Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To go or come after; to move behind in the same path or direction; hence, to go with (a leader, guide, etc.); to accompany; to attend.
2. (v. t.) To endeavor to overtake; to go in pursuit of; to chase; to pursue; to prosecute.
3. (v. t.) To accept as authority; to adopt the opinions of; to obey; to yield to; to take as a rule of action; as, to follow good advice.
4. (v. t.) To copy after; to take as an example.
5. (v. t.) To succeed in order of time, rank, or office.
6. (v. t.) To result from, as an effect from a cause, or an inference from a premise.
7. (v. t.) To watch, as a receding object; to keep the eyes fixed upon while in motion; to keep the mind upon while in progress, as a speech, musical performance, etc.; also, to keep up with; to understand the meaning, connection, or force of, as of a course of thought or argument.
8. (v. t.) To walk in, as a road or course; to attend upon closely, as a profession or calling.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaFOLLOW
fol'-o ('achar, radhaph; akoloutheo, dioko):
Greek1872. epakoloutheo -- to follow after
... to follow after. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: epakoloutheo Phonetic Spelling:
(ep-ak-ol-oo-theh'-o) Short Definition: I follow close after, endorse ...
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3877. parakoloutheo -- to follow closely, to investigate
1811. exakoloutheo -- to follow (out, up), ie to imitate
190. akoloutheo -- to follow
2628. katakoloutheo -- to follow after
4870. sunakoloutheo -- to follow along with
4902b. sunepomai -- to follow with
2614. katadioko -- to pursue closely
3401. mimeomai -- to imitate
1205. deute -- come!
Strong's Hebrew6117. aqab -- to follow at the heel, assail insidiously ...
... aqab. 6118 . to follow at the heel, assail insidiously, circumvent, overreach.
Transliteration: aqab Phonetic Spelling: (aw-kab') Short Definition: craftily. ...
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8497. takah -- perhaps to follow
7291. radaph -- to pursue, chase, persecute
7272. regel -- foot
1692. dabaq -- to cling, cleave, keep close
1980. halak -- to go, come, walk
310. achar -- the hind or following part
1961. hayah -- to fall out, come to pass, become, be
1875. darash -- to resort to, seek
8551. tamak -- to grasp, support, attain
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ThesaurusFollow (267 Occurrences)
... 3. (vt) To accept as authority; to adopt the opinions of; to obey; to yield to;
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Pursue (104 Occurrences)
Ensue (1 Occurrence)
Apollos (11 Occurrences)
Goest (79 Occurrences)
Wishes (37 Occurrences)
Cephas (8 Occurrences)
Someone (153 Occurrences)
Succeed (47 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceFollow (267 Occurrences)
Matthew 4:19 And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
Matthew 4:20 They immediately left their nets and followed him.
Matthew 4:22 They immediately left the boat and their father, and followed him.
Matthew 8:1 When he came down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him.
Matthew 8:19 A scribe came, and said to him, "Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go."
Matthew 8:22 But Jesus said to him, "Follow me, and leave the dead to bury their own dead."
Matthew 8:23 When he got into a boat, his disciples followed him.
Matthew 9:9 As Jesus passed by from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax collection office. He said to him, "Follow me." He got up and followed him.
Matthew 9:19 Jesus got up and followed him, as did his disciples.
Matthew 10:38 He who doesn't take his cross and follow after me, isn't worthy of me.
Matthew 14:13 Now when Jesus heard this, he withdrew from there in a boat, to a deserted place apart. When the multitudes heard it, they followed him on foot from the cities.
Matthew 16:24 Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone desires to come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
Matthew 19:21 Jesus said to him, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell what you have, and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me."
Matthew 19:27 Then Peter answered, "Behold, we have left everything, and followed you. What then will we have?"
Matthew 19:28 Jesus said to them, "Most certainly I tell you that you who have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of Man will sit on the throne of his glory, you also will sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Matthew 27:55 Many women were there watching from afar, who had followed Jesus from Galilee, serving him.
Mark 1:17 "Come and follow me," said Jesus, "and I will make you fishers for men."
Mark 1:20 They therefore left their father Zabdi in the boat with the hired men, and went and followed Him.
Mark 2:14 As he passed by, he saw Levi, the son of Alphaeus, sitting at the tax office, and he said to him, "Follow me." And he arose and followed him.
Mark 5:37 He allowed no one to follow him, except Peter, James, and John the brother of James.
Mark 6:1 He went out from there. He came into his own country, and his disciples followed him.
Mark 8:34 He called the multitude to himself with his disciples, and said to them, "Whoever wants to come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
Mark 9:38 John said to him, "Teacher, we saw someone who doesn't follow us casting out demons in your name; and we forbade him, because he doesn't follow us."
Mark 10:21 Jesus looking at him loved him, and said to him, "One thing you lack. Go, sell whatever you have, and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me, taking up the cross."
Mark 10:28 Peter began to tell him, "Behold, we have left all, and have followed you."
Mark 14:13 He sent two of his disciples, and said to them, "Go into the city, and there you will meet a man carrying a pitcher of water. Follow him,
Mark 14:51 A certain young man followed him, having a linen cloth thrown around himself, over his naked body. The young men grabbed him,
Mark 14:54 Peter had followed him from a distance, until he came into the court of the high priest. He was sitting with the officers, and warming himself in the light of the fire.
Mark 15:41 who, when he was in Galilee, followed him, and served him; and many other women who came up with him to Jerusalem.
Mark 16:17 And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues;
Luke 5:11 When they had brought their boats to land, they left everything, and followed him.
Luke 5:27 After these things he went out, and saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the tax office, and said to him, "Follow me!"
Luke 5:28 He left everything, and rose up and followed him.
Luke 9:11 But the multitudes, perceiving it, followed him. He welcomed them, and spoke to them of the Kingdom of God, and he cured those who needed healing.
Luke 9:23 He said to all, "If anyone desires to come after me, let him deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me.
Luke 9:49 John answered, "Master, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we forbade him, because he doesn't follow with us."
Luke 9:57 As they went on the way, a certain man said to him, "I want to follow you wherever you go, Lord."
Luke 9:59 He said to another, "Follow me!" But he said, "Lord, allow me first to go and bury my father."
Luke 9:61 Another also said, "I want to follow you, Lord, but first allow me to bid farewell to those who are at my house."
Luke 14:27 Whoever doesn't bear his own cross, and come after me, can't be my disciple.
Luke 17:23 They will tell you,'Look, here!' or'Look, there!' Don't go away, nor follow after them,
Luke 18:22 When Jesus heard these things, he said to him, "You still lack one thing. Sell all that you have, and distribute it to the poor. You will have treasure in heaven. Come, follow me."
Luke 18:28 Peter said, "Look, we have left everything, and followed you."
Luke 21:8 He said, "Watch out that you don't get led astray, for many will come in my name, saying,' I am he,' and,'The time is at hand.' Therefore don't follow them.
Luke 21:9 When you hear of wars and disturbances, don't be terrified, for these things must happen first, but the end won't come immediately."
Luke 22:10 He said to them, "Behold, when you have entered into the city, a man carrying a pitcher of water will meet you. Follow him into the house which he enters.
Luke 22:49 When they which were about him saw what would follow, they said unto him, Lord, shall we smite with the sword?
Luke 23:49 All his acquaintances, and the women who followed with him from Galilee, stood at a distance, watching these things.
John 1:43 On the next day, he was determined to go out into Galilee, and he found Philip. Jesus said to him, "Follow me."
John 10:4 Whenever he brings out his own sheep, he goes before them, and the sheep follow him, for they know his voice.
John 10:5 They will by no means follow a stranger, but will flee from him; for they don't know the voice of strangers."
John 10:27 My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
John 12:26 If anyone serves me, let him follow me. Where I am, there will my servant also be. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.
John 13:36 Simon Peter said to him, "Lord, where are you going?" Jesus answered, "Where I am going, you can't follow now, but you will follow afterwards."
John 13:37 Peter said to him, "Lord, why can't I follow you now? I will lay down my life for you."
John 21:19 Now he said this, signifying by what kind of death he would glorify God. When he had said this, he said to him, "Follow me."
John 21:22 Jesus said to him, "If I desire that he stay until I come, what is that to you? You follow me."
Acts 3:24 Yes, and all the prophets from Samuel and those who followed after, as many as have spoken, they also told of these days.
Acts 12:8 The angel said to him, "Get dressed and put on your sandals." He did so. He said to him, "Put on your cloak, and follow me."
Acts 12:9 And he went out and followed him. He didn't know that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he saw a vision.
Acts 13:43 Now when the synagogue broke up, many of the Jews and of the devout proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas; who, speaking to them, urged them to continue in the grace of God.
Acts 27:44 and the rest should follow, some on planks, and some on other things from the ship. So it happened that they all escaped safely to the land.
Romans 2:8 but to those who are self-seeking, and don't obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, will be wrath and indignation,
Romans 4:12 The father of circumcision to those who not only are of the circumcision, but who also walk in the steps of that faith of our father Abraham, which he had in uncircumcision.
Romans 9:30 What shall we say then? That the Gentiles, who didn't follow after righteousness, attained to righteousness, even the righteousness which is of faith;
Romans 11:12 and if their lapse is the enriching of the world, and their overthrow the enriching of the Gentiles, will not still greater good follow their restoration?
Romans 12:2 And do not follow the customs of the present age, but be transformed by the entire renewal of your minds, so that you may learn by experience what God's will is--that will which is good and beautiful and perfect.
Romans 14:19 So then, let us follow after things which make for peace, and things by which we may build one another up.
Romans 15:5 Now the God of patience and of encouragement grant you to be of the same mind one with another according to Christ Jesus,
1 Corinthians 1:12 Now I mean this, that each one of you says, "I follow Paul," "I follow Apollos," "I follow Cephas," and, "I follow Christ."
1 Corinthians 3:4 For when one says, "I follow Paul," and another, "I follow Apollos," aren't you fleshly?
1 Corinthians 11:1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:1 Follow after love, and earnestly desire spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.
2 Corinthians 12:18 I exhorted Titus, and I sent the brother with him. Did Titus take any advantage of you? Didn't we walk in the same spirit? Didn't we walk in the same steps?
Galatians 2:14 As soon as I saw that they were not walking uprightly in the spirit of the Good News, I said to Peter, before them all, "If you, though you are a Jew, live as a Gentile does, and not as a Jew, how can you make the Gentiles follow Jewish customs?
Galatians 6:16 As many as walk by this rule, peace and mercy be on them, and on God's Israel.
Philippians 3:12 Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus.
Philippians 3:17 Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample.
1 Thessalonians 5:15 See that no one returns evil for evil to anyone, but always follow after that which is good, for one another, and for all.
2 Thessalonians 3:7 For yourselves know how ye ought to follow us: for we behaved not ourselves disorderly among you;
2 Thessalonians 3:9 Not because we have not power, but to make ourselves an ensample unto you to follow us.
1 Timothy 4:1 But the Spirit says expressly that in later times some will fall away from the faith, paying attention to seducing spirits and doctrines of demons,
1 Timothy 4:6 If you instruct the brothers of these things, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, nourished in the words of the faith, and of the good doctrine which you have followed.
1 Timothy 5:15 For already some of them have gone astray, following Satan.
1 Timothy 5:24 Some men's sins are evident, preceding them to judgment, and some also follow later.
1 Timothy 6:11 But you, man of God, flee these things, and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, and gentleness.
2 Timothy 1:13 Hold the pattern of sound words which you have heard from me, in faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
2 Timothy 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
2 Timothy 3:10 But you did follow my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, steadfastness,
Hebrews 12:14 Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord,
Hebrews 13:7 Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken unto you the word of God: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation.
1 Peter 1:11 searching for who or what kind of time the Spirit of Christ, which was in them, pointed to, when he predicted the sufferings of Christ, and the glories that would follow them.
1 Peter 2:21 For to this you were called, because Christ also suffered for us, leaving you an example, that you should follow his steps,
2 Peter 1:16 For we did not follow cunningly devised fables, when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we were eyewitnesses of his majesty.
2 Peter 2:2 Many will follow their immoral ways, and as a result, the way of the truth will be maligned.
2 Peter 2:10 but chiefly those who walk after the flesh in the lust of defilement, and despise authority. Daring, self-willed, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignitaries;
2 Peter 2:15 forsaking the right way, they went astray, having followed the way of Balaam the son of Beor, who loved the wages of wrongdoing;
2 John 1:6 This is love, that we should walk according to his commandments. This is the commandment, even as you heard from the beginning, that you should walk in it.
3 John 1:3 For I rejoiced greatly, when brothers came and testified about your truth, even as you walk in truth.
3 John 1:11 Beloved, follow not that which is evil, but that which is good. He that doeth good is of God: but he that doeth evil hath not seen God.
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