503. antophthalmeó
Strong's Concordance
antophthalmeó: to look in the face, look straight at
Original Word: ἀντοφθαλμέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: antophthalmeó
Phonetic Spelling: (ant-of-thal-meh'-o)
Definition: to look in the face, look straight at
Usage: I face (lit: I present my eye to), resist, withstand; as nautical term: I bear up against the wind.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from anti and ophthalmos
to look in the face, look straight at
NASB Translation
face (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 503: ἀντοφθαλμέω

ἀντοφθαλμέω, ἀντοφθάλμω; (ἀντοφθαλμος looking in the eye)

1. properly, to look against or straight at.

2. metaphorically, to bear up against, withstand: τῷ ἀνέμῳ, of a ship, (cf. our 'look the wind in the eye,' 'face' (R. V.) the wind): Acts 27:15. (Wis. 12:14; often in Polybius; in ecclesiastical writings.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
to look directly at, to face

From a compound of anti and ophthalmos; to face -- bear up into.

see GREEK anti

see GREEK ophthalmos

Forms and Transliterations
αντοφθαλμειν αντοφθαλμείν ἀντοφθαλμεῖν άντρον antophthalmein antophthalmeîn
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 27:15 V-PNA
GRK: μὴ δυναμένου ἀντοφθαλμεῖν τῷ ἀνέμῳ
NAS: [in it] and could not face the wind,
KJV: not bear up into the wind,
INT: not able to face to the wind

Strong's Greek 503
1 Occurrence

ἀντοφθαλμεῖν — 1 Occ.

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