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Lexicon :: Strong's G1883 - epanō

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epanō (Key)
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Root Word (Etymology)
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109x in 1 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἐπάνω epánō, ep-an'-o; from G1909 and G507; up above, i.e. over or on (of place, amount, rank, etc.):—above, more than, (up-)on, over.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's G1883 in the following manner: over (6x), on (4x), thereon (with G846) (3x), upon (3x), above (3x), more than (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's G1883 in the following manner: over (6x), on (4x), thereon (with G846) (3x), upon (3x), above (3x), more than (1x).
  1. above

    1. of place

    2. of number: more than

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπάνω epánō, ep-an'-o; from G1909 and G507; up above, i.e. over or on (of place, amount, rank, etc.):—above, more than, (up-)on, over.
ἐπάνω, adverb, (ἐπί and ἄνω [cf. Winers Grammar, 102 (97); Buttmann, 319 (273)]), Herodotus and following; often in the Sept.; above;
1. adverbially,
a. of place: Luke 11:44;
b. of number; beyond, more than: πραθῆναι ἐπάνω τριακοσίων δηναρίων, sold for more than three hundred denaries, Mark 14:5; ὤφθη ἐπάνω πεντακοσίοις ἀδελφοῖς, by more than five hundred brethren, 1 Corinthians 15:6; cf. Winers Grammar § 37, 5; [Buttmann, 168 (146)].
2. as a preposition it is joined with the genitive [Winer's Grammar § 54, 6],
a. of place: Matthew 2:9; Matthew 5:14; Matthew 21:7 R G; Matthew 23:18, 20, [Matthew 23:22]; Matthew 27:37; 28:2; Luke 4:39; [Luke 10:19]; Revelation 6:8 [WH brackets the genitive]; Revelation 20:3, [Revelation 20:11 Tr text].
b. of dignity and power: ἐξουσίαν ἔχειν ἐπάνω τινός, Luke 19:17, [Luke 19:19]; ἐπάνω πάντων ἐστί, John 3:31a [John 3:31b (but here G T WH marginal reading omits the clause)].
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:9; 5:14; 21:7; 23:18; 23:20; 23:22; 27:37; 28:2
4:39; 10:19; 11:44; 19:17; 19:19
3:31a; 3:31b
1 Corinthians
6:8; 20:3; 20:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1883 matches the Greek ἐπάνω (epanō),
which occurs 20 times in 18 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:9 - After hearing the king, they went their way; and the star, which they had seen in the east, went on before them until it came and stood over G1883 the place where the Child was.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:14 - “You are the light of the world. A city set on a [fn]hill cannot be hidden;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:7 - and brought the donkey and the colt, and laid their coats on them; and He sat on [fn]the coats.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:18 - “And, ‘Whoever swears by the altar, that is nothing, but whoever swears by the [fn]offering on it, he is obligated.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:20 - “Therefore, [fn]whoever swears by the altar, swears both by [fn]the altar and by everything on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:22 - “And [fn]whoever swears by heaven, swears both by the throne of God and by Him who sits upon it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:37 - And above G1883 His head they put up the charge against Him [fn]which read, “THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:2 - And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone and sat upon it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:5 - “For this perfume might have been sold for over G1883 three hundred [fn]denarii, and the money given to the poor.” And they were scolding her.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:39 - And standing over G1883 her, He rebuked the fever, and it left her; and she immediately got up and [fn]waited on them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:19 - “Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing will injure you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:44 - “Woe to you! For you are like [fn]concealed tombs, and the people who walk over G1883 them are unaware of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:17 - “And he said to him, ‘Well done, good slave, because you have been faithful in a very little thing, you are to be in authority over G1883 ten cities.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:19 - “And he said to him also, ‘And you are to be over G1883 five cities.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:31 - “He who comes from above is above G1883 all, he who is of the earth is from the earth and speaks of the earth. He who comes from heaven is above G1883 all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:6 - After that He appeared to more G1883 than G1883 five hundred brethren at one time, most of whom remain until now, but some have fallen asleep;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:8 - I looked, and behold, an [fn]ashen horse; and he who sat on it had the name Death; and Hades was following with him. Authority was given to them over a fourth of the earth, to kill with sword and with famine and with [fn]pestilence and by the wild beasts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:3 - and he threw him into the abyss, and shut it and sealed it over G1883 him, so that he would not deceive the nations any longer, until the thousand years were completed; after these things he must be released for a short time.
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