1982. episkiazó
Strong's Concordance
episkiazó: to overshadow
Original Word: ἐπισκιάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: episkiazó
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-skee-ad'-zo)
Short Definition: I overshadow, envelop
Definition: I overshadow, envelop.
HELPS Word-studies

1982 episkiázō (from 1909 /epí, "upon" and skiazō, "to cast shade") – properly, to cast a shadow on; overshadow, which leaves a natural (apt) result.

1982 /episkiázō ("overshadow") is used in the NT of God's over-shadowing presence – which always brings His boulē-plan to pass (see 1012 /boulḗ, "God's immutable will for physical circumstances").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from epi and skia
Definition
to overshadow
NASB Translation
fall (1), overshadow (2), overshadowed (1), overshadowing (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1982: ἐπισκιάζω

ἐπισκιάζω; (imperfect ἐπεσκιαζον, Luke 9:34 L marginal reading T Tr text WH); future ἐπισκιάσω; 1 aorist ἐπεσκίασα; to throw a shadow upon, to envelop in shadow, to overshadow: τίνι, Acts 5:15. From a vaporous cloud that casts a shadow the word is transferred to a shining cloud surrounding and enveloping persons with brightness: τινα, Matthew 17:5; Luke 9:34; τίνι, Mark 9:7. Tropically, of the Holy Spirit exerting creative energy upon the womb of the virgin Mary and impregnating it (a use of the word which seems to have been drawn from the familiar O. T. idea of a cloud as symbolizing the immediate presence and power of God): with the dative Luke 1:35. (In secular authors generally with an accusative of the object and in the sense of obscuring: Herodotus 1, 209; Sophocles, Aristotle, Thcophr., Philo, Lucian, Herodian, Geoponica. the Sept. for סָכַך to cover, Psalm 90:4 (); Psalm 139:8 (); for שָׁכַן, Exodus 40:29-35ἐπεσκίαζεν ἐπί τήν σκηνήν νεφέλη; (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 52, 4, 7).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
overshadow.

From epi and a derivative of skia; to cast a shade upon, i.e. (by analogy) to envelop in a haze of brilliancy; figuratively, to invest with preternatural influence -- overshadow.

see GREEK epi

see GREEK skia

Forms and Transliterations
επεσκιαζεν επεσκίαζεν ἐπεσκίαζεν επεσκίασας επεσκιασεν επεσκίασεν ἐπεσκίασεν επισκιάζει επισκιαζουσα επισκιάζουσα ἐπισκιάζουσα επισκιασει επισκιάσει ἐπισκιάσει επισκιάση ἐπισκιάσῃ epeskiasen epeskíasen epeskiazen epeskíazen episkiase episkiasē episkiasei episkiásei episkiásēi episkiazousa episkiázousa
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5 Occurrences


ἐπεσκίασεν — 1 Occ.
ἐπεσκίαζεν — 1 Occ.
ἐπισκιάσῃ — 1 Occ.
ἐπισκιάσει — 1 Occ.
ἐπισκιάζουσα — 1 Occ.

Matthew 17:5 V-AIA-3S
GRK: νεφέλη φωτεινὴ ἐπεσκίασεν αὐτούς καὶ
NAS: cloud overshadowed them, and behold,
KJV: a bright cloud overshadowed them: and
INT: a cloud bright overshadowed them and

Mark 9:7 V-PPA-NFS
GRK: ἐγένετο νεφέλη ἐπισκιάζουσα αὐτοῖς καὶ
NAS: formed, overshadowing them, and a voice
KJV: a cloud that overshadowed them:
INT: there came a cloud overshadowing them and

Luke 1:35 V-FIA-3S
GRK: δύναμις Ὑψίστου ἐπισκιάσει σοι διὸ
NAS: of the Most High will overshadow you; and for that reason
KJV: of the Highest shall overshadow thee:
INT: power of [the] Most High will overshadow you therefore

Luke 9:34 V-IIA-3S
GRK: νεφέλη καὶ ἐπεσκίαζεν αὐτούς ἐφοβήθησαν
NAS: formed and [began] to overshadow them; and they were afraid
KJV: a cloud, and overshadowed them: and
INT: a cloud and overshadowed them they feared

Acts 5:15 V-FIA-3S
GRK: ἡ σκιὰ ἐπισκιάσῃ τινὶ αὐτῶν
NAS: his shadow might fall on any one
KJV: passing by might overshadow some
INT: the shadow might overshadow someone of them

5 Occurrences

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