Strong's # 3784
ὀφείλω (opheílō) , or (in certain tenses), its prolonged form ὀφειλέω (opheiléō)
+ Etymology:probably from the base of 3786 (through the idea of accruing);
- Definition: to owe (pecuniarily); figuratively, to be under obligation (ought, must, should); morally, to fail in duty
+ KJV usage::--behove, be bound, (be) debt(-or), (be) due(-ty), be guilty (indebted), (must) need(-s), ought, owe, should.See also 3785.
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