The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5242 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
uJperevcwfrom (5228) and (2192)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-er-ekh'-o Verb
  1. to have or hold over one
  2. to stand out, rise above, overtop
    1. to be above, be superior in rank, authority, power
      1. the prominent men, rulers
    2. to excel, to be superior, better than, to surpass
King James Word Usage - Total: 5
higher 1, better 1, excellency 1, pass 1, supreme 1
KJV Verse Count
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 Huperecho". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .