epitugchanó: to light upon, i.e. to obtainOriginal Word: ἐπιτυγχάνω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-toong-khan'-o)
Short Definition: I attain, obtain, acquire
Definition: I attain, obtain, acquire.
["The simple (root) verb 5177 (tygxánō) originally means 'to hit the mark'; hence, 'to fall in with, light upon, attain' " (WS, 724).]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from epi and tugchanó
to light upon, i.e. to obtain
obtain (1), obtained (4).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2013: ἐπιτυγχάνω
ἐπιτυγχάνω: 2 aorist ἐπέτυχον;
1. to light or hit upon any person or thing (Aristophanes, Thucydides, Xenophon, Plato).
2. to attain to, obtain: James 4:2; with the genitive of thing, Hebrews 6:15; Hebrews 11:33; with the accusative of thing: τοῦτο, Romans 11:7 (where Rec. τούτου). Cf. Matthiae, § 328; (Winer's Grammar, 200 (188)). see GREEK epi see GREEK tugchano
see GREEK epi
see GREEK tugchano
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2013
ἐπέτυχεν — 3 Occ.
ἐπέτυχον — 1 Occ.
ἐπιτυχεῖν — 1 Occ.
Romans 11:7 V-AIA-3S
GRK: τοῦτο οὐκ ἐπέτυχεν ἡ δὲ
NAS: is seeking, it has not obtained, but those who were chosen
KJV: hath not obtained that which
INT: this not it did obtain but
Hebrews 6:15 V-AIA-3S
Hebrews 11:33 V-AIA-2P