Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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to praise; in the NT, speaking of the excellence of God
to praise, celebrate,

Greek-English Concordance for αἰνέω

Luke 2:13 And suddenly there was, with the angel, a multitude of the heavenly host, praising (ainountōn | αἰνούντων | pres act ptcp gen pl masc) God and saying,
Luke 2:20 Then the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising (ainountes | αἰνοῦντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) God for all they had heard and seen, just as it had been told them.
Luke 19:37 As he was already approaching to the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began to rejoice and praise (ainein | αἰνεῖν | pres act inf ) God with a loud voice for all the mighty works they had seen,
Acts 2:47 praising (ainountes | αἰνοῦντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) God, and finding favor with all the people. And the Lord was adding to their number day by day those who were being saved.
Acts 3:8 and jumping up, he stood and began to walk and entered with them into the temple, walking and jumping and praising (ainōn | αἰνῶν | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) God.
Acts 3:9 And all the people saw him walking and praising (ainounta | αἰνοῦντα | pres act ptcp acc sg masc) God,
Romans 15:11 And again, “Praise (aineite | αἰνεῖτε | pres act imperative 2 pl) the Lord all you Gentiles, and let all the nations extol him.”
Revelation 19:5 And from the throne came a voice saying, “Praise (aineite | αἰνεῖτε | pres act imperative 2 pl) our God, all you his servants and you who fear him, small and great.”