Epipipto

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1968 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
epipiptofrom (1909) and (4098)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EpipiptoNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-pip'-to Verb
Definition
  1. to fall upon, to rush or press upon
    1. to lie upon one
    2. to fall into one's embrace
    3. to fall back upon
  2. metaph.
    1. to fall upon one i.e. to seize, take possession of him
      1. of the Holy Spirit, in his inspiration and impulse
      2. of reproaches cast upon one
NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
embraced* 2, fallen 1, fell 6, gripped 1, pressed around 1
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Luke2
Acts6
Romans1
Revelation1


Total11
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 Epipipto". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.