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Lexicon :: Strong's G568 - apechō

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ἀπέχω
Transliteration
apechō (Key)
Pronunciation
ap-ekh'-o
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:828,286

Strong’s Definitions

ἀπέχω apéchō, ap-ekh'-o; from G575 and G2192; (actively) to have out, i.e. receive in full; (intransitively) to keep (oneself) away, i.e. be distant (literally or figuratively):—be, have, receive.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G568 in the following manner: be (5x), have (4x), receive (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G568 in the following manner: be (5x), have (4x), receive (2x).
  1. have

    1. to hold back, keep off, prevent

    2. to have wholly or in full, to have received

    3. it is enough, sufficient

  2. to be away, absent, distant

  3. to hold one's self off, abstain

    The word "have" in Mat 6.2, is modified with a prefix which changes its meaning to "have in full" and was commonly used on business receipts to mean "paid in full". No payment or service was expected to follow the close of the transaction.
Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀπέχω apéchō, ap-ekh'-o; from G575 and G2192; (actively) to have out, i.e. receive in full; (intransitively) to keep (oneself) away, i.e. be distant (literally or figuratively):—be, have, receive.
STRONGS NT 568: ἀπέχω
ἀπέχω; [imperfect ἀπεῖχον Matthew 14:24 Tr text WH text; present middle ἀπέχομαι];
1. transitive,
a. to hold back, keep off, prevent (Homer, Iliad 1, 97 [Zenodotus]; 6, 96; Plato, Crat. c. 23, p. 407 b.).
b. to have wholly or in full, to have received (what one had a right to expect or demand; cf. ἀποδιδόναι, ἀπολαμβάνειν [Winers De verb. comp. etc. Part iv., p. 8; Gram. 275 (258); Buttmann, 203 (176); according to Bp. Lightfoot (on Philippians 4:18) ἀπό denotes correspondence, i. e. of the contents to the capacity, of the possession to the desire, etc.]): τινά, Philemon 1:15; μισθόν, Matthew 6:2, 5, 16; παράκλησιν, Luke 6:24; πάντα, Philippians 4:18; (often so in Greek writings [cf. Bp. Lightfoot on Philippians, the passage cited]). Hence,
c. ἀπέχει, impersonally, it is enough, sufficient: Mark 14:41, where the explanation is 'ye have slept now long enough'; so that Christ takes away the permission, just given to his disciples, of sleeping longer; cf. Meyer at the passage; (in the same sense in (Pseudo-) Anacreon in Odar. (15) 28, 33; Cyril of Alexandria on Haggai 2:9 [but the true reading here seems to be ἀπέχω, see P. E. Pusey's edition Oxon. 1868]).
2. intransitive, to be away, absent, distant [Buttmann, 144 (126)]: absolutely, Luke 15:20; ἀπό, Luke 7:6; Luke 24:13; Matthew [Matt 14:24 Tr text WH text]; Matt 15:8; Mark 7:6, (Isaiah 29:13).
3. Middle to hold oneself off, abstain: ἀπό τινος, from anything, Acts 15:20 [R G]; 1 Thessalonians 4:3; 1 Thessalonians 5:22 (Job 1:1; Job 2:3; Ezekiel 8:6); τινός, Acts 15:29; 1 Timothy 4:3; 1 Peter 2:11. (So in Greek writings from Homer down.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Job
1:1; 2:3
Isaiah
29:13
Ezekiel
8:6
Haggai
2:9
Matthew
6:2; 6:5; 6:16; 14:24; 14:24; 15:8
Mark
7:6; 14:41
Luke
6:24; 7:6; 15:20; 24:13
Acts
15:20; 15:29
Philippians
4:18; 4:18
1 Thessalonians
4:3; 5:22
1 Timothy
4:3
Philemon
1:15
1 Peter
2:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G568 matches the Greek ἀπέχω (apechō),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:2 - “So when you [fn]give to the poor, do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, so that they may be honored by men. Truly I say to you, they have G568 their reward in full. G568
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:5 - “When you pray, you are not to be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and on the street corners [fn]so that they may be seen by men. Truly I say to you, they have G568 their reward in full. G568
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:16 - “Whenever you fast, do not put on a gloomy face as the hypocrites do, for they [fn]neglect their appearance so that they will be noticed by men when they are fasting. Truly I say to you, they have G568 their reward in full. G568
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:8 - ‘THIS PEOPLE HONORS ME WITH THEIR LIPS,
BUT THEIR HEART IS FAR AWAY G568 FROM ME.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:6 - And He said to them, “Rightly did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written:
‘THIS PEOPLE HONORS ME WITH THEIR LIPS,
BUT THEIR HEART IS FAR AWAY G568 FROM ME.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:24 - “But woe to you who are rich, for you are receiving G568 your comfort in full. G568
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:6 - Now Jesus started on His way with them; and when He was not far from the house, the centurion sent friends, saying to Him, “[fn]Lord, do not trouble Yourself further, for I am not worthy for You to come under my roof;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 15:20 - “So he got up and came to [fn]his father. But while he was still a long way off, G568 his father saw him and felt compassion for him, and ran and [fn]embraced him and kissed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:13 - And behold, two of them were going that very day to a village named Emmaus, which was [fn]about seven miles from Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 4:18 - But I have G568 received G568 everything in full G568 and have an abundance; I am [fn]amply supplied, having received from Epaphroditus [fn]what you have sent, [fn]a fragrant aroma, an acceptable sacrifice, well-pleasing to God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:15 - For perhaps he was for this reason separated from you for a while, that you would have G568 him back G568 forever,

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