- I eat
- I eat, partake of food; met: I devour, consume (e.g. as rust does); used only in fut. and 2nd aor. tenses.
- to eat
- φάγομαιHellenistic for cl. ἔδομαι, see: ἐσθίω.
ἐσθίω, and (poet, and late prose) ἔσθω,
[in LXX chiefly for אכל ;]
__(a) absol.:; ἐν τ. φαγεῖν (on this aor. form, see M, Pr., 111), 1Co.11:21; διδόναι φαγεῖν, with dative of person(s), Mrk.5:43, al.; ἐ. καὶ πίνειν,
RefsMat.14:20, 21 Mrk.6:31, Jhn.4:31, al.; of ordinary use of food and drink,
RefsMat.6:25, 31 Luk.10:7, al.; of partaking of food at table,
Refs1Co.9:4 11:22; opp. to fasting,
RefsMrk.2:16, Luk.5:30, al.; of revelling,
RefsMat.11:18, Luk.5:33, al..
__(b) with accusative of thing(s):; ἄρτον (Heb. אָכַל לֶחֶם),
RefsMat.6:25, Mrk.1:6, Jhn.6:31, Rom.14:2, al.; τὸν ἑαυτοῦ ἄ., 2Th.3:12; ἄ. before παρά, genitive of person(s), 2Th.3:8; τά before id., Luk.10:7; τ. πάσχα,
RefsMat.15:2, Mrk.3:20, al.al; τ. κυριακὸν δεῖπνον, 1Co.11:20; τ. θυσίας, 1Co.10:18; before ἐκ (= cl. part. genitive),
RefsMat.26:17, Mrk.14:12; ἀπό (cf. Heb. אָכַל מִן),
RefsJhn.6:26, 5o, 51, 1Co.11:28; metaph., to devour, consume:
RefsMat.15:27, Mrk.7:28(cf. κατ-, συν-εσθίω) .
RefsHeb.10:27, Jas.5:3, Rev.17:16
2) to eat (consume) a thing
2a) to take food, eat a meal
2b) metaph. to devour, consume
A primary verb (used as an alternate of G2068 in certain tenses); to eat (literally or figuratively)
KJV Usage: eat, meat.