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Lexicon :: Strong's G1989 - epistellō

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ἐπιστέλλω
Transliteration
epistellō (Key)
Pronunciation
ep-ee-stel'-lo
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:593,1074

Strong’s Definitions

ἐπιστέλλω epistéllō, ep-ee-stel'-lo; from G1909 and G4724; to enjoin (by writing), i.e. (genitive case) to communicate by letter (for any purpose):—write (a letter, unto).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G1989 in the following manner: write (1x), write unto (1x), write a letter unto (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G1989 in the following manner: write (1x), write unto (1x), write a letter unto (1x).
  1. to send one a message, command

  2. to write a letter

  3. to enjoin by letter, to write instructions

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπιστέλλω epistéllō, ep-ee-stel'-lo; from G1909 and G4724; to enjoin (by writing), i.e. (genitive case) to communicate by letter (for any purpose):—write (a letter, unto).
STRONGS NT 1989: ἐπιστέλλω
ἐπιστέλλω: 1 aorist ἐπέστειλα; properly, to send to one a message, command, (Herodotus and following); ἐπιστολάς, to send by letter, write a letter, Plato, epistles, p. 363 b., hence, simply to write a letter [cf. Winer's Grammar § 3, 1 b.]: τινί, Hebrews 13:22 (Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 7, 1; 47, 3; 62, 1; and often in Greek writings); to enjoin by letter, to write instructions: Acts 21:25 R G T Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading; followed by τοῦ with an infinitive expressing purpose [cf. Winers Grammar, 326 (306); Buttmann, 270 (232)]: Acts 15:20.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
15:20; 21:25
Hebrews
13:22

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1989 matches the Greek ἐπιστέλλω (epistellō),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:20 - But that we write G1989 unto them, that they abstain from pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from things strangled, and from blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:25 - As touching the Gentiles which believe, we have written G1989 and concluded that they observe no such thing, save only that they keep themselves from things offered to idols, and from blood, and from strangled, and from fornication.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:22 - And I beseech you, brethren, suffer the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter G1989 unto you in few words.

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