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Strong's #2019 - ἐπιφωνέω

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  1. to call out to, shout
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


1. mention by name, tell of, ἐπιφωνεῖν..ἱερὰν θήκην S. OC 1762 (anap.), cf. Aristaenet. 1.14: Med., Il.Parv. Fr. 2. add a title, Ph. 1.337.

2. say with respect to, τινὶ ἐπιφώνημα Plu. Alex. 3; εἴς τι Id. Luc. 39; ἐπί τινος Apollon.Cit. 3; apply a phrase to, τινι Ath. 5.178e: freq. of quoted sayings, ἐ. τὸ τραγικόν κτλ. Ph. 1.127, cf. Plu. Alc. 23, al.

3. call out, proclaim, exclaim, ἐ. ὡς εὖ ἡμῖν βεβίωται Epicur. Sent.Vat. 47; ἐπεφώνουν λέγοντες κτλ. Luke 23:21, cf. PRyl. 77.33 (ii A.D.); ἐ. τινὶ καλῶς λέγειν Aristeas 196, cf. Phld. Herc. 1251.17,al., lG 14.830 (Puteoli, ii A.D.); τῷ παρὰ δεῖπνον ἀκράτῳ προσδιδομένῳ τὸν Ἀγαθὸν ἐπιφωνοῦσι Δαίμονα Philonid. Med. ap. Ath. 15.675b: Pass., τὸ τοῖς γαμοῦσιν -φωνούμενον ταλασίῳ "" Plu. Pomp. 4.

4. respond, in ritual, LXX 2 Maccabees 1:23.

5. subjoin, add as a finishing touch, Demetr. Eloc. 107: Pass., ib. 110, Hermog. Inv. 4.9.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐπιφωνέω, ἐπιφώνω: (imperfect ἐπεφώνουν); to call out to, shout: followed by direct discourse, Luke 23:21; Acts 12:22; followed by the dative of a person, Acts 22:24; τί, Acts 21:34 L T Tr WH. ((Sophocles on.))

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** ἐπι -φωνέω , - ,

[in LXX: 1 Esdras 9:47 AR, 2 Maccabees 1:23, 3 Maccabees 7:13 *;]

to call out, shout: c. acc rei, Acts 21:34; c. dat. pers., Acts 22:24; seq. λέγοντες , Luke 23:21; orat. rect., Acts 12:22.†

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

ἐπιφωνέω is followed by direct discourse, as in Luke 23:21, in P Ryl II. 77.33 (A.D. 192) τῶν π ̣[αρ ]εστώτων ἀπὸ τῆς πόλεως ἐπιφωνη [σ ]α ̣ντων · στεφέσθω Ἀχιλλεὺς κοσμητείαν, ";the citizens standing by cried out, ‘Let Achilles be crowned as cosmetes’"; (Edd.) : so OGIS 595.35 (ii/A.D.) ἐπεφώνησαν · καλῶς εἶπεν Φιλοκλῆς, al.



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
επεφωνει επεφώνει ἐπεφώνει επεφωνουν επεφώνουν ἐπεφώνουν epephonei epephōnei epephṓnei epephonoun epephōnoun epephṓnoun
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