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ἀπάντησις

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀπάντησις, εως, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
apantēsis
Simplified transliteration: 
apantesis
Numbers
Strong's number: 
529
GK Number: 
561
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3e(5b)
Gloss: 
(the act of) meeting, encountering
Definition: 
a meeting, encounter;, εἰς ἀπάντησιν, to meet, Mt. 25:6; Acts 28:15; 1 Thess. 4:17*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 25:6 But at midnight there was a shout, ‘Look, the bridegroom! Come out to meet (apantēsin | ἀπάντησιν | acc sg fem) him.’
Acts 28:15 And the brothers there, when they heard about us, came as far as the Forum of Appius and Three Taverns to meet (apantēsin | ἀπάντησιν | acc sg fem) us. On seeing them, Paul gave thanks to God and took courage.
1 Thessalonians 4:17 Then we who are alive, who remain behind, will be caught up in the clouds together with them to meet (apantēsin | ἀπάντησιν | acc sg fem) the Lord in the air. And so we will be forever with the Lord.