anó: up, aboveOriginal Word: ἄνω
Part of Speech: Adverb
Phonetic Spelling: (an'-o)
Short Definition: up, above, things above, heaven
Definition: up, above, up to the top, up to the brim, things above, heaven, the heavenly region.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
adverb from ana
above (5), brim (1), upward (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 507: ἄνω
ἄνω, adverb (from Homer down);
a. above, in a higher place, (opposed to κάτω): Acts 2:19; with the article, ὁ, ἡ, τό ἄνω: Galatians 4:26 (ἡ ἄνω ἱεροσαλημ the upper i. e. the heavenly Jerusalem); Philippians 3:14 (ἡ ἄνω κλῆσις the calling made in heaven, equivalent to ἐπουράνιος, Hebrews 3:1); the neuter plural τά ἄνω as a substantive, heavenly things, Colossians 3:1f; ἐκ τῶν ἄνω from heaven, John 8:23. ἕως ἄνω, John 2:7 (up to the brim).
b. upward, up, on high: John 11:41 (αἴρω); Hebrews 12:15 (ἄνω φύει). Adverb from anti; upward or on the top -- above, brim, high, up. see GREEK anti
Adverb from anti; upward or on the top -- above, brim, high, up.
see GREEK anti
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 507
ἄνω — 9 Occ.
John 2:7 Adv
GRK: αὐτὰς ἕως ἄνω
NAS: So they filled them up to the brim.
KJV: up to the brim.
INT: them unto [the] brim