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Lexicon :: Strong's G1921 - epiginōskō


e-pē-gē-nō'-skō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:689,119

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. to become thoroughly acquainted with, to know thoroughly

    1. to know accurately, know well

  2. to know

    1. to recognise

      1. by sight, hearing, of certain signs, to perceive who a person is

    2. to know i.e. to perceive

    3. to know i.e. to find out, ascertain

    4. to know i.e. to understand

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strongs G1921 in the following manner: know (30x), acknowledge (5x), perceive (3x), take knowledge of (2x), have knowledge of (1x), know well (1x).
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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G1921 matches the Greek ἐπιγινώσκω (epiginōskō),
which occurs 43 times in 38 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Tools specific to Mat 7:16

Mat 7:16

Ye shall know G1921 them by their fruits. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles?

Tools specific to Mat 7:20

Mat 7:20

Wherefore by their fruits ye shall know G1921 them.

Tools specific to Mat 11:27

Mat 11:27

All things are delivered unto me of my Father: and no man knoweth G1921 the Son, but the Father; neither knoweth G1921 any man the Father, save the Son, and he to whomsoever the Son will reveal him.

Tools specific to Mat 14:35

Mat 14:35

And when the men of that place had knowledge G1921 of him, they sent out into all that country round about, and brought unto him all that were diseased;

Tools specific to Mat 17:12

Mat 17:12

But I say unto you, That Elias is come already, and they knew G1921 him not, but have done unto him whatsoever they listed. Likewise shall also the Son of man suffer of them.

Tools specific to Mar 2:8

Mar 2:8

And immediately when Jesus perceived G1921 in his spirit that they so reasoned within themselves, he said unto them, Why reason ye these things in your hearts?

Tools specific to Mar 5:30

Mar 5:30

And Jesus, immediately knowing G1921 in himself that virtue had gone out of him, turned him about in the press, and said, Who touched my clothes?

Tools specific to Mar 6:33

Mar 6:33

And the people saw them departing, and many knew G1921 him, and ran afoot thither out of all cities, and outwent them, and came together unto him.

Tools specific to Mar 6:54

Mar 6:54

And when they were come out of the ship, straightway they knew G1921 him,

Tools specific to Luk 1:4

Luk 1:4

That thou mightest know G1921 the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed.

Tools specific to Luk 1:22

Luk 1:22

And when he came out, he could not speak unto them: and they perceived G1921 that he had seen a vision in the temple: for he beckoned unto them, and remained speechless.

Tools specific to Luk 5:22

Luk 5:22

But when Jesus perceived G1921 their thoughts, he answering said unto them, What reason ye in your hearts?

Tools specific to Luk 7:37

Luk 7:37

And, behold, a woman in the city, which was a sinner, when she knew G1921 that Jesus sat at meat in the Pharisee's house, brought an alabaster box of ointment,

Tools specific to Luk 23:7

Luk 23:7

And as soon as he knew G1921 that he belonged unto Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who himself also was at Jerusalem at that time.

Tools specific to Luk 24:16

Luk 24:16

But their eyes were holden that they should G1921 not know G1921 him.

Tools specific to Luk 24:31

Luk 24:31

And their eyes were opened, and they knew G1921 him; and he vanished out of their sight.

Tools specific to Act 3:10

Act 3:10

And they knew G1921 that it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful gate of the temple: and they were filled with wonder and amazement at that which had happened unto him.

Tools specific to Act 4:13

Act 4:13

Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge G1921 of them, that they had been with Jesus.

Tools specific to Act 9:30

Act 9:30

Which when the brethren knew, G1921 they brought him down to Caesarea, and sent him forth to Tarsus.

Tools specific to Act 12:14

Act 12:14

And when she knew G1921 Peter's voice, she opened not the gate for gladness, but ran in, and told how Peter stood before the gate.

Tools specific to Act 19:34

Act 19:34

But when they knew G1921 that he was a Jew, all with one voice about the space of two hours cried out, Great is Diana of the Ephesians.

Tools specific to Act 22:24

Act 22:24

The chief captain commanded him to be brought into the castle, and bade that he should be examined by scourging; that he might know G1921 wherefore they cried so against him.

Tools specific to Act 22:29

Act 22:29

Then straightway they departed from him which should have examined him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew G1921 that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

Tools specific to Act 24:8

Act 24:8

Commanding his accusers to come unto thee: by examining of whom thyself mayest take knowledge G1921 of all these things, whereof we accuse him.

Tools specific to Act 25:10

Act 25:10

Then said Paul, I stand at Caesar's judgment seat, where I ought to be judged: to the Jews have I done no wrong, as thou very well knowest. G1921

Tools specific to Act 27:39

Act 27:39

And when it was day, they knew G1921 not the land: but they discovered a certain creek with a shore, into the which they were minded, if it were possible, to thrust in the ship.

Tools specific to Act 28:1

Act 28:1

And when they were escaped, then they knew G1921 that the island was called Melita.

Tools specific to Rom 1:32

Rom 1:32

Who knowing G1921 the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.

Tools specific to 1Co 13:12

1Co 13:12

For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know G1921 even as also I am known. G1921

Tools specific to 1Co 14:37

1Co 14:37

If any man think himself to be a prophet, or spiritual, let him acknowledge G1921 that the things that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.

Tools specific to 1Co 16:18

1Co 16:18

For they have refreshed my spirit and yours: therefore acknowledge ye G1921 them that are such.

Tools specific to 2Co 1:13

2Co 1:13

For we write none other things unto you, than what ye read or acknowledge; G1921 and I trust ye shall acknowledge G1921 even to the end;

Tools specific to 2Co 1:14

2Co 1:14

As also ye have acknowledged G1921 us in part, that we are your rejoicing, even as ye also are ours in the day of the Lord Jesus.

Tools specific to 2Co 6:9

2Co 6:9

As unknown, and yet well known; G1921 as dying, and, behold, we live; as chastened, and not killed;

Tools specific to 2Co 13:5

2Co 13:5

Examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith; prove your own selves. Know ye G1921 not your own selves, how that Jesus Christ is in you, except ye be reprobates?

Tools specific to Col 1:6

Col 1:6

Which is come unto you, as it is in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit, as it doth also in you, since the day ye heard of it, and knew G1921 the grace of God in truth:

Tools specific to 1Ti 4:3

1Ti 4:3

Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know G1921 the truth.

Tools specific to 2Pe 2:21

2Pe 2:21

For it had been better for them not to have known G1921 the way of righteousness, than, after they have known G1921 it, to turn from the holy commandment delivered unto them.
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