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 approach
Strongs:
g2186
Word:
ἐφίστημι
Tyndale
Word:
ἐφίστημι
Transliteration:
ephistēmi
Gloss:
to approach
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἐφ-ίστημι [in LXX for נָצַב ni, שִׁית, נָתַן, etc;] 1) causal in pres, impf, fut, 1 aor, to set upon or by, set up, etc. (Æsch, Hdt, Arist, al). 2) Intrans. in mid, and in pf. and 2 aor. act; (a) to stand upon; (b) to be set over; (with) to stand by, be present, be at hand, come on or upon: Luk.2:38 10:40 20:1, Act.6:12 12:7 22:13, 20 23:27, 2Ti.4:2; with dative pars, Luk.2:9 24:4, Act.4:1 23:11; with dative bc, Act.17:5; before έπί, with accusative, Act.10:17 11:11; of rain, Act.28:2; of evils impending, with dative of person(s), 1Th.5:3; before έπί (Wis.6:9), Luk.21:34; of time, 2Ti.4:6 (cf. κατ, συν-εφίστημι). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐφίστημι
Transliteration:
ephistēmi
Gloss:
to approach
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἐφίστημι, Ionic dialect ἐπ-: A) causal in present, imperfect, future, and aorist 1 (also in the later perfect and pluperfect ἐφέστᾰκα, ἐφεστάκειν [ᾰ], see below 11.1, VI. 2): A.I) set, place upon, τεῖχος τείχει [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.II) set over, μ᾽ Ἀπόλλων τῷδ᾽ ἐπέστησεν τέλει [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with infinitive, βουλὴν ἐπιμελεῖσθαι τῆς εὐκοσμίας [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, to be appointed, instituted, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] A.II.2) bring in, ἡ τύχη ἐπιστήσασα Ῥωμαίους [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; Φίλιππον ἐ. τοῖς πράγμασι to let him have a hand in the business, [Refs 4th c.BC+] A.II.3) bring in, cause, occasion, κατάπληξίν τισι [Refs 1st c.BC+]; κίνδυνον, ἀγῶνά τινι, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] A.III) set up, establish, ἀγῶνα [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with accusative et infinitive, ordain, prescribe, ὁ νόμος ἐφίστησι τὰ λοιπὰ κρίνειν τοὺς ἄρχοντας [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἐπιστήσατε quid facere debeamus, [Refs 1st c.AD+] A.IV) set by or near to, ἐπιστήσαντες κύκλῳ τὸ σῆμα ἱππέας [Refs 5th c.BC+]; especially place in rear, of troops, τὴν φάλαγγα τούτοις κατόπιν ἐ. [Refs 2nd c.BC+] A.V) stop, cause to halt, ἐπιστῆσαι τὸ στράτευμα [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὴν ὁδόν, τὴν πορείαν, [Refs 1st c.BC+]; ἐ. τὴν ὁρμήν check it, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; τὴν διήγησιν interrupt it, [Refs]; check, ἔμμηνα [Refs 1st c.AD+] having halted, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, to be checked, stopped, [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; ἐὰν ἐφίστηται ἡ κοιλία [Refs 2nd c.AD+] A.VI) ἐφίστημι τὴν διάνοιαν κατά τι, περί τινος, fix one's mind upon it, attend to it, [Refs 5th c.BC+] absolutely, give attention, τούτοις ἐπιστήσαντες [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; ἐπιστήσασι μᾶλλον λεκτέον one must speak with more care and accuracy, [Refs 4th c.BC+]ad Them.265b; ὅτι. [Refs 2nd c.AD+] A.VI.2) with accusative person, arrest the attention of, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; ἐπιστῆσαί τινα ἐπί τι call his attention to, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; τοῦ καιροῦ τοῦ κατὰ τὴν διήγησιν ἐφεστακότος ἡμᾶς ἐπί τι having led us to, [Refs]: hence, object, [Refs 3rd c.AD+] B) intransitive in middle and passive, ἐφίσταμαι, aorist 1 ἐπεστάθην [[Refs 5th c.BC+], with perfect, pluperfect (Aeolic dialect pluperfect 3rd.pers. singular ἐπήστᾱκε [Refs 2nd c.BC+]pluperfect 3rd.pers. plural ἐφεστάκεον [ᾱ] [Refs 4th c.BC+], and aorist 2 active: (the causal tenses are not found in [Refs 8th c.BC+], the middle or passive only in imperfect ἐφίστατο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; elsewhere always aorist 2 or perfect active with Epic dialect infinitive ἐφεστάμεναι [Refs 8th c.BC+]:—stand upon, τεῖχος. ῥύατ᾽ ἐφεσταότες [Refs 8th c.BC+] B.2) to be imposed upon, μόχθων τῶν ἐφεστώτων ἐμοί [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.3) stand on the top or surface, τὸ ἐπιστάμενον [τοῦ γάλακτος], i. e. cream, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐ. καθάπερ ὀρρὸς [γάλακτι] [Refs 1st c.AD+]; of vapour, form, [Refs 4th c.BC+] B.II) to be set over, ἐφίσταται πύλαις [Refs 5th c.BC+]participle, ὁ ἐφεστηκώς the person in authority, the officer in command, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οἱ ἐφεστῶτες, Ionic dialect οἱ ἐπεστεῶτες, [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.III) stand by or near, ὣς πυκνοὶ ἐφέστασαν ἀλλήλοισιν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ τὰς πύλας, ἐπὶ τὰς θύρας, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; especially of dreams or visions, appear to, εὕδοντι ἐπέστη ὄνειρος [NT+8th c.BC+]: absolutely, stand by, [NT+5th c.BC+]; without hostile sense, ἐπέστης [NT+5th c.BC+]; of troops, to be posted after or behind, κατόπιν ἐ. τοῖς θηρίοις [Refs 2nd c.BC+] B.III.2) in hostile sense, stand against, τὰ φρονέοντες ἐφέστασαν ἀλλήλοισιν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; appear before, of an army, ἐπὶ τῇ πόλι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; come upon suddenly or by surprise, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; so of events, etc, αἰφνίδιος αὐτοῖς ἐ. ὄλεθρος [NT+2nd c.BC+] B.III.3) metaphorically, of events, spring upon one, occur, πρίν μοι τύχη τοιάδ᾽ ἐπέστη [Refs 5th c.BC+]; in perfect, impend, be at hand, τὸν ἐφεστηκότα κίνδυνον τῇ πόλει [NT+4th c.BC+]; of a more remote future, to be in store, lie in wait for, κῆρες ἐφεστᾶσιν θανάτοιο [Refs 8th c.BC+] B.IV) halt, stop, as in a march, ἄλλοτε καὶ ἄλλοτε ἐφιστάμενος [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.V) fix one's mind on, give one's attention to, σφαγῇ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπί τι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπιστάς absolutely (i.e. τοῖς πράγμασι), [Refs] C) aorist 1 middle in causal sense, set up, τὰς θύρας [Refs 5th c.BC+]; set, post, φρουροὺς ἐπεστησάμην [Refs]; τέλος ἐπιστήσασθαι, Latin finem imponere, [Refs 5th c.BC+]present is once so used, τοῦ με τήνδ᾽ ἐφίστασαι βάσι; why dost thou cause me to halt? [Refs 5th c.BC+] C.2) ἐπιστησάμενος, intransitive, having been ἐπιστάτης, [Refs]
Strongs
Word:
ἐφίστημι
Transliteration:
ephístēmi
Pronounciation:
ef-is'-tay-mee
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to stand upon, i.e. be present (in various applications, friendly or otherwise, usually literal); ; --assault, come (in, to, unto, upon), be at hand (instant), present, stand (before, by, over); from g1909 (ἐπί) and g2476 (ἵστημι);