ἐπικαλέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to put a name upon, to surname
1a) to permit one's self to be surnamed
2) to be named after someone
3) to call something to one
3a) to cry out upon or against one
3b) to charge something to one as a crime or reproach
3c) to summon one on any charge, prosecute one for a crime
3d) to blame one for, accuse one of
4) to invoke
4a) to call upon for one's self, in one's behalf
4a1) any one as a helper
4a2) as my witness
4a3) as my judge
4a4) to appeal unto
5) to call upon by pronouncing the name of Jehovah
5a) an expression finding its explanation in the fact that prayers addressed to God ordinarily began with an invocation of the divine name
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 3:496,*

Strong

G1941
Middle voice from G1909 and G2564; to entitle; by implication to invoke (for aid, worship, testimony, decision, etc.): - appeal (unto), call (on, upon), surname.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
(ἐπικαλέομαι τὸ ὄνομά τινος ἐπί τινα) be people of11.28
call33.131
a ask for help33.176
b appeal to a higher court56.15

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἐπεκάλεσανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural1
ἐπεκέκλητοverb: 3rd person pluperfect middle indicative singular1
ἐπεκλήθηverb: 3rd person aorist passive indicative singular1
ἐπικαλεῖσθαιverb: present passive infinitive1
ἐπικαλεῖσθεverb: 2nd person present middle indicative plural1
ἐπικαλεῖταιverb: 3rd person present passive indicative singular2
ἐπικαλεσάμενοςverb: aorist middle participle nominative singular masculine1
ἐπικαλεσαμένουverb: aorist middle participle genitive singular masculine2
ἐπικαλέσασθαιverb: aorist middle infinitive1
ἐπικαλέσηταιverb: 3rd person aorist middle subjunctive singular2
ἐπικαλέσωνταιverb: 3rd person aorist middle subjunctive plural1
ἐπικαλοῦμαιverb: 1st person present middle indicative singular2
ἐπικαλουμένοιςverb: present middle participle dative plural masculine1
ἐπικαλούμενονverb: present middle participle accusative singular masculine1
ἐπικαλούμενονverb: present passive participle accusative singular masculine1
ἐπικαλούμενοςverb: present passive participle nominative singular masculine1
ἐπικαλουμένουverb: present passive participle genitive singular masculine1
ἐπικαλουμένουςverb: present middle participle accusative plural masculine3
ἐπικαλουμένωνverb: present middle participle genitive plural masculine1
ἐπικέκλησαιverb: 2nd person perfect middle indicative singular1
ἐπικέκληταιverb: 3rd person perfect passive indicative singular1
ἐπικληθεὶςverb: aorist passive participle nominative singular masculine1
ἐπικληθὲνverb: aorist passive participle accusative singular neuter1
ἐπικληθένταverb: aorist passive participle accusative singular masculine1
Total30

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