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ἐμφανίσω, ἐνεφάνισα, -, -, ἐνεφανίσθην
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to show; report; to present (legal) charges; petition; (pass.) to appear
to cause to appear clearly; to communicate, report, Acts 23:15, 22; to bring charges against, Acts 24:1; 25:2, 15, to manifest, intimate plainly, Heb. 11:14; to reveal, make known, Jn. 14:21, 22; pass. to appear, be visible, Mt. 27:53; to present one's self, Heb. 9:24*

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Matthew 27:53 After his resurrection they came out of the tombs and entered the holy city and appeared (enephanisthēsan | ἐνεφανίσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) to many.
John 14:21 The one who has my commandments and keeps them is the one who loves me. And the one who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and reveal (emphanisō | ἐμφανίσω | fut act ind 1 sg) myself to him.”
John 14:22 Judas (not Iscariot) said to him, “Lord, what has happened that you are going to (emphanizein | ἐμφανίζειν | pres act inf ) reveal (emphanizein | ἐμφανίζειν | pres act inf ) yourself to us, and not to the world?”
Acts 23:15 So now you and the council give notice (emphanisate | ἐμφανίσατε | aor act imperative 2 pl) to the commanding officer to bring him down to you, as though you were going to examine his case more accurately; and we will be ready to kill him before he gets there.”
Acts 23:22 So the commanding officer dismissed the young man, charging him to tell no one that you (enephanisas | ἐνεφάνισας | aor act ind 2 sg) have (enephanisas | ἐνεφάνισας | aor act ind 2 sg) reported (enephanisas | ἐνεφάνισας | aor act ind 2 sg) these things to me.”
Acts 24:1 And after five days the high priest Ananias went down with some elders and a prosecuting attorney, one Tertullus; and they laid (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) before the governor their (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) case (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) against Paul.
Acts 25:2 So the chief priests and the Jewish leaders brought (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) formal (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) charges (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) against Paul, begging him
Acts 25:15 When I came to Jerusalem, the chief priests and the elders of the Jews informed (enephanisan | ἐνεφάνισαν | aor act ind 3 pl) me about him, asking for a guilty verdict against him.
Hebrews 9:24 For Christ did not enter a sanctuary made with hands, that was a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear (emphanisthēnai | ἐμφανισθῆναι | aor pass inf ) in the presence of God on our behalf.
Hebrews 11:14 For those who speak in such a way make it clear (emphanizousin | ἐμφανίζουσιν | pres act ind 3 pl) that they are seeking a land of their own.