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Lexicon :: Strong's G1689 - emblepō

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Strong’s Definitions

ἐμβλέπω emblépō, em-blep'-o; from G1722 and G991; to look on, i.e. (relatively) to observe fixedly, or (absolutely) to discern clearly:—behold, gaze up, look upon, (could) see.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's G1689 in the following manner: behold (5x), look upon (4x), see (1x), gaze up (1x), can see (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's G1689 in the following manner: behold (5x), look upon (4x), see (1x), gaze up (1x), can see (1x).
  1. to turn one's eyes on

  2. look at

  3. metaph. to look at with the mind, to consider

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐμβλέπω emblépō, em-blep'-o; from G1722 and G991; to look on, i.e. (relatively) to observe fixedly, or (absolutely) to discern clearly:—behold, gaze up, look upon, (could) see.
STRONGS NT 1689: ἐμβλέπω
ἐμβλέπω [see ἐν, III. 3]; imperfect ἐνέβλεπον; 1 aorist ἐνεβλεψα, participle ἐμβλέψας; to turn one's eyes on; look at;
1. properly: with the accusative Mark 8:25, (Anth. 11, 3; Sept. Judges 16:27 [Alex.]); τινί (Plato, rep. 10, 608 d.; Polybius 15, 28, 3, and elsewhere), Matthew 19:26; Mark 10:21, 27; Mark 14:67; Luke 20:17; Luke 22:61; John 1:36, 42 (43), (in all these passages ἐμβλέψας αὐτῷ or αὐτοῖς λέγει or εἶπεν, cf. Xenophon, Cyril 1, 3, 2 ἐμβλέπων αὐτῷ ἔλεγεν). εἰς τ. οὐρανόν, Acts 1:11 R G L, (εἰς τ γῆν, Isaiah 5:30; Isaiah 8:22; εἰς ὀφθαλμόν, Plato, Alc. 1, p. 132 e.). Absol., οὐκ ἐνέβλεπον, I beheld not, i. e. the power of looking upon (namely, surrounding objects) was taken away from me, Acts 22:11 [Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading ἔβλεπ.], (2 Chronicles 20:24 [Ald.]; Xenophon, mem. 3, 11, 10).
2. figuratively, to look at with the mind, to consider: Matthew 6:26, (Isaiah 51:1f; Sir. 2:10; Sir. 36:15 (Sirach 33:15); with the accusative only, Isaiah 5:12; with the dative, 2 Macc. 12:45).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Chronicles
5:12; 5:30; 8:22; 51:1
6:26; 19:26
8:25; 10:21; 10:27; 14:67
20:17; 22:61
1:36; 1:42
1:11; 22:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1689 matches the Greek ἐμβλέπω (emblepō),
which occurs 13 times in 12 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:26 - Behold G1689 the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:26 - But Jesus beheld G1689 them, and said unto them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:25 - After that he put his hands again upon his eyes, and made him look up: and he was restored, and saw G1689 every man clearly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:21 - Then Jesus beholding G1689 him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, take up the cross, and follow me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:27 - And Jesus looking upon G1689 them saith, With men it is impossible, but not with God: for with God all things are possible.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:67 - And when she saw Peter warming himself, she looked G1689 upon him, and said, And thou also wast with Jesus of Nazareth.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:17 - And he beheld G1689 them, and said, What is this then that is written, The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:61 - And the Lord turned, and looked upon G1689 Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said unto him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:36 - And looking upon G1689 Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:42 - And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld G1689 him, he said, Thou art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, A stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:11 - Which also said, Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up G1689 into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:11 - And when I could G1689  not see G1689 for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of them that were with me, I came into Damascus.
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