2427. hikanoó
Strong's Concordance
hikanoó: to make sufficient
Original Word: ἱκανόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: hikanoó
Phonetic Spelling: (hik-an-o'-o)
Definition: to make sufficient
Usage: I make sufficient, render fit, qualify.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 2427 hikanóō – properly, reaching the place of sufficiency and hence making someone qualified, i.e. able (competent). See 2425 (hikanos).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from hikanos
to make sufficient
NASB Translation
made...adequate (1), qualified (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2427: ἱκανόω

ἱκανόω, ἱκανῷ: 1 aorist ἱκανωσα; (ἱκανός); to make sufficient, render fit; with two accusatives, one of the objects, the other of the predicate: to equip one with adequate power to perform the duties of one, 2 Corinthians 3:6; τινα εἰς τί, Colossians 1:12. (Sept; Dionysius Halicarnassus, others.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
make able.

From hikanos; to enable, i.e. Qualify -- make able (meet).

see GREEK hikanos

Forms and Transliterations
ικανούμενος ικανούσθω ικανωθήναι ικανώς ικανωσαντι ικανώσαντι ἱκανώσαντι ικανωσεν ικάνωσεν ἱκάνωσεν ικέτευον ικέτευσον hikanosanti hikanōsanti hikanṓsanti hikanosen hikanōsen hikánosen hikánōsen ikanosanti ikanōsanti ikanosen ikanōsen
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Corinthians 3:6 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ὃς καὶ ἱκάνωσεν ἡμᾶς διακόνους
NAS: also made us adequate [as] servants
KJV: hath made us able ministers of the new
INT: who also made competent us [as] servants

Colossians 1:12 V-APA-DMS
GRK: πατρὶ τῷ ἱκανώσαντι ὑμᾶς εἰς
NAS: to the Father, who has qualified us to share
KJV: hath made us meet to be partakers
INT: Father the [one] having made competent us for

Strong's Greek 2427
2 Occurrences

ἱκανώσαντι — 1 Occ.
ἱκάνωσεν — 1 Occ.

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