1) to bring forth into the light, cause to shine, shed light
2a) to shine, be bright or resplendent
2b) to become evident, to be brought forth into the light, come to view, appear
2b1) of growing vegetation, to come to light
2b2) to appear, be seen
2b3) exposed to view
2c) to meet the eyes, strike the sight, become clear or manifest
2c1) to be seen, appear
2d) to appear to the mind, seem to one's judgment or opinion
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 9:1, 1244
Prolongation for the base of G5457; to lighten (shine), that is, show (transitive or intransitive, literal or figurative): - appear, seem, be seen, shine, X think.
|(ποῦ φανεῖται) what will happen to||13.118|
|a become visible||24.18|
|b make known||28.36|
|c appear to be||28.55|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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