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Lexicon :: Strong's G1961 - epimenō

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Strong’s Definitions

ἐπιμένω epiménō, ep-ee-men'-o; from G1909 and G3306; to stay over, i.e. remain (figuratively, persevere):—abide (in), continue (in), tarry.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's G1961 in the following manner: tarry (7x), continue in (5x), continue (2x), abide (2x), abide in (1x), abide still (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's G1961 in the following manner: tarry (7x), continue in (5x), continue (2x), abide (2x), abide in (1x), abide still (1x).
  1. to stay at or with, to tarry still, still to abide, to continue, remain

    1. of tarrying in a place

    2. to persevere, continue

      1. of the thing continued in

      2. in the work of teaching

      3. of the blessing for which one keeps himself fit

      4. denoting the action persisted in

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπιμένω epiménō, ep-ee-men'-o; from G1909 and G3306; to stay over, i.e. remain (figuratively, persevere):—abide (in), continue (in), tarry.
STRONGS NT 1961: ἐπιμένω
ἐπιμένω; (imperfect ἐπέμενον); future ἐπιμένω; 1 aorist ἐπέμεινα; to stay at or with; to tarry still; still to abide, to continue, remain;
a. properly, of tarrying in a place: ἐν Ἐφέσῳ, 1 Corinthians 16:8; ἐν τῇ σαρκί, to live still longer on earth Philippians 1:24 (G T WH omit ἐν); αὐτοῦ, there, Acts 15:34 (Rec.); Acts 21:4 (Lachmann αὐτοῖς); with the dative of thing: τῇ σαρκί, to abide as it were a captive to life on earth, Philippians 1:24 G T WH; ἐπί τίνι, with one, Acts 28:14 (L T Tr WH παῥ); πρός τινα, with one, 1 Corinthians 16:7; Galatians 1:18; with specification of time how long: Acts 10:48; Acts 21:4, 10; Acts 28:12, 14; 1 Corinthians 16:7.
b. tropically, to persevere, continue; with the dative of the thing continued in (cf. Winer's De verb. comp. etc. Part ii., p. 10f): τῇ ἁμαρτία, Romans 6:1; τῇ ἀπιστία, Romans 11:23; τῇ πίστει, Colossians 1:23; in the work of teaching, 1 Timothy 4:16 (τῷ μή ἀδικεῖν, Xenophon, oec. 14, 7; τῇ μνηστεία, Aelian v. h. 10, 15); with the dative of the blessing for which one keeps himself fit: τῇ χάριτι, Acts 13:43 Rec.; τῇ χρηστότητι, Romans 11:22; with a participle denoting the action persisted in: John 8:7 Rec.; Acts 12:16; cf. Buttmann, 299f (257); (Winer's Grammar, § 54, 4).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

10:48; 12:16; 13:43; 15:34; 21:4; 21:4; 21:10; 28:12; 28:14; 28:14
6:1; 11:22; 11:23
1 Corinthians
16:7; 16:7; 16:8
1:24; 1:24
1 Timothy

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1961 matches the Greek ἐπιμένω (epimenō),
which occurs 18 times in 18 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:7 - ὡς δὲ ἐπέμενον G1961 ἐρωτῶντες αὐτόν ἀνάκυψας εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτούς ἀναμάρτητος ὑμῶν πρῶτος τὸν λίθον ἐπ᾽ αὓτη βαλέτω
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:48 - προσέταξεν τε αὐτοὺς βαπτισθῆναι ἐν τῷ ὀνόματι τοῦ Κυρίου τότε ἠρώτησαν αὐτὸν ἐπιμεῖναι G1961 ἡμέρας τινάς
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:16 - δὲ Πέτρος ἐπέμενεν G1961 κρούων· ἀνοίξαντες δὲ εἶδον αὐτὸν καὶ ἐξέστησαν
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:43 - λυθείσης δὲ τῆς συναγωγῆς ἠκολούθησαν πολλοὶ τῶν Ἰουδαίων καὶ τῶν σεβομένων προσηλύτων τῷ Παύλῳ καὶ τῷ Βαρναβᾷ οἵτινες προσλαλοῦντες αὐτοῖς ἔπειθον αὐτοὺς ἐπιμένειν G1961 τῇ χάριτι τοῦ θεοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:34 - ἔδοξεν δὲ τῷ Σίλᾳ ἐπιμεῖναι G1961 αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:4 - καὶ ἀνευρόντες τοὺς μαθητὰς ἐπεμείναμεν G1961 αὐτοῦ ἡμέρας ἑπτά οἵτινες τῷ Παύλῳ ἔλεγον διὰ τοῦ πνεύματος μὴ ἀναβαίνειν εἰς Ἰερουσαλήμ
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:10 - ἐπιμενόντων G1961 δὲ ἡμῶν ἡμέρας πλείους κατῆλθέν τις ἀπὸ τῆς Ἰουδαίας προφήτης ὀνόματι Ἅγαβος
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:12 - καὶ καταχθέντες εἰς Συρακούσας ἐπεμείναμεν G1961 ἡμέρας τρεῖς
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:14 - οὗ εὑρόντες ἀδελφοὺς παρεκλήθημεν ἐπ᾽ αὐτοῖς ἐπιμεῖναι G1961 ἡμέρας ἑπτά· καὶ οὕτως εἰς τὴν Ῥώμην ἤλθομεν
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:1 - Τί οὖν ἐροῦμεν ἐπιμενοῦμεν G1961 τῇ ἁμαρτίᾳ ἵνα χάρις πλεονάσῃ
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:22 - ἴδε οὖν χρηστότητα καὶ ἀποτομίαν θεοῦ· ἐπὶ μὲν τοὺς πεσόντας ἀποτομίαν ἐπὶ δὲ σὲ χρηστότητα ἐὰν ἐπιμείνῃς G1961 τῇ χρηστότητι ἐπεὶ καὶ σὺ ἐκκοπήσῃ
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:23 - καὶ ἐκεῖνοι δέ ἐὰν μὴ ἐπιμείνωσιν G1961 τῇ ἀπιστίᾳ ἐγκεντρισθήσονται· δυνατὸς γάρ ἐστιν θεὸς πάλιν ἐγκεντρίσαι αὐτούς
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 16:7 - οὐ θέλω γὰρ ὑμᾶς ἄρτι ἐν παρόδῳ ἰδεῖν ἐλπίζω δὲ χρόνον τινὰ ἐπιμεῖναι G1961 πρὸς ὑμᾶς ἐὰν κύριος ἐπιτρέπῃ
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 16:8 - ἐπιμενῶ G1961 δὲ ἐν Ἐφέσῳ ἕως τῆς πεντηκοστῆς·
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:18 - Ἔπειτα μετὰ ἔτη τρία ἀνῆλθον εἰς Ἱεροσόλυμα ἱστορῆσαι Πέτρον, καὶ ἐπέμεινα G1961 πρὸς αὐτὸν ἡμέρας δεκαπέντε
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:24 - τὸ δὲ ἐπιμένειν G1961 ἐν τῇ σαρκὶ ἀναγκαιότερον δι᾽ ὑμᾶς
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:23 - εἴγε ἐπιμένετε G1961 τῇ πίστει τεθεμελιωμένοι καὶ ἑδραῖοι καὶ μὴ μετακινούμενοι ἀπὸ τῆς ἐλπίδος τοῦ εὐαγγελίου οὗ ἠκούσατε τοῦ κηρυχθέντος ἐν πάσῃ τῇ κτίσει τῇ ὑπὸ τὸν οὐρανόν οὗ ἐγενόμην ἐγὼ Παῦλος διάκονος
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:16 - ἔπεχε σεαυτῷ καὶ τῇ διδασκαλίᾳ ἐπίμενε G1961 αὐτοῖς· τοῦτο γὰρ ποιῶν καὶ σεαυτὸν σώσεις καὶ τοὺς ἀκούοντάς σου

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