1867. epaineó
Strong's Concordance
epaineó: to praise
Original Word: ἐπαινέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: epaineó
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ahee-neh'-o)
Definition: to praise
Usage: I praise, commend, applaud.
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Cognate: 1867 epainéō (from 1909 /epí, "on, fitting" which intensifies 134 /ainéō, "to praise") – to praise in a fitting (apt) manner, i.e. as appropriate (adequate) to the situation; hence, to accredit in full (proper) measure. See 1868 (epainos).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from epi and aineó
to praise
NASB Translation
praise (5), praised (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1867: ἐπαινέω

ἐπαινέω, ἐπαινῶ; future ἐπαινέσω (1 Corinthians 11:22, for the more common ἐπαινέσομαι, cf. Winers Grammar, 86 (82); (Buttmann, 53 (46)); L text Tr marginal reading ἐπαινῶ); 1 aorist ἐπῄνεσα; (ἔπαινος); from Homer down; the Sept. for הִלֵּל and שִׁבַּח; to approve, to praise (with the ἐπί cf. German be- inbeloben (Passow, under the word ἐπί, IV. C. 3 cc.)): τινα, Romans 15:11; 1 Corinthians 11:22; τινα, followed by ὅτι (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 30, 9 b.), Luke 16:8; 1 Corinthians 11:2; absolutely, followed by ὅτι, 1 Corinthians 11:17.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
commend, laud, praise.

From epi and aineo; to applaud -- commend, laud, praise.

see GREEK epi

see GREEK aineo

Forms and Transliterations
επαινεθήσεται επαινεθησόμεθα επαινεθήσονται επαίνει επαινείσθαι επαινείσθε επαινείται επαινέσατε επαινεσατωσαν ἐπαινεσάτωσαν επαινέσει επαινέσουσί επαινεσω επαινέσω ἐπαινέσω επαινούντές Επαινω επαινώ Ἐπαινῶ επηνέθησαν επήνεσα επήνεσαν επηνεσεν επήνεσεν ἐπῄνεσεν epainesatosan epainesatōsan epainesátosan epainesátōsan epaineso epainesō epainéso epainésō Epaino Epainô Epainō Epainō̂ epḗinesen epenesen epēnesen
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 16:8 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ ἐπῄνεσεν ὁ κύριος
NAS: And his master praised the unrighteous
KJV: the lord commended the unjust
INT: And praised the master

Romans 15:11 V-AMA-3P
GRK: κύριον καὶ ἐπαινεσάτωσαν αὐτὸν πάντες
KJV: Gentiles; and laud him, all ye
INT: Lord and praise him all

1 Corinthians 11:2 V-PIA-1S
GRK: Ἐπαινῶ δὲ ὑμᾶς
NAS: Now I praise you because you remember
KJV: Now I praise you, brethren,
INT: I commend moreover you

1 Corinthians 11:17 V-PIA-1S
GRK: παραγγέλλων οὐκ ἐπαινῶ ὅτι οὐκ
NAS: instruction, I do not praise you, because
KJV: that I declare [unto you] I praise [you] not,
INT: charging [you] not I do praise[you] that not

1 Corinthians 11:22 V-ASA-1S
GRK: εἴπω ὑμῖν ἐπαινέσω ὑμᾶς ἐν
NAS: shall I say to you? Shall I praise you? In this
KJV: to you? shall I praise you
INT: should I say to you shall I praise you in

1 Corinthians 11:22 V-PIA-1S
GRK: τούτῳ οὐκ ἐπαινῶ
NAS: you? In this I will not praise you.
KJV: in this? I praise [you] not.
INT: this not I do praise

Strong's Greek 1867
6 Occurrences

ἐπαινεσάτωσαν — 1 Occ.
ἐπαινέσω — 1 Occ.
Ἐπαινῶ — 3 Occ.
ἐπῄνεσεν — 1 Occ.

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