Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
Know, understand, to put the mind upon, i.e., comprehend, or be acquainted with
Greek: ἐπίσταμαι, epistamai (G1987)
14 King James Bible Verses
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Strong's Number: G1987
Greek Base Word: ἐπίσταμαι
Usage: Know, understand
Definition: To put the mind upon, i.e., comprehend, or be acquainted with.
- To put one's attention on, fix one's thoughts on, to turn one's self or one's mind to, put one's thought upon a thing.
- To be acquainted with, to understand.
- To know.
Derived terms: Apparently a middle voice of G2186 (with G3563 implied).
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ɛˈpi.stɑ.mɛ
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: e̞ˈpi.stɑ.me
- Transliteration: epistamai
- Biblical Pronunciation: eh-PEE-sta-meh
- Modern Pronunciation: ay-PEE-sta-may
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Bible Verses with ἐπίσταμαι (G1987)
1 to 14 of 14 Verses
“But he denied, saying, I know not, neither understand I what thou sayest. And he went out into the porch; and the cock crew.”
— Mark 14:68
“And he said unto them, Ye know how that it is an unlawful thing for a man that is a Jew to keep company, or come unto one of another nation; but God hath shewed me that I should not call any man common or unclean.”
— Acts 10:28
“And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men and brethren, ye know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe.”
— Acts 15:7
“This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John.”
— Acts 18:25
“And the evil spirit answered and said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye?”
— Acts 19:15
“Whom he called together with the workmen of like occupation, and said, Sirs, ye know that by this craft we have our wealth.”
— Acts 19:25
“And when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know, from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons,”
— Acts 20:18
“And I said, Lord, they know that I imprisoned and beat in every synagogue them that believed on thee:”
— Acts 22:19
“Then Paul, after that the governor had beckoned unto him to speak, answered, Forasmuch as I know that thou hast been of many years a judge unto this nation, I do the more cheerfully answer for myself:”
— Acts 24:10
“For the king knoweth of these things, before whom also I speak freely: for I am persuaded that none of these things are hidden from him; for this thing was not done in a corner.”
— Acts 26:26
“He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,”
— 1 Timothy 6:4
“By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.”
— Hebrews 11:8
“Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.”
— James 4:14
“But these speak evil of those things which they know not: but what they know naturally, as brute beasts, in those things they corrupt themselves.”
— Jude 1:10
(End 1 to 14 of 14 Verses)
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