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Epistrepho

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1994  
Original WordWord Origin
epistrefofrom (1909) and (4762)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Epistrepho7:722,1093
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-stref'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. transitively
    1. to turn to
      1. to the worship of the true God
    2. to cause to return, to bring back
      1. to the love and obedience of God
      2. to the love for the children
      3. to love wisdom and righteousness
  2. intransitively
    1. to turn to one's self
    2. to turn one's self about, turn back
    3. to return, turn back, come back
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 41
back 2, back* 3, return 6, returned 3, returns 2, take back 1, turn 8, turn back 1, turned 6, turned again 1, turned around 1, turning 2, turning around 2, turns 2, turns...back 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew4
Mark4
Luke7
John1
Acts11
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
1 Thessalonians1
James2
1 Peter1
2 Peter1
Revelation1


Total35
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 Epistrepho". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.