Lectionary Calendar
Monday, April 22nd, 2024
the Fourth Week after Easter
StudyLight.org has pledged to help build churches in Uganda. Help us with that pledge and support pastors in the heart of Africa.
Click here to join the effort!

Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #1874 - ἐπακροάομαι

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G1909) and the base of (G202)
Parts of Speech
Search for…
Browse by letter:
Prev Entry
Next Entry
  1. to listen to
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Acts 1
NAS (1)
Acts 1
HCS (1)
Acts 1
BSB (1)
Acts 1
ESV (1)
Acts 1
WEB (1)
Acts 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


= ἐπακούω, abs., Pl.Com. 16, Nic.Dam. Vit.Caes. 29: c. gen. pers., Acts 16:25, Luc. Icar. 1: c. gen. rei, Hld. 2.17: c. acc. rei, πάντ' ἐπακροάσει Men. Epit.Oxy. 1236v16; τὸν λόγον Ant. Lib. 11.6 ἐπακρό-ᾱσις, εως, ἡ, hearkening, obedience, LXX 1 Samuel 15:22.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐπακροάομαι, ἐπακρωμαι: 3 person plural imperfect ἐπηκροῶντο; to listen to: with the genitive of a person Acts 16:25. (Comicus Plato in Bekker anecd., p. 360; Lucian, Icarom. 1; Test. xii. Patr., p. 710, test. Jos. § 8.)

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights rserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἐπ -ακροάομαι , -ῶμαι ,

to listen attentively: Acts 16:25 (cf. Page, 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.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

For the medical usage of this verb, which in the NT is peculiar to Lk (Acts 16:25), see Hobart, p. 234.


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
επακρόασις επάλξεις επηκροωντο επηκροώντο ἐπηκροῶντο epekroonto epekroônto epēkroōnto epēkroō̂nto
adsFree icon
Ads FreeProfile