872. aphoraó
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aphoraó: to look away from all else at
Original Word: ἀφοράω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: aphoraó
Phonetic Spelling: (af-or-ah'-o)
Short Definition: I look away from
Definition: I look away from (something else) to, see distinctly.

HELPS word-Studies

872 aphoráō (from 575 /apó, "away from" and 3708 /horáō, "see") – properly, "looking away from all else, to fix one's gaze upon" (Abbott-Smith).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from apo and horaó
to look away from all else at
NASB Translation
fixing...eyes (1), see how (1).

STRONGS NT 872: ἀφοράω

ἀφοράω, ἀφόρω; to turn the eyes away from other things and fix them on something; cf. ἀποβλέπω. Tropically, to turn one's mind to: εἰς τινα, Hebrews 12:2 (Winer's Grammar, § 66, 2 d.) (εἰς Θεόν, 4 Macc. 17:10; for examples from Greek writings cf. Bleek on Heb. vol. ii. 2, p. 862). Further, cf. ἀπεῖδον.


From apo and horao; to consider attentively -- look.

see GREEK apo

see GREEK horao

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