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  #2186 ἐφίστημι ephistemi {ef-is'-tay-mee}

 from G1909 and G2476; TDNT - n/a; v

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) to place at, place upon, place over
    1a) to stand by, be present
    1b) to stand over one, place one's self above
        1b1) used esp. of persons coming upon one suddenly
             1b1a) an angel, of the advent of angels
             1b1b) of dreams
        1b2) of evils coming upon one
    1c) to be at hand
        1c1) be ready,
    1d) of time
        1d1) to come upon
             1d1a) of rain

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

From G1909 and G2476; to stand upon, that is, be present (in various applications, friendly or otherwise, usually literally):—assault, come (in, to, unto, upon), be at hand (instant), present, stand (before, by, over).

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #2186.
  • ε᾿φι´στημι
  • ephistēmi; from 1909 and 2476; to set upon, set up, to stand upon, be present:—
  • NASB - appeared(3), attacking(1), came(5), come(3), confronted(1), ready(1), set(1), standing(2), standing near(1), stood(1), stood before(1), stood near(1).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - come upon 6, come 4, stand 3, stand by 3, misc 5; 21
Acts 17:5.
Luke 24:4. Acts 22:20; 23:11.
Luke 21:34. Acts 11:11.
2 Timothy 4:6.
Luke 10:40.
Acts 23:27.
Luke 2:38.
2 Timothy 4:2.
Acts 28:2.
Luke 4:39. Acts 10:17; 22:13.
Luke 2:9; 20:1. Acts 4:1; 6:12; 12:7. 1 Thessalonians 5:3.
Acts 11:11.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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