G1984 ἐπισκοπή - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἐπισκοπή
a watching over, visitation
Dodson:
ἐπισκοπή
visitation of judgment, oversight
(a) visitation (of judgment), (b) oversight, supervision, overseership.
Strong's:
ἐπισκοπή
inspection (for relief); by implication, superintendence; specially, the Christian "episcopate"
Derivation: from G1980;

KJV Usage: the office of a "bishop", bishoprick, visitation.

G1980
TBESG:
ἐπισκοπή
oversight
G:N-F
ἐπι-σκοπή, -ῆς, ἡ
[in LXX chiey for פָּקַד פְּקֻדָּה ;]
__1. a visiting, visitation (εἰς ἐ. τοῦ παιδός, Lucian, dial. deor., 20, 6); as in LXX (after Heb.), of God's visitation in mercy, or in judgment (
Refs Lev.19:20 Job.10:12, Jer.6:15, Wis.2:20, al.): Luk.19:44, 1Pe.2:12
(see Hort, in l).
__2. office, charge, esp. office of an ἐπίσκοιος (which see): Act.1:20 (LXX), 1Ti.3:1 (Cremer, 527 f., 864; DCG, ii, 809b).†
(AS)
Thayer:
1) investigation, inspection, visitation
1a) that act by which God looks into and searches out the ways, deeds character, of men, in order to adjudge them their lot accordingly, whether joyous or sad
1b) oversight
1b1) overseership, office, charge, the office of an elder
1b2) the overseer or presiding officers of a Christian church


ἐπισκοπή
episkopē
ep-is-kop-ay'
From G1980; inspection (for relief); by implication superintendence; specifically the Christian “episcopate”

KJV Usage: the office of a “bishop”, bishoprick, visitation.


View how G1984 ἐπισκοπή is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of G1984 ἐπισκοπή

Luke 19:44 visitation.
Acts 1:20 overseership
1 Timothy 3:1 overseership,
1 Peter 2:12 of visitation.

Distinct usage

1 visitation.
1 overseership
1 overseership,
1 of visitation.

Corresponding Hebrew Words

epi skope H1244 biqqoret
epi skope H3374 yirah
epi skope H5475 sod
epi skope H5532 sakhan
epi skope H6485 paqad
epi skope H6485 paqad qal,ni,hoph
epi skope H6486 pequddah
epi skope H6845 tsaphan
epi skope H7521 ratsah


Related words

G1984 ἐπισκοπή

G1980 ἐπισκέπτομαι

ἐπισκέπτομαι
episkeptomai
ep-ee-skep'-tom-ahee;
Middle voice from G1909 and the base of G4649; to inspect, that is, (by implication) to select; by extension to go to see, relieve

KJV Usage: look out, visit.