kepdaino

ἐκέρδησεν [4 verses](verb 3rd sg aor ind act) "Made" is kepdaino, which means to "gain," "derive profit," "make profit," and "gain advantage."  -  The word translated as "gained" means to "make profit," and "gain an advantage." This was a very common word in Greek, but less so in Christ's words. It is used in Luke and Mark for the famous verse "What does it help a man to gain the world and lose his soul."

Word Type: 

verb

Number Verses: 

4