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ἐπεκτείνομαι

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐπεκτείνομαι
Greek transliteration: 
epekteinomai
Simplified transliteration: 
epekteinomai
Principal Parts: 
-, -, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1901
GK Number: 
2085
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-2d(5)
Gloss: 
to strain toward, stretch out
Definition: 
pr. to stretch out farther; in NT mid. to reach out towards, strain for, Phil. 3:13*

Greek-English Concordance for

Philippians 3:13 Brothers, I do not consider to have made it my own; but this one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching (epekteinomenos | ἐπεκτεινόμενος | pres mid ptcp nom sg masc) out (epekteinomenos | ἐπεκτεινόμενος | pres mid ptcp nom sg masc) to (epekteinomenos | ἐπεκτεινόμενος | pres mid ptcp nom sg masc) what lies ahead,