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  #5316 φαίνω phaino {fah'-ee-no}

 prolongation for the base of G5457; TDNT - 9:1,1244; v

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

 1) to bring forth into the light, cause to shine, shed light
 2) shine
    2a) to shine, be bright or resplendent
    2b) to become evident, to be brought forth into the light,
        come to view, appear
        2b1) of growing vegetation, to come to light
        2b2) to appear, be seen
        2b3) exposed to view
    2c) to meet the eyes, strike the sight, become clear or manifest
        2c1) to be seen, appear
    2d) to appear to the mind, seem to one's judgment or opinion

 For Synonyms see entry G5837

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

Prolongation for the base of G5457; to lighten (shine), that is, show (transitive or intransitive, literal or figurative):—appear, seem, be seen, shine, X think.

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

  • #5316.
  • φαι´νω
  • phainō; from a prim. root; to bring to light, to cause to appear:—
  • NASB - appear(5), appeared(7), appears(1), became evident(1), become(1), flashes(1), noticed(2), seem(1), seen(2), shine(3), shines(1), shining(4), shown(1), visible(1).

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

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 AV - appear 17, shine 10, be seen 2, seem 1, think 1; 31
Matthew 6:16, 18; 23:27, 28; 24:30. Romans 7:13. 2 Corinthians 13:7. Hebrews 11:3. 1 Peter 4:18.
Matthew 1:20; 2:7; 13:26. Mark 16:9. Luke 9:8.
Matthew 2:13, 19.
James 4:14.
Luke 24:11.
Matthew 6:5; 9:33.
1 Peter 4:18.
Philippians 2:15. Revelation 18:23; 21:23.
Matthew 24:27. John 1:5. 2 Peter 1:19. 1 John 2:8. Revelation 1:16.
John 5:35.
Revelation 8:12.
Mark 14:64.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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