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Episkeptomai

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1980  
Original WordWord Origin
episkeptomaimiddle voice from (1909) and the base of (4649)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Episkeptomai2:599,244
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-skep'-tom-ahee   Verb
 Definition
  1. to look upon or after, to inspect, examine with the eyes
    1. in order to see how he is, i.e. to visit, go to see one
      1. the poor and afflicted, the sick
    2. to look upon in order to help or to benefit
      1. to look after, have care for, provide for: of God
    3. to look (about) for, look out (one to choose, employ, etc.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
concerned...about 1, concerned about 1, select 1, visit 5, visited 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Luke3
Acts4
Hebrews1
James1


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 Episkeptomai". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.