Epithumeo

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1937 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ejpiqumevwfrom (1909) and (2372)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Epithumeo3:168,339
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-thoo-meh'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to turn upon a thing
  2. to have a desire for, long for, to desire
  3. to lust after, covet
    1. of those who seek things forbidden
King James Word Usage - Total: 16
desire 8, covet 3, lust 3, lust after 1, fain 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew2
Luke4
Acts1
Romans2
1 Corinthians1
Galatians1
1 Timothy1
Hebrews1
James1
1 Peter1
Revelation1


Total16
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 Epithumeo". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .