G2147 εὑρίσκω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to find
I find
I find, learn, discover, especially after searching.
, to find (literally or figuratively)
Derivation: a prolonged form of a primary εὕρω , which (together with another cognate form) εὑρέω is used for it in all the tenses except the present and imperfect;

KJV Usage: find, get, obtain, perceive, see.

to find/meet
[in LXX chiefly for מצא, also for נשׂג hi., etc. ;]
to find, with or without previous search: absol., opp. to ζητέω,
Refs Mat.7:7, 8 Luk.11:9, 10
; with accusative,
Refs Mat.2:8, Mrk.1:37, Act.13:22, 2Ti.1:17, al.
; pass., οὐχ εὑ., of disappearance,
Refs Heb.11:5, Rev.16:20, al.
; γῆ κ. τὰ ἐν αὐτῇ ἔργα εὑρεθήσεται (for conjectures as to the meaning of this reading, see Mayor, ICC, in l.), 2Pe.3:10, WH, R, mg. Metaph., to find, find out by inquiry, learn, discover:
Refs Luk.19:48, Act.4:21
; αἰτίαν,
Refs Jhn.18:38, Act.13:28, al.
; pass.,
Refs Mat.1:18, Luk.17:18, Rom.7:10, 1Co.4:2, Gal.2:17, 1Pe.1:7, Rev.5:4, al.
; of attaining to the knowledge of God, εὑ. θεόν, Act.17:27; pass., Rom.10:20 (LXX). Mid., to find for oneself, gain, procure, obtain: with accusative of thing(s), λύτρωσιν, Heb.9:12; act. in same sense (so cl. poets, but not in Attic prose),
Refs Mat.10:39 11:29, Luk.1:30, Act.7:46, 2Ti.1:18, al.
(cf. ἀν-ευρίσκω).
1) to come upon, hit upon, to meet with
1a) after searching, to find a thing sought
1b) without previous search, to find (by chance), to fall in with
1c) those who come or return to a place
2) to find by enquiry, thought, examination, scrutiny, observation, to find out by practice and experience
2a) to see, learn, discover, understand
2b) to be found i.e. to be seen, be present
2c) to be discovered, recognised, detected, to show one's self out, of one's character or state as found out by others (men, God, or both)
2d) to get knowledge of, come to know, God
3) to find out for one's self, to acquire, get, obtain, procure

A prolonged form of a primary word εὕρω heurō ; which (together with another cognate form, εὑρέω heureō ) is used for it in all the tenses except the present and imperfect; to find (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: find, get, obtain, perceive, see.

View how G2147 εὑρίσκω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 194 occurrences of G2147 εὑρίσκω

Matthew 1:18 she was found
Matthew 2:8 ye have found him,
Matthew 2:11 they saw
Matthew 7:7 ye shall find;
Matthew 7:8 findeth;
Matthew 7:14 finding
Matthew 8:10 I have
Matthew 8:10 found
Matthew 10:39 He that findeth
Matthew 10:39 shall find
Matthew 11:29 ye shall find
Matthew 12:43 it findeth
Matthew 12:44 it findeth
Matthew 13:44 hath found,
Matthew 13:46 when he had found
Matthew 16:25 shall find
Matthew 17:27 thou shalt find
Matthew 18:13 that he findeth
Matthew 18:28 and found
Matthew 20:6 and found
Matthew 21:2 ye shall find
Matthew 21:19 found
Matthew 22:9 ye shall find,
Matthew 22:10 they found,
Matthew 24:46 shall find
Matthew 26:40 findeth
Matthew 26:43 and found
Matthew 26:60 found
Matthew 26:60 yet found they
Matthew 27:32 they found

Distinct usage

29 found
14 find
9 and found
8 he found
6 findeth
5 Ye shall find
5 finding
5 was found
5 shall find
4 they found
4 I have found
4 I find
4 shall
4 we found
3 when he had found
3 be found
3 was
3 it findeth
3 having found
2 ye shall find;
2 findeth;
2 I have
2 when they had found
2 when they found
2 is found.
2 found.
2 I found
2 thou shalt find
2 We have found
1 hath found,
1 that he findeth
1 ye shall find,
1 yet found they
1 she found
1 he should find
1 they might find
1 I have not found
1 he findeth
1 when he hath found
1 she findeth
1 when she hath found
1 There are
1 shall he find
1 could
1 have found
1 ye shall find.
1 ye be found
1 to find
1 found him
1 though they found
1 find him,
1 I perceived
1 they have found
1 hath found?
1 I was found
1 we shall
1 being found
1 that he may find
1 having obtained
1 found,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

heurisko * H8 oved
heurisko H559 amar ni.
heurisko H935 bo qal,hoph
heurisko H1234 baqa ni.
heurisko H1245 baqash pi.
heurisko H1869 darakh hi.
heurisko H3498 yatar ni.
heurisko H4422 malat pi.
heurisko H4672 matsa qal,ni,hi
heurisko H5375 nasa
heurisko H5381 nasag hi.
heurisko H6329 puq hi.
heurisko H7200 raah qal,ni
heurisko H7912 shekhach aph,ithpe
heurisko H8104 shamar

Related words

G2147 εὑρίσκω

G429 ἀνευρίσκω
From G303 and G2147; to find out

KJV Usage: find.

G2182 ἐφευρέτης
From a compound of G1909 and G2147; a discoverer, that is, contriver

KJV Usage: inventor.