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Lexicon :: Strong's G1980 - episkeptomai

ἐπισκέπτομαι
Transliteration
episkeptomai
Pronunciation
e-pē-ske'p-to-mī (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Middle voice from ἐπί (G1909) and the base of σκοπός (G4649)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:599,244

Strong’s Definitions

ἐπισκέπτομαι episképtomai, ep-ee-skep'-tom-ahee; middle voice from G1909 and the base of G4649; to inspect, i.e. (by implication) to select; by extension, to go to see, relieve:—look out, visit.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G1980 in the following manner: visit (10x), look out (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G1980 in the following manner: visit (10x), look out (1x).
  1. to look upon or after, to inspect, examine with the eyes

    1. in order to see how he is, i.e. to visit, go to see one

      1. the poor and afflicted, the sick

    2. to look upon in order to help or to benefit

      1. to look after, have care for, provide for: of God

    3. to look (about) for, look out (one to choose, employ, etc.)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπισκέπτομαι episképtomai, ep-ee-skep'-tom-ahee; middle voice from G1909 and the base of G4649; to inspect, i.e. (by implication) to select; by extension, to go to see, relieve:—look out, visit.
STRONGS NT 1980: ἐπισκέπτομαι
ἐπισκέπτομαι; future 3 person singular ἐπισκέψεται, Luke 1:78 Tr marginal reading WH; 1 aorist ἐπεσκεψάμην; from Herodotus down; the Sept. often for פָּקַד; to look upon or after, to inspect, examine with the eyes;
a. τινα, in order to see how he is, i. e. to visit, go to see one: Acts 7:23; Acts 15:36, (Judges 15:1); the poor and afflicted, James 1:27; the sick, Matthew 25:36, 43, (Sir. 7:35; Xenophon, mem. 3, 11, 10; Plutarch, mor., p. 129 c. (de sanirate praecept. 15 at the beginning); Lucian, philops. 6, and in medical writers).
b. Hebraistically, to look upon in order to help or to benefit, equivalent to to look after, have a care for, provide for, of God: τινα, Luke 7:16; Hebrews 2:6 (Genesis 21:1; Exodus 4:31; Psalm 8:5; Psalm 79:15 (Ps. 80:15); Sir. 46:14; Judith 8:33, etc.); followed by a telic infinitive Acts 15:14; absolutely (Sir. 32:21 (Sir. 35:21)) yet with a statement of the effect and definite blessing added, Luke 1:68; ἐπεσκέψατο (WH Tr marginal reading ἐπισκέψεται) ἡμᾶς ἀνατολή ἐξ ὕψους a light from on high hath looked (others, shall look) upon us (cf. our the sun looks down on us, etc.), i. e. salvation from God has come to us, Luke 1:78. (In the O. T. used also in a bad sense of God as punishing, Psalm 88:33 (Ps. 89:33); Jeremiah 9:25; Jeremiah 11:22, etc.)
c. to look (about) for, look out (one to choose, employ, etc.): Acts 6:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
21:1
Exodus
4:31
Judges
15:1
Psalms
8:5; 80:15; 89:33
Jeremiah
9:25; 11:22
Matthew
25:36; 25:43
Luke
1:68; 1:78; 1:78; 7:16
Acts
6:3; 7:23; 15:14; 15:36
Hebrews
2:6
James
1:27

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1980 matches the Greek ἐπισκέπτομαι (episkeptomai),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:36 - Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited G1980 me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:43 - I was a stranger, and ye took me not in: naked, and ye clothed me not: sick, and in prison, and ye visited G1980 me not.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:68 - Blessed be the Lord God of Israel; for he hath visited G1980 and redeemed his people,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:78 - Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited G1980 us,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:16 - And there came a fear on all: and they glorified God, saying, That a great prophet is risen up among us; and, That God hath visited G1980 his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:3 - Wherefore, brethren, look ye out G1980 among you seven men of honest report, full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:23 - And when he was full forty years old, it came into his heart to visit G1980 his brethren the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:14 - Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit G1980 the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:36 - And some days after Paul said unto Barnabas, Let us go again and visit G1980 our brethren in every city where we have preached the word of the Lord, and see how they do.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:6 - But one in a certain place testified, saying, What is man, that thou art mindful of him? or the son of man, that thou visitest G1980 him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:27 - Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit G1980 the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.

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