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Lexicon :: Strong's G5290 - hypostrephō

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Strong’s Definitions

ὑποστρέφω hupŏstrĕphō, hoop-os-tref'-o; from G5259 and G4762; to turn under (behind), i.e. to return (literally or figuratively):—come again, return (again, back again), turn back (again).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x

The KJV translates Strong's G5290 in the following manner: return (28x), return again (3x), turn back (1x), turn again (1x), return back again (1x), come again (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x
The KJV translates Strong's G5290 in the following manner: return (28x), return again (3x), turn back (1x), turn again (1x), return back again (1x), come again (1x).
  1. to turn back

    1. to turn about

  2. to return

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὑποστρέφω hupŏstrĕphō, hoop-os-tref'-o; from G5259 and G4762; to turn under (behind), i.e. to return (literally or figuratively):—come again, return (again, back again), turn back (again).
ὑποστρέφω; imperfect ὑπέστρεφον; future ὑποστρέψω; 1 aorist ὑπέστρεψα; from Homer down; the Sept. for שׁוּב;
1. transitive, to turn back, to turn about: as ἵππους, Homer, Iliad 5, 581.
2. intransitive, to turn back i. e. to return: absolutely, Mark 14:40 (here L WH πάλιν ἐλθών Tr ἐλθών); Luke 2:20 (here Rec. ἐπέστρεψαν), Luke 2:43; Luke 8:37,40; 9:10; 10:17; 17:15; 19:12; 23:48,56; Acts 8:28; followed by an infinitive of purpose, Luke 17:18; followed by διά with a genitive of place, Acts 20:3; εἰς with an accusative of place, Luke 1:56; Luke 2:39 (here T Tr marginal reading WH ἐπέστρεψεν),Luke 2:45; Luke 4:14; 7:10; 8:39; 11:24; 24:33,52; Acts 1:12; Acts 8:25; Acts 13:13; Acts 14:21; Acts 21:6; Acts 22:17; Acts 23:32; Galatians 1:17; εἰς διαφθοράν, Acts 13:34; ἀπό with a genitive of place, Luke 4:1; Luke 24:9 (WH brackets ἀπό etc.); ἀπό with a genitive of the business, Hebrews 7:1; ἐκ with a genitive of place, Acts 12:25; ἐκ τῆς ἁγίας ἐντολῆς, of those who after embracing Christianity apostatize, 2 Peter 2:21 T Tr WH, but Lachmann (against the authorities) εἰς τά ὀπίσω ἀπό τῆς etc.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:56; 2:20; 2:39; 2:43; 2:45; 4:1; 4:14; 7:10; 8:37; 8:39; 8:40; 9:10; 10:17; 11:24; 17:15; 17:18; 19:12; 23:48; 23:56; 24:9; 24:33; 24:52
1:12; 8:25; 8:28; 12:25; 13:13; 13:34; 14:21; 20:3; 21:6; 22:17; 23:32
2 Peter

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5290 matches the Greek ὑποστρέφω (hypostrephō),
which occurs 35 times in 35 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:40 - And again He came and found them sleeping, for their eyes were heavy; and they did not know what to say in reply to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:56 - Mary stayed with her about three months, and then returned G5290 to her home.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:39 - And when His parents had completed everything in accordance with the Law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee, to their own city of Nazareth.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:43 - and as they were returning G5290, after spending the full number of days required, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but His parents were unaware of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:45 - And when they did not find Him, they returned G5290 to Jerusalem, looking for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:1 - Now Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned G5290 from the Jordan and was led around [fn]by the Spirit in the wilderness
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:14 - And Jesus returned G5290 to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about Him spread through all the surrounding region.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:10 - And when those who had been sent returned G5290 to the house, they found the slave in good health.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:37 - And all the [fn]people of the territory of the Gerasenes and the surrounding region asked Him to leave them, because they were overwhelmed by great fear; and He got into a boat and returned G5290.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:39 - “Return G5290 to your home and describe what great things God has done for you.” So he went away, proclaiming throughout the city what great things Jesus had done for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:40 - And as Jesus was returning G5290, the [fn]people welcomed Him, for they had all been waiting for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:10 - When the apostles returned G5290, they gave an account to Him of all that they had done. And taking them with Him, He withdrew privately to a city called Bethsaida.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:17 - Now the [fn]seventy-two returned G5290 with joy, saying, “Lord, even the demons are subject to us [fn]in Your name!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:24 - “When the unclean spirit comes out of [fn]a person, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and not finding any, it then says, ‘I will return G5290 to my house from which I came.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:15 - Now one of them, when he saw that he had been healed, turned G5290 back G5290, glorifying God with a loud voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:18 - [fn]Was no one found who returned G5290 to give glory to God, except this foreigner?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:12 - So He said, “A nobleman went to a distant country to receive a kingdom for himself, and then to return G5290.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:48 - And all the crowds who came together for this spectacle, after watching what had happened, began to return G5290 home, [fn]beating their chests.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:56 - And then they returned G5290 and prepared spices and perfumes.
And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:9 - and returned G5290 from the tomb and reported all these things to the eleven, and to all the rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:33 - And they got up that very hour and returned G5290 to Jerusalem, and found the eleven gathered together and those who were with them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:52 - And they, after worshiping Him, returned G5290 to Jerusalem with great joy,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:12 - Then they returned G5290 to Jerusalem from the [fn]mountain called [fn]Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a [fn]Sabbath day’s journey away.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:25 - So, when they had solemnly testified and spoken the word of the Lord, they started G5290 back G5290 to Jerusalem, and were preaching the gospel to many villages of the Samaritans.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:28 - and he was returning G5290 and sitting in his [fn]chariot, and was reading Isaiah the prophet.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:25 - And Barnabas and Saul returned G5290 when they had fulfilled their [fn]mission to Jerusalem, taking along with them John, who was also called Mark.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:13 - Now Paul and his companions put out to sea from Paphos and came to Perga in Pamphylia; but John left them and returned G5290 to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:34 - As for the fact that He raised Him from the dead, never again to return G5290 to decay, He has spoken in this way: ‘I WILL GIVE YOU THE HOLY AND FAITHFUL MERCIES OF DAVID.’
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:21 - And after they had preached the gospel to that city and had made a good number of disciples, they returned G5290 to Lystra, to Iconium, and to Antioch,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:3 - And there he spent three months, and when a plot was formed against him by the Jews as he was about to set sail for Syria, he decided to return G5290 through Macedonia.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:6 - Then we boarded the ship, and they returned G5290 home.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:17 - “It happened when I returned G5290 to Jerusalem and was praying in the temple, that I fell into a trance,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:32 - But on the next day they let the horsemen go on with him, and they returned G5290 to the barracks.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:17 - nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away to Arabia, and returned G5290 once more to Damascus.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 7:1 - For this Melchizedek, king of Salem, priest of the Most High God, who met Abraham as he was returning G5290 from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,
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