Epistrepho

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1994 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ejpistrevfwfrom (1909) and (4762)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Epistrepho7:722,1093
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-stref'-o Verb
Definition
  1. transitively
    1. to turn to
      1. to the worship of the true God
    2. to cause to return, to bring back
      1. to the love and obedience of God
      2. to the love for the children
      3. to love wisdom and righteousness
  2. intransitively
    1. to turn to one's self
    2. to turn one's self about, turn back
    3. to return, turn back, come back
King James Word Usage - Total: 39
turn 16, be converted 6, return 6, turn about 4, turn again 3, miscellaneous 4
KJV Verse Count
Matthew5
Mark4
Luke7
John2
Acts11
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
1 Thessalonians1
James2
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
Revelation1


Total38
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 Epistrepho". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .