anteipon: to speak againstOriginal Word: ἀντεῖπονPart of Speech:
I speak or say in opposition, I contradictDefinition:
I speak or say in opposition, contradict (oppose, resist).
471 antépō (from 473 /antí, "opposite to, against" and 2036 /épō, "say") – properly, to gainsay (speak what is opposite); to give an adequate, corresponding reply that successfully contradicts (rebuts).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to speak againstNASB Translation
refute (1), say in reply (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 471: ἀντεῖπονἀντεῖπον
, a 2 aorist used instead of the verb ἀντιλέγειν
, to speak against, gainsay
; (from Aeschylus
down): Luke 21:15
; Acts 4:14
. Cf. εἶπον
From anti and epo; to refute or deny -- gainsay, say against.
see GREEK anti
see GREEK epo