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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #1679 - ἐλπίζω

Transliteration:
elpízō
Phonetics:
el-pid'-zo  
Word Origin:
from (1680)
Parts of Speech:
Verb
TDNT:
2:517,229
Word Definition  [ Thayer's | Strong's ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to hope
    1. in a religious sense, to wait for salvation with joy and full confidence
  2. hopefully to trust in
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 982 ‑ בָּטַח (baw‑takh');   1556 ‑ גָּלַל (gaw‑lal');   1875 ‑ דָּרַשׁ (daw‑rash');   2490 ‑ חָלַל (khaw‑lal');   2620 ‑ חָסָה (khaw‑saw');   2836 ‑ חָשַׁק (khaw‑shak');   3176 ‑ יָהַל (yaw‑chal');   5375 ‑ נָסָה (naw‑saw', naw‑saw');   5445 ‑ סָבַל (saw‑bal');   6960 ‑ קָוָה (kaw‑vaw');   7126 ‑ קָרַב (kaw‑rab');   7365 ‑ רְחַץ (rekh‑ats');   8172 ‑ שָׁעַן (shaw‑an');   8199 ‑ שָׁפַט (shaw‑fat');   8264 ‑ שָׁקַק (shaw‑kak');  
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐλπίζω,

Att. fut. -ῐῶ LXX Psalms 44:7(43).7, Romans 15:12; ἐλπίσω Gal. 10.656 (ἐλπίσω in A. Ch. 187 is aor. subj.): aor. ἤλπισα Hdt. 8.24, S. Ph. 1175 (lyr.), etc. (ἤλπιζα (sic) IG 3.1350): pf. ἤλπικα John 5:45, (προ-) Posidipp. 27.8: plpf. ἠλπίκειν Plu. Alc. 17, Luc. Herm. 71, Hdn. 8.5.1: Med., App. Pun. 115 (s.v.l.), Supp.Epigr. 2.461 (Histria, i B.C.): Pass., aor. ἠλπίσθην S. OC 1105, APl. 4.222 (Parmen.): pf. ἤλπισμαι D.H. 5.40: Att. form of ἔλπομαι, used also by Hdt.,

1. hope for, or rather (in earlier writers) look for, expect: Constr.: c. acc., A. Th. 589, Ch. 539, etc., τι παρά τινος X. Mem. 4.3.17, D. 19.102: freq. with a dependent clause in inf., hope to do, or hope or expect that..; c. fut. inf., ἐ. μιν ἀποθανέεσθαι Hdt. 3.143, cf. Antipho 2.3.6, Th. 4.71, Lys. 16.2; ἐ. τὴν Εὐρώπην δουλώσεσθαι (v.l. -ασθαι) Id. 2.21: c. aor. inf., ἐ. ποτὲ δεῖξαι S. Ph. 629; ἤλπιζον ἑλεῖν X. Ages. 7.6: also with ἄν, οὐδαμὰ ἐλπίζων ἂν ἡμίονον τεκέειν Hdt. 3.151, Th. 2.53; the inf. may be omitted, ἔκλυον ἃν.. οὐδ' ἂν ἤλπισ' αὐδάν (sc. κλύειν) S. El. 1281; also ἐ. ὅπως.., with fut., E. Heracl. 1051, S. El. 963: Pass., τὸ μηδαμὰ ἐλπισθὲν ἥξειν Id. OC 1105; ὁ ἐλπισθεὶς αὐτοκράτωρ POxy. 1021.6 (i A.D.).

2. of evils, look for, fear, in same constr., δύστανον ἐ. αἶσαν S. Tr. 111 (lyr.); ἔξοδον ὀλεθρίαν Αἴαντος ἐλπίζει φέρειν Id. Aj. 799, cf. Lys. 12.70; τουτί.. τὸ κακὸν οὐδέποτ' ἤλπισα Ar. Av. 956; ἐ. πάγχυ ἀπολέεσθαι Hdt. 8.12; θῆράς σφε τὸν δύστηνον ἐλπίζει κτανεῖν E. Ion 348: with μή folld. by aor. subj., οὐδαμὰ ἐλπίσας μή κοτε ἐλάσῃ Hdt. 1.77; οὐκ ἂν ἤλπισε μή κοτέ τις ἀναβαίη Id. 8.53.

3. c. pres. inf., deem, suppose that.., Emp. 11.2; ἐλπίζων εἶναι.. ὀλβιώτατος Hdt. 1.30; ἐλπίζων σιτοδείην τε εἶναι ἰσχυρὴν.. καὶ τὸν λεὼν τετρῦσθαι ib. 22; οἰκότα ἐλπίζων ib. 27, cf. A. Th. 76, Ch. 187; βοῦν ἢ λέοντ' ἤλπιζες ἐντείνειν βρόχοις; E. Andr. 720; ἐλπίζει δυνατὸς εἶναι ἄρχειν Pl. R. 573c; ὅστις ἐλπίζει θεοὺς.. χαίρειν ἀπαρχαῖς Trag.Adesp. 118.2: sts. of future events, τίς ἂν ἤλπισεν ἁμαρτήσεσθαί τινα τῶν πολιτῶν τοιαύτην ἁμαρτίαν; Lys. 31.27; οὐδὲν.. ποιήσειν ἐλπίζων D. 4.7.

4. c. dat., hope in.., τῇ τύχῃ Th. 3.97; ὀνόματι Matthew 12:21 : also with Preps., ἔν τισι LXX 2 Kings 18:5; πρός τι ib. Jd. 20.36; ἐ. εἴς τινα John 5:45, al.; ἐπί τινι Romans 15:12, al.; ἐπί τινα 1 Peter 3:5.

Frequency / Word / Parsing Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (22)NAS (30)HCS (31)
Matthew1
Luke3
John1
Acts2
Romans4
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians5
Philippians2
1 Timothy4
Philemon1
Hebrews1
1 Peter2
2 John1
3 John1
Matthew1
Luke3
John1
Acts2
Romans3
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians5
Philippians2
1 Timothy4
Philemon1
Hebrews1
1 Peter2
2 John1
3 John1
Matthew1
Luke3
John1
Acts2
Romans4
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians5
Philippians2
1 Timothy4
Philemon1
Hebrews1
1 Peter2
2 John1
3 John1
List of Word Forms
ελπιεί ελπιείς ελπιζει ελπίζει ἐλπίζει ελπίζειν ελπιζετε ελπίζετε ἐλπίζετε ελπιζομεν ελπίζομεν ἐλπίζομεν ελπιζομενων ελπιζομένων ἐλπιζομένων ελπίζον ελπίζοντα ελπίζοντας ελπίζοντες ελπιζόντων ελπιζουσαι ελπίζουσαι ἐλπίζουσαι ελπίζουσι ελπίζουσιν ελπιζω ελπίζω ἐλπίζω ελπιζων ελπίζων ἐλπίζων ελπιούσι ελπιουσιν ελπιούσιν ἐλπιοῦσιν ελπισατε ελπίσατε ἐλπίσατε ελπισάτω ελπισάτωσαν έλπισον ελπιώ ήλπιζέ ηλπιζεν ἤλπιζέν ηλπιζομεν ηλπίζομεν ἠλπίζομεν ηλπικαμεν ηλπίκαμεν ἠλπίκαμεν ηλπικατε ηλπίκατε ἠλπίκατε ηλπικεν ήλπικεν ἤλπικεν ηλπικεναι ηλπικέναι ἠλπικέναι ηλπικοτες ηλπικότες ἠλπικότες ήλπισα ηλπισαμεν ηλπίσαμεν ἠλπίσαμεν ήλπισαν ήλπισας ηλπίσατε ήλπισε ήλπισεν elpikamen elpíkamen ēlpikamen ēlpíkamen elpikate elpíkate ēlpikate ēlpíkate elpiken ēlpiken ḗlpiken elpikenai elpikénai ēlpikenai ēlpikénai elpikotes elpikótes ēlpikotes ēlpikótes elpiousin elpioûsin elpisamen elpísamen ēlpisamen ēlpísamen elpisate elpísate elpizei elpízei elpizen ēlpizen ḗlpizén elpizete elpízete elpizo elpizō elpízo elpízō elpizomen elpízomen ēlpizomen ēlpízomen elpizomenon elpizomenōn elpizoménon elpizoménōn elpizon elpizōn elpízon elpízōn elpizousai elpízousai
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