G2036 ἔπω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἔπω
to say
Strong's:
ἔπω
to speak or say (by word or writing)
Derivation: a primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483, and G5346);

KJV Usage: answer, bid, bring word, call, command, grant, say (on), speak, tell.

Compare G3004. G2046 G4483 G5346 G3004
TBESG:
ἔπω, ἐρῶ, εἶπον
to say
G:V
1. to speak, say , [8th/7th c.BC], etc.; in parenthesis, ὡς ἔπος εἰπεῖν so to say , Lat. ut ita dicam, [Refs 5th c.BC], etc.; so, ὡς εἰπεῖν, ὡς ἔπος εἰπεῖν [Refs 5th c.BC]
2. c. acc. pers. to speak to, address, accost one, [8th/7th c.BC]
3. to name, mention , [8th/7th c.BC]
4. to call one so and so, πολλοὶ δέ μιν ἐσθλὸν ἔειπον [8th/7th c.BC]
5. c. dupl. acc. pers. et rei, to say or tell of one, ἀτάσθαλόν τι εἰπεῖν τινα [8th/7th c.BC]; κακὰ εἰπεῖν τινα [5th/4th c.BC]
6. at Athens, to propose or move a measure in the ἐκκλησία, [Refs 5th c.BC], etc. (ML)
Thayer:
1) to speak, say


ἔπω
epō
ep'-o
A primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483 and G5346); to speak or say (by word or writting)

KJV Usage: answer, bid, bring word, call, command, grant, say (on), speak, tell.

Compare G3004.

View how G2036 ἔπω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 987 occurrences of G2036 ἔπω

Matthew 2:5 they said
Matthew 2:8 he said,
Matthew 2:13 may speak
Matthew 3:7 he said
Matthew 3:15 said
Matthew 4:3 said,
Matthew 4:3 speak
Matthew 4:4 and said,
Matthew 5:11 shall say
Matthew 5:22 shall say
Matthew 5:22 shall say,
Matthew 8:4 thou tell
Matthew 8:8 speak
Matthew 8:10 said
Matthew 8:13 said
Matthew 8:19 and said
Matthew 8:21 said
Matthew 8:22 said
Matthew 8:32 he said
Matthew 9:2 said
Matthew 9:3 said
Matthew 9:4 said,
Matthew 9:5 to say,
Matthew 9:5 to say,
Matthew 9:11 it, they said
Matthew 9:12 that, he said
Matthew 9:15 said
Matthew 9:22 he said,
Matthew 10:27 that speak ye
Matthew 11:3 And said

Distinct usage

251 said
130 said,
110 he said
57 And said
55 and said,
47 He said,
25 they said
16 they said,
15 saying,
12 shall say
12 Tell
12 say
11 he spoke
9 spoken,
8 I said
7 I said,
6 spoke
6 said they
5 to say,
5 we shall say,
5 speak
5 said he
4 he had said
4 he spoke,
3 shall say,
3 and spoke
3 saying
3 I have told
3 to say
3 told
3 to him, and said,
3 had spoken
3 when he had
3 had
3 when he had said
3 we say
3 she said,
2 thou tell
2 speaketh
2 ye shall say,
2 and tell
2 they should tell
2 and commanded
2 say ye
2 he had spoken
2 and say,
2 I tell
2 I should say,
2 when she had
2 when he had spoken
2 had said
2 let
2 say,
2 hath said,
2 saith
2 it, they said
1 that, he said
1 that speak ye
1 to him that told
1 Tell


Related words

G2036 ἔπω

G471 ἀντέπω
ἀντέπω
antepō
an-tep'-o
From G473 and G2036; to refute or deny

KJV Usage: gainsay, say against.


G550 ἀπειπόμην
ἀπειπόμην
apeipomēn
ap-i-pom'-ane
Reflexive past of a compound of G575 and G2036; to say off for oneself, that is, disown

KJV Usage: renounce.


G2031 ἔπος
ἔπος
epos
ep'-os
From G2036; a word

KJV Usage: X say.


G2046 ἐρέω
ἐρέω
ereō
er-eh'-o
Probably a fuller form of G4483; an alternate for G2036 in certain tenses; to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: call, say, speak (of), tell.


G3004 λέγω
λέγω
legō
leg'-o
A primary verb; properly to “lay” forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say (-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.


G4277 προέπω
προέπω
proepō
pro-ep'-o
From G4253 and G2036; to say already, to predict

KJV Usage: forewarn, say (speak, tell) before.

Compare G4280.

G4483 ῥέω
ῥέω
rheō
hreh'-o
For certain tenses of which a prolonged form ( ἐρέω ereō ) is used; and both as alternate for G2036; perhaps akin (or identical) with G4482 (through the idea of pouring forth); to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: command, make, say, speak (of).

Compare G3004.

G2046 ἐρέω

ἐρέω
ereō
er-eh'-o
Probably a fuller form of G4483; an alternate for G2036 in certain tenses; to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: call, say, speak (of), tell.


G2045 ἐρευνάω
ἐρευνάω
ereunaō
er-yoo-nah'-o
Apparently from G2046 (through the idea of inquiry); to seek, that is, (figuratively) to investigate

KJV Usage: search.


G2060 Ἑρμῆς
Ἑρμῆς
Hermēs
her-mace'
Perhaps from G2046; Hermes, the name of the messenger of the Greek deities; also of a Christian

KJV Usage: Hermes, Mercury.


G2065 ἐρωτάω
ἐρωτάω
erōtaō
er-o-tah'-o
Apparently from G2046 (compare G2045); to interrogate; by implication to request

KJV Usage: ask, beseech, desire, intreat, pray.

Compare G4441.

G2463 ἶρις
ἶρις
iris
ee'-ris
Perhaps from G2046 (as a symbol of the female messenger of the pagan deities); a rainbow (“iris”)

KJV Usage: rainbow.


G4280 προερέω
προερέω
proereō
pro-er-eh'-o
From G4253 and G2046; used as alternate of G4277; to say already, predict

KJV Usage: foretell, say (speak, tell) before.


G4483 ῥέω

ῥέω
rheō
hreh'-o
For certain tenses of which a prolonged form ( ἐρέω ereō ) is used; and both as alternate for G2036; perhaps akin (or identical) with G4482 (through the idea of pouring forth); to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: command, make, say, speak (of).

Compare G3004.

G368 ἀναντίῤῥητος
ἀναντίῤῥητος
anantirrhētos
an-an-tir'-hray-tos
From G1 (as a negatively particle) and a presumed derivative of a compound of G473 and G4483; indisputable

KJV Usage: cannot be spoken against.


G720 ἀρνέομαι
ἀρνέομαι
arneomai
ar-neh'-om-ahee
Perhaps from G1 (as a negative particle) and the middle of G4483; to contradict, that is, disavow, reject, abnegate

KJV Usage: deny, refuse.


G2046 ἐρέω
ἐρέω
ereō
er-eh'-o
Probably a fuller form of G4483; an alternate for G2036 in certain tenses; to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: call, say, speak (of), tell.


G3004 λέγω
λέγω
legō
leg'-o
A primary verb; properly to “lay” forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say (-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.


G3954 παῤῥησία
παῤῥησία
parrhēsia
par-rhay-see'-ah
From G3956 and a derivative of G4483; all out spokenness, that is, frankness, bluntness, publicity; by implication assurance

KJV Usage: bold (X -ly, -ness, -ness of speech), confidence, X freely, X openly, X plainly (-ness).


G4487 ῥῆμα
ῥῆμα
rhēma
hray'-mah
From G4483; an utterance (individually, collectively or specifically); by implication a matter or topic (especially of narration, command or dispute); with a negative naught whatever

KJV Usage: + evil, + nothing, saying, word.


G4489 ῥήτωρ
ῥήτωρ
rhētōr
hray'-tore
From G4483; a speaker, that is, (by implication) a forensic advocate

KJV Usage: orator.


G4490 ῥητῶς
ῥητῶς
rhētōs
hray-toce'
Adverb from a derivative of G4483; out spokenly, that is, distinctly

KJV Usage: expressly.


G5346 φημί

φημί
phēmi
fay-mee'
Properly the same as the base of G5457 and G5316; to show or make known one’s thoughts, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: affirm, say.

Compare G3004.

G3004 λέγω
λέγω
legō
leg'-o
A primary verb; properly to “lay” forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say (-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.


G4396 προφήτης
προφήτης
prophētēs
prof-ay'-tace
From a compound of G4253 and G5346; a foreteller (“prophet”); by analogy an inspired speaker; by extension a poet

KJV Usage: prophet.


G4852 σύμφημι
σύμφημι
sumphēmi
soom'-fay-mee
From G4862 and G5346; to say jointly, that is, assent to

KJV Usage: consent unto.


G5334 φάσις
φάσις
phasis
fas'-is
From G5346 (not the same as “phase”, which is from G5316); a saying, that is, report

KJV Usage: tidings.


G5335 φάσκω
φάσκω
phaskō
fas'-ko
Prolongation from the same as G5346; to assert

KJV Usage: affirm, profess, say.


G5345 φήμη
φήμη
phēmē
fay'-may
From G5346; a saying, that is, rumor (“fame”)

KJV Usage: fame.


G5350 φθέγγομαι
φθέγγομαι
phtheggomai
ftheng'-gom-ahee
Probably akin to G5338 and thus to G5346; to utter a clear sound, that is, (genitive case) to proclaim

KJV Usage: speak.


G5457 φῶς
φῶς
phōs
foce
From an obsolete φάω phaō (to shine or make manifest, especially by rays; compare G5316 and G5346); luminousness (in the widest application, natural or artificial, abstract or concrete, literal or figurative)

KJV Usage: fire, light.


G3004 λέγω

λέγω
legō
leg'-o
A primary verb; properly to “lay” forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean

KJV Usage: ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say (-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.


G483 ἀντίλεγω
ἀντίλεγω
antilegō
an-til'-eg-o
From G473 and G3004; to dispute, refuse

KJV Usage: answer again, contradict, deny, gainsay (-er), speak against.


G1256 διαλέγομαι
διαλέγομαι
dialegomai
dee-al-eg'-om-ahee
Middle voice from G1223 and G3004; to say thoroughly, that is, discuss (in argument or exhortation)

KJV Usage: dispute, preach (unto), reason (with), speak.


G1586 ἐκλέγομαι
ἐκλέγομαι
eklegomai
ek-leg'-om-ahee
Middle voice from G1537 and G3004 (in its primary sense); to select

KJV Usage: make choice, choose (out), chosen.


G1951 ἐπιλέγομαι
ἐπιλέγομαι
epilegomai
ep-ee-leg'-om-ahee
Middle voice from G1909 and G3004; to surname, select

KJV Usage: call, choose.


G2312 θεοδίδακτος
0θεοδίδακτος
theodidaktos
theh-od-id'-ak-tos
From G2316 and G1321; divinely instructed

KJV Usage: taught of God.


2312'
θεολόγος
theologos
theh-ol-og'-os
From G2316 and G3004; a “theologian”

KJV Usage: divine.


G2639 καταλέγω
καταλέγω
katalegō
kat-al-eg'-o
From G2596 and G3004 (in its original meaning); to lay down, that is, (figuratively) to enrol

KJV Usage: take into the number.


G2980 λαλέω
λαλέω
laleō
lal-eh'-o
A prolonged form of an otherwise obsolete verb; to talk, that is, utter words

KJV Usage: preach, say, speak (after), talk, tell, utter.

Compare G3004.

G3056 λόγος
λόγος
logos
log'-os
From G3004; something said (including the thought); by implication a topic (subject of discourse), also reasoning (the mental faculty) or motive; by extension a computation; specifically (with the article in John) the Divine Expression (that is, Christ)

KJV Usage: account, cause, communication, X concerning, doctrine, fame, X have to do, intent, matter, mouth, preaching, question, reason, + reckon, remove, say (-ing), shew, X speaker, speech, talk, thing, + none of these things move me, tidings, treatise, utterance, word, work.


G3151 ματαιολόγος
ματαιολόγος
mataiologos
mat-ah-yol-og'-os
From G3152 and G3004; an idle (that is, senseless or mischievous) talker, that is, a wrangler

KJV Usage: vain talker.


G3473 μωρολογία
μωρολογία
mōrologia
mo-rol-og-ee'-ah
From a compound of G3474 and G3004; silly talk, that is, buffoonery

KJV Usage: foolish talking.


G3881 παραλέγομαι
παραλέγομαι
paralegomai
par-al-eg'-om-ahee
From G3844 and the middle of G3004 (in its original sense); (specifically) to lay one’s course near, that is, sail past

KJV Usage: pass, sail by.


G4302 προλέγω
προλέγω
prolegō
prol-eg'-o
From G4253 and G3004; to say beforehand, that is, predict, forewarn

KJV Usage: foretell, tell before.


G4483 ῥέω
ῥέω
rheō
hreh'-o
For certain tenses of which a prolonged form ( ἐρέω ereō ) is used; and both as alternate for G2036; perhaps akin (or identical) with G4482 (through the idea of pouring forth); to utter, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: command, make, say, speak (of).

Compare G3004.

G4691 σπερμολόγος
σπερμολόγος
spermologos
sper-mol-og'-os
From G4690 and G3004; a seed picker (as the crow), that is, (figuratively) a sponger, loafer (specifically a gossip or trifler in talk)

KJV Usage: babbler.


G4758 στρατολογέω
στρατολογέω
stratologeō
strat-ol-og-eh'-o
From a compound of the base of G4756 and G3004 (in its original sense); to gather (or select) as a warrior, that is, enlist in the army

KJV Usage: choose to be a soldier.


G4816 συλλέγω
συλλέγω
sullegō
sool-leg'-o
From G4862 and G3004 in its original sense; to collect

KJV Usage: gather (together, up).


G4883 συναρμολογέω
συναρμολογέω
sunarmologeō
soon-ar-mol-og-eh'-o
From G4862 and a derivative of a compound of G719 and G3004 (in its original sense of laying); to render close jointed together, that is, organize compactly

KJV Usage: be fitly framed (joined) together.


G5346 φημί
φημί
phēmi
fay-mee'
Properly the same as the base of G5457 and G5316; to show or make known one’s thoughts, that is, speak or say

KJV Usage: affirm, say.

Compare G3004.

G5542 χρηστολογία
χρηστολογία
chrēstologia
khrase-tol-og-ee'-ah
From a compound of G5543 and G3004; fair speech, that is, plausibility

KJV Usage: good words.


G5573 ψευδολόγος
ψευδολόγος
pseudologos
psyoo-dol-og'-os
From G5571 and G3004; mendacious, that is, promulgating erroneous Christian doctrine

KJV Usage: speaking lies.