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-, ἐπέβην, ἐπιβέβηκα, -, -
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to go up, go upon, ride upon, board (a vessel)
pr. to step upon; to mount, Mt. 21:5; to go on board, Acts 21:2; 27:2, to enter, Acts 20:18; to enter upon, Acts 21:4; 25:1*

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Matthew 21:5 “Say to the daughter of Zion, ‘Behold, your king is coming to you, humble and mounted (epibebēkōs | ἐπιβεβηκώς | perf act ptcp nom sg masc) on a donkey, and on a colt, the foal of a beast of burden.’”
Acts 20:18 And when they came to him, he said to them: “You yourselves know how I lived among you the whole time from the first day on which I set (epebēn | ἐπέβην | aor act ind 1 sg) foot in Asia,
Acts 21:2 And finding a ship bound for Phoenicia, we went (epibantes | ἐπιβάντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) aboard and set sail.
Acts 21:4 After locating the disciples, we stayed there seven days; and they kept telling Paul through the Spirit not to set (epibainein | ἐπιβαίνειν | pres act inf ) foot in Jerusalem.
Acts 25:1 Three days after arriving (epibas | ἐπιβάς | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) in the province, Festus went up to Jerusalem from Caesarea.
Acts 27:2 And embarking (epibantes | ἐπιβάντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) on a ship from Adramyttium, which was about to sail to ports along the coast of Asia, we put to sea. Aristarchus, a Macedonian from Thessalonica was with us.