Blepo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 991 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
blepoa primary word
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Blepo5:315,706
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
blep'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to see, discern, of the bodily eye
    1. with the bodily eye: to be possessed of sight, have the power of seeing
    2. perceive by the use of the eyes: to see, look descry
    3. to turn the eyes to anything: to look at, look upon, gaze at
    4. to perceive by the senses, to feel
    5. to discover by use, to know by experience
  2. metaph. to see with the mind's eye
    1. to have (the power of) understanding
    2. to discern mentally, observe, perceive, discover, understand
    3. to turn the thoughts or direct the mind to a thing, to consider, contemplate, to look at, to weigh carefully, examine
  3. in a geographical sense of places, mountains, buildings, etc. turning towards any quarter, as it were, facing it
NAS Word Usage - Total: 130
beware 5, careful 1, careful* 1, consider 1, facing 1, guard 1, keep on seeing 2, look 7, looking 5, looks 1, partial* 2, saw 12, see 54, seeing 8, seen 8, sees 8, sight 2, take care 5, take heed 5, watch 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew16
Mark14
Luke14
John15
Acts13
Romans5
1 Corinthians7
2 Corinthians4
Galatians1
Ephesians1
Philippians1
Colossians3
Hebrews8
James1
2 John1
Revelation12


Total116
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 Blepo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.