Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from 1909 and potheo (to yearn)
KJV Translation Count — 9x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to long for, desire
2. to pursue with love, to long after
3. to lust, harbour forbidden desire
ep-ee-poth-eh'-o; from (1909) (ἐπί) and ποθέω (to yearn); to dote upon, i.e. intensely crave possession (lawfully or wrongfully): — (earnestly) desire (greatly), (greatly) long (after), lust.
Concordance Results Using KJV
For I G1971 to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual gift, to the end ye may be established;
For in this we groan, G1971 desiring to be clothed upon with our house which is from heaven:
And by their prayer for you, which G1971 G1971 you for the exceeding grace of God in you.
For God is my record, how G1971 I G1971 G1971 you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
For he G1971ed G1971 you all, and was full of heaviness, because that ye had heard that he had been sick.
But now when Timotheus came from you unto us, and brought us good tidings of your faith and charity, and that ye have good remembrance of us always, desiring G1971 to see us, as we also to see you:
G1971 desiring to see thee, being mindful of thy tears, that I may be filled with joy;
Do ye think that the scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us G1971eth to envy?
As newborn babes, G1971 the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: