ἐπιποθέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to long for, desire
2) to pursue with love, to long after
3) to lust, harbour forbidden desire
Part of Speech: verb

Strong

G1971
From G1909 and ποθέω potheô (to yearn); to dote upon, that is, intensely crave possession (lawfully or wrongfully): - (earnestly) desire (greatly), (greatly) long (after), lust.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a deeply desire25.18
b have great affection for25.47

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)

ἐπιποθεῖverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular1
ἐπιποθήσατεverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative plural1
ἐπιποθοῦντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine2
ἐπιποθούντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
ἐπιποθῶverb: 1st person present active indicative singular2
ἐπιποθῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine2
Total9

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