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Lexicon :: Strong's G1868 - epainos

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epainos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἐπί (G1909) and the base of αἰνέω (G134)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:586,242

Strong’s Definitions

ἔπαινος épainos, ep'-ahee-nos; from G1909 and the base of G134; laudation; concretely, a commendable thing:—praise.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G1868 in the following manner: praise (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G1868 in the following manner: praise (11x).
  1. approbation, commendation, praise

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἔπαινος épainos, ep'-ahee-nos; from G1909 and the base of G134; laudation; concretely, a commendable thing:—praise.
STRONGS NT 1868: ἔπαινος
ἔπαινος, -ου, , (ἐπί and αἶνος [as it were, a tale for another; cf. Buttmann Lexil. § 83, 4; Schmidt, chapter 155]); approbation, commendation, praise: Philippians 4:8; ἔκ τινος, bestowed by one, Romans 2:29; ἔπαινον ἔχειν ἔκ τινος, genitive of person, Romans 13:3; ἔπαινος γενήσεται ἑκάστῳ ἀπὸ τοῦ θεοῦ, 1 Corinthians 4:5; with the genitive of the person to whom the praise is given, Romans 2:29; 2 Corinthians 8:18; εἰς ἔπαινον, to the obtaining of praise, 1 Peter 1:7; εἰς ἔπαινόν τινος, that a person or thing may be praised, Ephesians 1:6, 14; Philippians 1:11; [πέμπεσθαι εἰς ἔπ. τινος, 1 Peter 2:14]; εἶναι εἰς ἔπαινόν τινος to be a praise to a person or thing, Ephesians 1:12.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:29; 2:29; 13:3
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
1:6; 1:12; 1:14
1:11; 4:8
1 Peter
1:7; 2:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1868 matches the Greek ἔπαινος (epainos),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:29 - But he is a Jew who is one inwardly; and circumcision is of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the letter; and his praise G1868 is not from people, but from God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 13:3 - For rulers are not a cause of fear for [fn]good behavior, but for evil. Do you want to have no fear of authority? Do what is good and you will have praise G1868 from the same;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:5 - Therefore do not go on [fn]passing judgment before [fn]the time, but wait until the Lord comes, who will both bring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of human hearts; and then praise G1868 will come to each person from God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:18 - We have sent along with him the brother whose fame G1868 in the things of the gospel has spread through all the churches;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:6 - to the praise G1868 of the glory of His grace, with which He favored us in the Beloved.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:12 - to the end that [fn]we who were the first to hope in the [fn]Christ would be to the praise G1868 of His glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:14 - who is a first installment of our inheritance, in regard to the redemption of God’s own possession, to the praise G1868 of His glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:11 - having been filled with the fruit of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, for the glory and praise G1868 of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 4:8 - Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is [fn]lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy G1868 of G1868 praise G1868, think about these things.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:7 - so that the [fn]proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which perishes though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise G1868, glory, and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:14 - or to governors as sent [fn]by him for the punishment of evildoers and the praise G1868 of those who do right.

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