Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Trebuchet MS
Times New Roman

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew
Times New Roman

Customize your Greek text type
Times New Roman

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible

BLB Searches

Search the Bible

Search KJV

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list

OR Select a range of biblical books



OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'



Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word

Theological FAQs


Multi-Verse Retrieval

Search KJV

Line-By-Line Order:
  Separate Line
  Verse Only
  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Number Delimiters:*
  No Number
  No Delimiter — 15
  Square — [15]
  Curly — {15}
  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
  Abbreviate Books
  Quotes around Verses
  Remove Square Brackets
  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect


Daily Devotionals


The Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans


Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's G2010 - epitrepō


e-pē-tre'-pō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἐπί (G1909) and the base of τροπή (G5157)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strongs G2010 in the following manner: suffer (10x), permit (4x), give leave (2x), give liberty (1x), give license (1x), let (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to turn to, transfer, commit, intrust

  2. to permit, allow, give leave

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπιτρέπω epitrépō, ep-ee-trep'-o; from G1909 and the base of G5157; to turn over (transfer), i.e. allow:—give leave (liberty, license), let, permit, suffer.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G2010 matches the Greek ἐπιτρέπω (epitrepō),
which occurs 22 times in 18 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Tools specific to Mat 8:21

Mat 8:21

And another of his disciples said unto him, Lord, suffer G2010 me first to go and bury my father.

Tools specific to Mat 8:31

Mat 8:31

So the devils besought him, saying, If thou cast us out, suffer G2010 us to go away into the herd of swine.

Tools specific to Mat 19:8

Mat 19:8

He saith unto them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered G2010 you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so.

Tools specific to Mar 5:13

Mar 5:13

And forthwith Jesus gave G2010 them leave. G2010 And the unclean spirits went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) and were choked in the sea.

Tools specific to Mar 10:4

Mar 10:4

And they said, Moses suffered G2010 to write a bill of divorcement, and to put her away.

Tools specific to Luk 8:32

Luk 8:32

And there was there an herd of many swine feeding on the mountain: and they besought him that he would suffer G2010 them to enter into them. And he suffered G2010 them.

Tools specific to Luk 9:59

Luk 9:59

And he said unto another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, suffer G2010 me first to go and bury my father.

Tools specific to Luk 9:61

Luk 9:61

And another also said, Lord, I will follow thee; but let G2010 me first go bid them farewell, which are at home at my house.

Tools specific to Jhn 19:38

Jhn 19:38

And after this Joseph of Arimathaea, being a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews, besought Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus: and Pilate gave him leave. G2010 He came therefore, and took the body of Jesus.

Tools specific to Act 21:39

Act 21:39

But Paul said, I am a man which am a Jew of Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, a citizen of no mean city: and, I beseech thee, suffer G2010 me to speak unto the people.

Tools specific to Act 21:40

Act 21:40

And when he had given G2010 him licence, G2010 Paul stood on the stairs, and beckoned with the hand unto the people. And when there was made a great silence, he spake unto them in the Hebrew tongue, saying,

Tools specific to Act 26:1

Act 26:1

Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted G2010 to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself:

Tools specific to Act 27:3

Act 27:3

And the next day we touched at Sidon. And Julius courteously entreated Paul, and gave him liberty G2010 to go unto his friends to refresh himself.

Tools specific to Act 28:16

Act 28:16

And when we came to Rome, the centurion delivered the prisoners to the captain of the guard: but Paul was suffered G2010 to dwell by himself with a soldier that kept him.

Tools specific to 1Co 14:34

1Co 14:34

Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is G2010 not permitted G2010 unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law.

Tools specific to 1Co 16:7

1Co 16:7

For I will not see you now by the way; but I trust to tarry a while with you, if the Lord permit. G2010

Tools specific to 1Ti 2:12

1Ti 2:12

But I suffer G2010 not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.

Tools specific to Heb 6:3

Heb 6:3

And this will we do, if God permit. G2010
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV

Search a pre-defined list

OR Select a range of biblical books



OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the KJV
KJV - King James Version NKJV - New King James Version NLT - New Living Translation NIV - New International Version ESV - English Standard Version HCSB - Holman Christian Standard Bible NASB - New American Standard Bible NET - New English Translation RSV - Revised Standard Version ASV - American Standard Version YLT - Young's Literal Translation DBY - Darby Translation WEB - Webster's Bible HNV - Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 - Reina-Valera 1960VUL - Latin VulgatemGNT - Morphological Greek New TestamentTR - Textus Receptus
Go to Top There is no Go To Top button on mobile devices and tablets
Link to This PageCite This Page

Cite this page

MLA format

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format
Chicago format
Share this pageFollow the BLB

Share this page using one of these tools:




Or email this page to a friend:

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:



Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
Line-By-Line Order:
  Separate Line
  Verse Only
  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Number Delimiters:*
  No Number
  No Delimiter — 15
  Square — [15]
  Curly — {15}
  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
  Abbreviate Books
  Quotes around Verses
  Remove Square Brackets
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'



Blue Letter Bible



Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username




Why won't my login from the old site work?

Did you forget your password?

Register a new BLB account

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name


[ Cancel ]


Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or Username


Return to Login

Close Login
Psalm 138:2


Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines


Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions





Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad


BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools


Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan


Video Tutorials


Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

Sponsorship Information

General Questions


Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries


About the BLB

Statement of Faith




Ministry FAQs


Donation Information

Contact the BLB

BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters



Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2016 Blue Letter Bible