901 H7931 H7931

    1) to dwell, settle
    1a) metaph. divine powers, influences, etc., are said to dwell in his soul, to pervade, prompt, govern it
    2) to dwell in, inhabit
    2a) God is said to dwell in the temple, i.e. to be always present for worshippers

    For Synonyms see entry G5854