Heurisko

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2147 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
euriskoa prolonged form of a primary heuro {hyoo'-ro}, which (together with another cognate form heureo {hyoo-reh'-o}) is used for it in all the tenses except the present and imperfect
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Heurisko2:769,*
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hyoo-ris'-ko Verb
Definition
  1. to come upon, hit upon, to meet with
    1. after searching, to find a thing sought
    2. without previous search, to find (by chance), to fall in with
    3. those who come or return to a place
  2. to find by enquiry, thought, examination, scrutiny, observation, to find out by practice and experience
    1. to see, learn, discover, understand
    2. to be found i.e. to be seen, be present
    3. to be discovered, recognised, detected, to show one's self out, of one's character or state as found out by others (men, God, or both)
    4. to get knowledge of, come to know, God
  3. to find out for one's self, to acquire, get, obtain, procure
NAS Word Usage - Total: 175
find 48, finding 9, finds 10, found 104, get 1, obtained 1, proved 1, regarded 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew26
Mark10
Luke44
John17
Acts32
Romans4
1 Corinthians2
2 Corinthians5
Galatians1
Philippians2
2 Timothy2
Hebrews4
1 Peter2
2 Peter1
2 John1
Revelation13


Total166
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 Heurisko". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.