dechomai

δεχόμενος [18 verses](part sg pres mp masc nom) "They may receive" is dechomai, which means "welcome," "accept," and "entertain" when applied to people and "take," "accept," and "receive" when applied to things. -- "Receive" is a word, which, when applied to people as it does here, means "to welcome," "to grant access," or "to receive with hospitality.

Word Type: 

verb

Number Verses: 

18