Epipotheo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1971 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
epipoqeofrom (1909) and potheo (to yearn)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EpipotheoNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-poth-eh'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to long for, desire
  2. to pursue with love, to long after
  3. to lust, harbour forbidden desire
NAS Word Usage - Total: 9
desires 1, long 3, longing 4, yearn 1
NAS Verse Count
Romans1
2 Corinthians2
Philippians2
1 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
James1
1 Peter1


Total9
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 Epipotheo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.