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Lexicon :: Strong's G1869 - epairō

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TDNT Reference: 1:186,28

Strong’s Definitions

ἐπαίρω epaírō, ep-ahee'-ro; from G1909 and G142; to raise up (literally or figuratively):—exalt self, poise (lift, take) up.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G1869 in the following manner: lift up (15x), exalt (one's) self (2x), take up (1x), hoisted up (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G1869 in the following manner: lift up (15x), exalt (one's) self (2x), take up (1x), hoisted up (1x).
  1. to lift up, raise up, raise on high

  2. metaph. to be lifted up with pride, to exalt one's self

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπαίρω epaírō, ep-ahee'-ro; from G1909 and G142; to raise up (literally or figuratively):—exalt self, poise (lift, take) up.
ἐπαίρω; 1 aorist ἐπῆρα, participle ἐπάρας, imperative 2 person plural ἐπάρατε, infinitive ἐπᾶραι; perfect ἐπῆρκα (John 13:18 Tdf.); [passive and middle, present ἐπαίρομαι]; 1 aorist passive ἐπήρθην; (on the omission of the iota subscript, see αἴρω at the beginning); from Herodotus down; Sept. chiefly for נָשָׂא, also for הֵרִים; to lift up, raise up, raise on high: τὸν ἀρτέμονα, to hoist up, Acts 27:40 (τὰ ἱστία, Plutarch, mor., p. 870 [de Herod. malign. § 39]); τὰς χεῖρας, in offering prayer, 1 Timothy 2:8 (Nehemiah 8:6; Psalm 133:2 (Ps. 134:2)); in blessing, Luke 24:50 [cf. Winer's Grammar § 65, 4 c.] (Leviticus 9:22 [yet here ἐξάρας]; Sir. 50:20); τὰς κεφαλάς, of the timid and sorrowful recovering spirit, Luke 21:28 (so αὐχένα, Philo de secular § 20); τοὺς ὀφθαλμούς, to look up, Matthew 17:8; Luke 16:23; John 4:35; John 6:5; εἴς τινα, Luke 6:20; εἰς τὸν οὐρανόν, Luke 18:13; John 17:1; τὴν φωνήν, Luke 11:27; Acts 2:14; Acts 14:11; Acts 22:22, (Demosthenes 449, 13; Sept. Judges 2:4; Judges 9:7; 2 Samuel 13:36); τὴν πτέρναν ἐπί τινα, to lift the heel against one (see πτέρνα), John 13:18. Passive ἐπήρθη, was taken up (of Christ, taken up into heaven), Acts 1:9; reflexively and metaphorically, to be lifted up with pride, to exalt oneself: 2 Corinthians 11:20 (Jeremiah 13:15; Psalm 46:10 (Ps. 47:10); Sir. 11:4; Sir. 35:1 (Sir. 32:1); 1 Macc. 1:3 1 Macc. 2:63; Aristophanes nub. 810; Thucydides 4, 18; Aeschines 87, 24; with the dative of the thing of which one is proud, Proverbs 3:5; Zephaniah 1:11; Herodotus 9, 49; Thucydides 1, 120; Xenophon, Cyril 8, 5, 24); — on 2 Corinthians 10:5 see ὕψωμα.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:4; 9:7
2 Samuel
46:10; 47:10; 133:2; 134:2
6:20; 11:27; 16:23; 18:13; 21:28; 24:50
4:35; 6:5; 13:18; 13:18; 17:1
1:9; 2:14; 14:11; 22:22; 27:40
2 Corinthians
10:5; 11:20
1 Timothy

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1869 matches the Greek ἐπαίρω (epairō),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:8 - And when they had lifted up G1869 their eyes, they saw no man, save Jesus only.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:20 - And he lifted up G1869 his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:27 - And it came to pass, as he spake these things, a certain woman of the company lifted up G1869 her voice, and said unto him, Blessed is the womb that bare thee, and the paps which thou hast sucked.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:23 - And in hell he lift up G1869 his eyes, being in torments, and seeth Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:13 - And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up G1869 so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:28 - And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up G1869 your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:50 - And he led them out as far as to Bethany, and he lifted up G1869 his hands, and blessed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:35 - Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up G1869 your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:5 - When Jesus then lifted up G1869 his eyes, and saw a great company come unto him, he saith unto Philip, Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:18 - I speak not of you all: I know whom I have chosen: but that the scripture may be fulfilled, He that eateth bread with me hath lifted up G1869 his heel against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 17:1 - These words spake Jesus, and lifted up G1869 his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:9 - And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; G1869 and a cloud received him out of their sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:14 - But Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up G1869 his voice, and said unto them, Ye men of Judaea, and all ye that dwell at Jerusalem, be this known unto you, and hearken to my words:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:11 - And when the people saw what Paul had done, they lifted up G1869 their voices, saying in the speech of Lycaonia, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:22 - And they gave him audience unto this word, and then lifted up G1869 their voices, and said, Away with such a fellow from the earth: for it is not fit that he should live.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:40 - And when they had taken up the anchors, they committed themselves unto the sea, and loosed the rudder bands, and hoised up G1869 the mainsail to the wind, and made toward shore.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:5 - Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself G1869 against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:20 - For ye suffer, if a man bring you into bondage, if a man devour you, if a man take of you, if a man exalt himself, G1869 if a man smite you on the face.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:8 - I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up G1869 holy hands, without wrath and doubting.
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