epiphainó: to show forth, i.e. to appearOriginal Word: ἐπιφαίνω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-fah'-ee-no)
Short Definition: I appear, shine upon
Definition: I appear (as of a light in the heavens or from the heavens), shine upon.
Cognate: 2014 epiphaínō (from 1909 /epí, "suitably on," which intensifies 5316 /phaínō, "appear") – properly, to appear to achieve the fitting purpose, i.e. as it builds on (Gk epi) on the particular situation. See 2015 (epiphaneia).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from epi and phainó
to show forth, i.e. to appear
appeared (3), shine (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2014: ἐπιφαίνω
ἐπιφαίνω; 1 aorist infinitive ἐπιφᾶναι (cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 24ff; Winers Grammar, 89 (85); Buttmann, 41 (35); (the Sept. Psalm 30:17
1. transitive, to show to or upon; to bring to light.
2. intransitive and in the passive to appear, become visible;
b. figuratively equivalent to to become clearly known, to show oneself: Titus 3:4; τίνι, Titus 2:11. see GREEK epi see GREEK phaino
see GREEK epi
see GREEK phaino
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2014
Ἐπεφάνη — 2 Occ.
ἐπιφαινόντων — 1 Occ.
ἐπιφᾶναι — 1 Occ.
Luke 1:79 V-ANA
GRK: ἐπιφᾶναι τοῖς ἐν
NAS: TO SHINE UPON THOSE WHO SIT
KJV: To give light to them that sit in
INT: to shine upon those in