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μνηστεύω (mnesteuo, 3423)

Meanings

being engaged, having been engaged

Greek-English Concordance: 7 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Matt.1:18 18τοῦ δὲ Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ γένεσις οὕτως ἦν. μνηστευθείσης τῆς μητρὸς αὐτοῦ, Μαρίας, τῷ Ἰωσήφ. πρὶν συνελθεῖν αὐτούς, εὑρέθη ἐν γαστρὶ ἔχουσα ἐκ πνεύματος ἁγίου. 18 {NEQ} {NEQ} This is how Jesus the Messiah was {NEQ} born . His {NEQ} mother , Mary , was engaged to be married to {NEQ} Joseph . But before the marriage took place , while she was still a virgin , she became pregnant through the power of the Holy Spirit .
Luke.1:27 27πρὸς παρθένον ἐμνηστευμένην ἀνδρὶ ὄνομα Ἰωσήφ, ἐξ οἴκου Δαυείδ, καὶ τὸ ὄνομα τῆς παρθένου Μαριάμ. 27 to a virgin {NEQ} named {RPT} {RPT} Mary . She was engaged to be married to a man {RPT} named Joseph , a descendant of King David .
Luke.2:5 5ἀπογράψασθαι σὺν Μαριὰμ τῇ ἐμνηστευμένῃ αὐτῷ, οὔσῃ ἐνκύῳ. 5 He took with him Mary , his {NEQ} fiancée , who was now obviously pregnant .