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The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1971 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ejpipoqevwfrom (1909) and potheo (to yearn)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-poth-eh'-o Verb
  1. to long for, desire
  2. to pursue with love, to long after
  3. to lust, harbour forbidden desire
King James Word Usage - Total: 9
greatly desire 2, long 1, earnestly desire 1, long after 1, greatly long after 1, lust 1, desire 1, longed after + (2258)&version=kjv 1
KJV Verse Count
2 Corinthians2
1 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
1 Peter1

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 KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .

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