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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1981 - ἐπισκηνόω

Transliteration
episkēnóō
Phonetics
ep-ee-skay-no'-o
Origin
from (G1909) and (G4637)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
7:386,1040
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to fix a tent or habitation on
    1. to take possession of and live in the houses
      1. of the citizens
      2. of the power of Christ descending upon one, working within him and giving him help
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
2 Corinthians
1
NAS (1)
2 Corinthians
1
HCS (1)
2 Corinthians
1
BSB (1)
2 Corinthians
1
ESV (1)
2 Corinthians
1
WEB (1)
2 Corinthians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐπισκην-όω,

to be quartered in, ταῖς οἰκίαις Plb. 4.72.1; ἐπὶ τὰς οἰκίας ib. 18.8: metaph., dwell upon, ἡ δύναμις ἐ. ἐπί τινα 2 Corinthians 12:9.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ἐπι -σκηνόω , - ,

to tent upon, spread a tabernacle over: metaph., seq. ἐπ᾿ ἐμέ (RV, rest upon, cover), 2 Corinthians 12:9.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

On the force of this rare verb in 2 Corinthians 12:9 see an interesting note in ExpT xxii. p. 312 f.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
επισκηνωση επισκηνώση ἐπισκηνώσῃ episkenose episkēnōsē episkenṓsei episkēnṓsēi
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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