5316: φαίνω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G5316 φαίνω

Transliteration: phaínō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: (a) act: I shine, shed light, (b) pass: I shine, become visible, appear, (c) I become clear, appear, seem, show myself as.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5316 φαίνω

Transliteration: phaínō

Derivation: prolongation for the base of G5457;

Definition: to lighten (shine), i.e. show (transitive or intransitive, literal or figurative)

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

φαίνω

G5316 

Occurrences in the NT: 31

φαίνω
[in LXX for אור hi., ראה ni., etc. ;]
I. Act.,
1. to bring to light, cause to appear (so most freq. in cl.).
2. Absol., to give light, shine (Hom., Plat., al.): Jo 1:5 5:35, II Pe 1:19, I Jn 2:8, Re 1:16 8:12 18:23 21:23.
II. Pass., to come to light, appear, be manifest: Mt 2:7 13:26 24:27, 30, Lk 9:8, Phl 2:15, He 11:3, I Pe 4:18 (LXX); opp. to ἀφανίζεσθαι, Ja 4:14; c. dat. pers. (Bl. § 54, 4), Mt 1:20 2:13, 19, Mk 16:9; c. nom. pred., Mt 23:27, 28, Ro 7:13, II Co 13:7; id. c. dat. pers., Mt 6:5, 16, 18 (seq. nom. ptcp., but not as in cl.; v. Bl., § 73, 4); impers., Mt 9:33; of the mind and judgment (= δοκεῖ, q.v.), Mk 14:64 (cf. I Es 2:21), Lk 24:11.†
SYN.: v.s. δοκέω

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition