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βλέψω, ἔβλεψα, -, -, -
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to see, look at; to watch out, beware, pay attention
to have the faculty of sight, to see, Mt. 12:22; to exercise sight, to see, Mt. 6:4; to look towards or at, Mt. 22:16; to face, Acts 27:12; to take heed, Mt. 24:4; in NT, βλέπειν ἀπό, to beware of, shun, Mk. 8:15; trans., to cast a look on, Mt. 5:28; to see, behold, Mt. 13:17; to observe, Mt. 7:3; to have an eye to, see to, Mk. 13:9; Col. 4:17; 2 Jn. 8; to discern mentally, perceive, Rom. 7:23; 2 Cor. 7:8; Jas. 2:22; to guard against, Phil. 3:2; pass., to be an object of sight, be visible, Rom. 8:24

Greek-English Concordance for βλέπω

Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen (blepomenōn | βλεπομένων | pres pass ptcp gen pl neut).
Hebrews 11:3 By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is (blepomenon | βλεπόμενον | pres pass ptcp acc sg neut) seen (blepomenon | βλεπόμενον | pres pass ptcp acc sg neut) was not brought into being from anything observable.
Hebrews 11:7 By faith Noah, having been warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, took heed and built an ark for the safety of his household. By this act of faith he condemned humanity and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.
Hebrews 12:25 Take care (blepete | βλέπετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) not to disregard the one who is speaking! For if those did not escape when they disregarded the one who warned them on earth, how much less will we, if we reject the one who warns from heaven.
James 2:22 You see (blepeis | βλέπεις | pres act ind 2 sg) that faith was at work along with his works and that his faith was made complete by his works.
2 John 1:8 Be on your guard (blepete | βλέπετε | pres act imperative 2 pl), so that we may not lose the things we worked for but may receive a full reward.
Revelation 1:11 saying, “Write what you see (blepeis | βλέπεις | pres act ind 2 sg) on a scroll and send it to the seven churches — to Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea.”
Revelation 1:12 And I turned to see (blepein | βλέπειν | pres act inf ) the voice that was speaking to me, and when I had turned I saw seven golden lampstands,
Revelation 3:18 I counsel you to buy from me gold refined by fire so you can be rich; and white garments to clothe yourself so your shameful nakedness will not be exposed; and salve to put on your eyes so you can see! (blepēs | βλέπῃς | pres act subj 2 sg)
Revelation 5:3 But no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth was able to open the scroll or look (blepein | βλέπειν | pres act inf ) into it.
Revelation 5:4 So I began to weep bitterly because no one was found worthy to open the scroll or to look (blepein | βλέπειν | pres act inf ) into it.
Revelation 9:20 The rest of mankind, those who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands so as to give up worshiping demons and idols of gold and silver and bronze and stone and wood, which cannot see (blepein | βλέπειν | pres act inf ) or hear or walk.
Revelation 11:9 For three and a half days those from every people and tribe and language and nation will (blepousin | βλέπουσιν | pres act ind 3 pl) gaze (blepousin | βλέπουσιν | pres act ind 3 pl) at (blepousin | βλέπουσιν | pres act ind 3 pl) their dead bodies and refuse to let them be placed in a tomb.
Revelation 16:15 (“Behold, I am coming like a thief! Blessed is the one who stays awake and keeps his clothes at hand, so that he will not be caught naked and his shameful condition be seen.”) (blepōsin | βλέπωσιν | pres act subj 3 pl)
Revelation 17:8 The beast that you saw was, and now is not, but is about to rise from the abyss and go to destruction. And those who dwell on the earth, whose names have not been written in the Book of Life from the foundation of the world, will be astounded when they see (blepontōn | βλεπόντων | pres act ptcp gen pl masc) the beast, because he was and is not, but is to come.
Revelation 18:9 Then the kings of the earth, those who committed acts of immorality with her and shared her luxury, will weep and wail over her when they see (blepōsin | βλέπωσιν | pres act subj 3 pl) the smoke of her burning.
Revelation 18:18 and cried out as they saw (blepontes | βλέποντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) the smoke of her burning, exclaiming, “What city was ever like the great city?”
Revelation 22:8 I, John, am the one who heard and saw (blepōn | βλέπων | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) these things. And when I heard and saw (eblepsa | ἔβλεψα | aor act ind 1 sg) them, I fell down to worship at the feet of the angel who was showing them to me.