The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 863 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ajfivhmifrom (575) and hiemi (to send, an intens. form of eimi, to go)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
af-ee'-ay-mee Verb
  1. to send away
    1. to bid going away or depart
      1. of a husband divorcing his wife
    2. to send forth, yield up, to expire
    3. to let go, let alone, let be
      1. to disregard
      2. to leave, not to discuss now, (a topic) 1c
  2. of teachers, writers and speakers
      1. to omit, neglect
    1. to let go, give up a debt, forgive, to remit
    2. to give up, keep no longer
  3. to permit, allow, not to hinder, to give up a thing to a person
  4. to leave, go way from one
    1. in order to go to another place
    2. to depart from any one
    3. to depart from one and leave him to himself so that all mutual claims are abandoned
    4. to desert wrongfully
    5. to go away leaving something behind
    6. to leave one by not taking him as a companion
    7. to leave on dying, leave behind one
    8. to leave so that what is left may remain, leave remaining
    9. abandon, leave destitute
King James Word Usage - Total: 146
leave 52, forgive 47, suffer 14, let 8, forsake 6, let alone 6, miscellaneous 13
KJV Verse Count
1 Corinthians3
1 John2

Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Aphiemi". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .