epidémeó: to be at homeOriginal Word: ἐπιδημέωPart of Speech:
I sojourn, am residentDefinition:
I sojourn, am resident (temporarily, in a foreign city).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to be at homeNASB Translation
visiting (1), visitors (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 1927: ἐπιδημέωἐπιδημέω
1. to be present among one's people, in one's city or in one's native loud (cf. ἐπί D. 1) (Thucydides, Plato, others; opposed to ἀποδήμειν, Xenophon, Cyril 7, 5, 69; ἐπιδήμειν ἐν τῷ δέ τῷ βίῳ, Theophilus ad Autol. 2, 12 (p. 88, Otto edition)).
2. to be a sojourner, a foreign resident, among any people, in any country: Acts 2:10; οἱ ἐπιδημοῦντες ξένοι, Acts 17:21; (Xenophon, Plato, Theophrastus, Lucian, Aelian, others).<1>
dwelling as a stranger.
From a compound of epi and demos; to make oneself at home, i.e. (by extension) to reside (in a foreign country) -- (be) dwelling (which were) there, stranger.
see GREEK epi
see GREEK demos