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Lexicon :: Strong's G1917 - epiboulē

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ἐπιβουλή
Transliteration
epiboulē (Key)
Pronunciation
ep-ee-boo-lay'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a presumed compound of ἐπί (G1909) and βούλομαι (G1014)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἐπιβουλή epiboulḗ, ep-ee-boo-lay'; from a presumed compound of G1909 and G1014; a plan against someone, i.e. a plot:—laying (lying) in wait.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G1917 in the following manner: lying in wait (1x), lay wait for (with G1096) (1x), lay wait (with G3195) (with G2071) (1x), - laying await (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G1917 in the following manner: lying in wait (1x), lay wait for (with G1096) (1x), lay wait (with G3195) (with G2071) (1x), - laying await (1x).
  1. a plan formed against one, a plot

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπιβουλή epiboulḗ, ep-ee-boo-lay'; from a presumed compound of G1909 and G1014; a plan against someone, i.e. a plot:—laying (lying) in wait.
STRONGS NT 1917: ἐπιβουλή
ἐπιβουλή, ῆς, , a plan formed against one [cf. ἐπί, D. 7], a plot: Acts 9:24; γίνεταί τινι ἐπιβουλὴ ὑπό τινος, Acts 20:3; εἴς τινα, Acts 23:30; plural Acts 20:19. (From [Herodotus], Thucydides down.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
9:24; 20:3; 20:19; 23:30

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1917 matches the Greek ἐπιβουλή (epiboulē),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:24 - But their laying await G1917 was known of Saul. And they watched the gates day and night to kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:3 - And there abode three months. And when the Jews laid wait G1917 for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, he purposed to return through Macedonia.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:19 - Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait G1917 of the Jews:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:30 - And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait G1917 for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell.

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