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Entry for Strong's #2017 - ἐπιφαύω

Word Origin
a form of (2014)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to shine upon
    1. Christ will pour upon you the divine truth as the sun gives light to men aroused from sleep
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 167 ‑ אָהַל (aw‑hal');  1984 ‑ הָלַל (haw‑lal');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Ephesians 1
Ephesians 1
Ephesians 1
V-FAI-3S 1
V-FAI-3S 1
V-FAI-3S 1
V-FAI-3S 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐπιφαύσκω, fut. -φαύσω (v. infr.): shine out, of the sun or moon, LXX Job 25:5, LXX Job 31:26 : also in pass. form, Job 41:9(10); ἐπιφαύσει σοι ὁ Χριστός will shine out for thee, Ephesians 5:14.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐπιφαύσκω (equivalent to the ἐπιφώσκω of Greek writings, cf. Winers Grammar, 90 (85); Buttmann, 67 (59)): future ἐπιφαύσω; to shine upon: τίνι, Ephesians 5:14, where the meaning is, Christ will pour upon thee the light of divine truth as the sun gives light to men aroused from sleep. (Job 25:5; Job 31:26; (Job 41:9); Acta Thomae § 34.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐπι -φαύσκω

(variant form of ἐπιφώσκω , q.v.),

[in LXX: Job 25:5 (H166 hi.) Job 31:26; Job 41:18 (H1984 hi.) *;]

to shine forth: fig., c. dat., Ephesians 5:14 (on v.l. -ψαύσει , v. ICC, Westc., AR, in l).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
επιφαυσει επιφαύσει ἐπιφαύσει επιφαύσκει επιφαύσκεται επιφαύσκοντα epiphausei epiphaúsei
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