opsis: the act of seeing, the sense of sightOriginal Word: ὄψις, εως, ἡPart of Speech:
the features, outward appearanceDefinition:
(a) the face, countenance, (b) the features, outward appearance.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from opópa (perf. of horaó
the act of seeing, the sense of sightNASB Translation
appearance (1), face (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3799: ὄψιςὄψις
)), from Homer
down; the Sept.
chiefly for מַרְאֶה
1. seeing, sight.
2. face, countenance: John 11:44; Revelation 1:16.
3. the outward appearance, look (many lexicographers give this neuter and objective sense precedence): κρίνειν κατ' ὄψιν, John 7:24.<1>
appearance, countenance, face.
From optanomai; properly, sight (the act), i.e. (by implication) the visage, an external show -- appearance, countenance, face.
see GREEK optanomai