apenanti: over against, beforeOriginal Word: ἀπέναντιPart of Speech:
over against, opposite, in view of, in the presence ofDefinition:
against, over against, opposite, in view of, in the presence of.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
over against, beforeNASB Translation
before (1), contrary (1), opposite (1), presence (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 561: ἀπέναντιἀπέναντι
, adverb, with the genitive (Buttmann
, 819 (273));
1. over against, opposite: τοῦ τάφου, Matthew 27:61; (τοῦ γαζοφυλακίου, Mark 12:41 Tr text WH marginal reading).
2. in sight of, before: Matthew 21:2 R G; (here L Tr WH text κατέναντι); Acts 3:16; Romans 3:18 (Ps. 35(36):).
3. in opposition to, against: τῶν δογμάτων Καίσαρος, Acts 17:7. (Common in the Sept. and Apocrypha; Polybius 1, 86, 3.)<1>
before, contrary, over against.
From apo and enanti; from in front, i.e. Opposite, before or against -- before, contrary, over against, in the presence of.
see GREEK apo
see GREEK enanti