Epistamai

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1987 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
epistamaiapparently a middle voice of (2186) (with (3563) implied)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EpistamaiNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-is'-tam-ahee Verb
Definition
  1. to put one's attention on, fix one's thoughts on, to turn one's self or one's mind to, put one's thought upon a thing
    1. to be acquainted with, to understand
    2. to know
NAS Word Usage - Total: 14
being acquainted 1, know 6, know about 1, knowing 2, knows 1, understand 2, understands 1
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Acts9
1 Timothy1
Hebrews1
James1
Jude1


Total14
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 Epistamai". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.