Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to lay on
Strongs:
g1945
Word:
ἐπίκειμαι
Tyndale
Word:
ἐπίκειμαι
Transliteration:
epikeimai
Gloss:
to lay on
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἐπι-κείμαι [in LXX: Exo.39:31 (נָתַן), Job.19:3 (הָכַר hi.) Job.21:27 (חָמַס), 1Ma.6:57, 2Ma.1:21, 3Ma.1:22 *;] to be placed, lie on: Jhn.21:9; before ἐπί, with dative, Jhn.11:38; figuratively, Heb.9:10; ἀνάγκη, 1Co.9:16; χειμῶν, to threaten, come on: Act.27:20; of persons, to press upon: Luk.5:1 23:23. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐπίκειμαι
Transliteration:
epikeimai
Gloss:
to lay on
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἐπίκειμαι, serving as passive to ἐπιτίθημι, to be laid upon, and so, I). of doors, to be put to or closed [Refs 8th c.BC+] I.2). generally, to be placed, lie in or on, with dative, ἐπισκύνιον ἐπέκειτο προσώπῳ [Refs 3rd c.BC+] I.3). of islands, νῆσοι ἐπὶ Λήμνῳ (-ου codices) ἐπικείμεναι lying off Lemnos, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ [τῇ Λακαίνῃ χώρῃ[Refs] the islands off the coast, [Refs]; πάσῃ ἐ. τῇ θαλάσσῃ lies right across the sea, of Crete, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] II). to be laid upon, ἐμοὶ σφρηγὶς ἐπικείσθω τοῖσδ᾽ ἔπεσι [Refs 6th c.BC+]; ἐπίκειται ἀγνώμων σῇ κεφαλῇ στέφανος [NT+8th c.BC+]; of a duty, οἷς ἐπέκειτο φροντίζειν 1st-2nd c.AD: Plutarchus Biographus et Philosophus 2.786f. II.2). press upon, be urgent in entreaty, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; press upon a retreating enemy, attack, Βοιωτοῖσι [Refs]; to be urgent against, [Refs]; ἐπεκείμην αὐτοῖς ἐνοχλῶν “PLips.” 36.7 [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of a crowd, ἐ. τινί NT.Luke.5.1. II.3). hang over, τηλικούτων ἐπικειμένων τῷ μοιχεύοντι κακῶν 5th-6th c.BC: Xenophon Historicus “Memorabilia” 2.1.5; of penalties, θάνατος ἡ ζημίη ἐπίκειται the penalty imposed is death, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τῷ ἄρξαντι μεγάλα ἐπιτίμια ἐ. [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.4). of a name, to be imposed, [Refs] II.5). metaphorically, σκώμματα ἐπικείμενα suitable to the purpose, pointed, [Refs] II.6). to be set in authority, ἐπὶ τοῦ πυρός “Corpus Hermeticum” 1.13; ἐπικείμενος Ἀλεξανδρείας “PLips.” 102i8, etc. III). with accusative of things, especially in participle, κἀπικείμενον κάρα κυνέας head with helmet set thereon, [Refs 3rd c.AD+]; στέφανον ἐπικείμενος with a crown on one's head, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; ἄπικας ἐπικείμενοι ταῖς κεφαλαῖς 1st c.BC: Dionysius Halicarnassensis 2.70; σεμνὸν ἐπικειμένη τὸ κάλλος 1st c.AD: Josephus Historicus “Antiquitates Judaicae” 11.6.9; ἀγγέλου ἢ θεράποντος ἐπικείμενος πρόσωπον 1st-2nd c.AD: Plutarchus Biographus et Philosophus “Lysander” 23; ἐπέκειτο ὠτειλάς he bore scars upon him, [Refs]; ἱερὰν ἐσθῆτα ἐ. [Refs]; κιθάραν. κόλλοπας ἐπικειμένην fitted with pegs, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] exposed to. , [Refs]
Strongs
Word:
ἐπίκειμαι
Transliteration:
epíkeimai
Pronounciation:
ep-ik'-i-mahee
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to rest upon (literally or figuratively); impose, be instant, (be) laid (there-, up-)on, (when) lay (on), lie (on), press upon; from g1909 (ἐπί) and g2749 (κεῖμαι);