2014. epiphainó
Strong's Concordance
epiphainó: to show forth, i.e. to appear
Original Word: ἐπιφαίνω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: epiphainó
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-fah'-ee-no)
Definition: to show forth, to appear
Usage: I appear (as of a light in the heavens or from the heavens), shine upon.
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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 Concordance
Word Origin
from epi and phainó
to show forth, i.e. to appear
NASB Translation
appeared (3), shine (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS 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 (); Psalm 117:27 (), cf. Psalm 66:2 ())); 2 aorist passive ἐπεφανην; from Homer down;

1. transitive, to show to or upon; to bring to light.

2. intransitive and in the passive to appear, become visible;

a. properly: of stars, Acts 27:20 (Theocritus, 2, 11); τίνι, to one, Luke 1:79.

b. figuratively equivalent to to become clearly known, to show oneself: Titus 3:4; τίνι, Titus 2:11.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
appear, give light.

From epi and phaino; to shine upon, i.e. Become (literally) visible or (figuratively) known -- appear, give light.

see GREEK epi

see GREEK phaino

Forms and Transliterations
επέφανεν Επεφανη επεφάνη Ἐπεφάνη επιφαίνεσθαι επιφαινοντων επιφαινόντων ἐπιφαινόντων επιφαναι επιφάναι ἐπιφᾶναι επιφανήναί επιφανήσεται επίφανον επιφανούμαι Epephane Epephanē Epepháne Epephánē epiphainonton epiphainontōn epiphainónton epiphainóntōn epiphanai epiphânai
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 1:79 V-ANA
GRK: ἐπιφᾶναι τοῖς ἐν
KJV: To give light to them that sit in
INT: to shine upon those in

Acts 27:20 V-PPA-GNP
GRK: μήτε ἄστρων ἐπιφαινόντων ἐπὶ πλείονας
NAS: nor stars appeared for many days,
KJV: many days appeared, and no
INT: nor stars appearing for many

Titus 2:11 V-AIP-3S
GRK: Ἐπεφάνη γὰρ ἡ
NAS: of God has appeared, bringing salvation
KJV: that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all
INT: appeared indeed the

Titus 3:4 V-AIP-3S
GRK: ἡ φιλανθρωπία ἐπεφάνη τοῦ σωτῆρος
NAS: and [His] love for mankind appeared,
KJV: Saviour toward man appeared,
INT: the love to man appeared of the Savior

Strong's Greek 2014
4 Occurrences

Ἐπεφάνη — 2 Occ.
ἐπιφαινόντων — 1 Occ.
ἐπιφᾶναι — 1 Occ.

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