συνιστάω συνιστάνω συνίστημι 




soon-is-tah'-o or (strengthened) transliterated: sunistano;

Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4862 and 2476 (including its collat. forms)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:896

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: commend (10), approve (2), consist (1), make (1), stand (1), stand with (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to place together, to set in the same place, to bring or band together
a. to stand with (or near)
2. to set one with another
a. by way of presenting or introducing him
b. to comprehend
3. to put together by way of composition or combination, to teach by combining and comparing
a. to show, prove, establish, exhibit
4. to put together, unite parts into one whole
a. to be composed of, consist

Strong's Definitions

soon-is-tah'-o; or (strengthened) συνιστάνω, soon-is-tan'-o; or συνίστημι, soon-is'-tay-mee; from (4862) (σύν) and (2476) (ἵστημι) (including its collective forms); to set together, i.e. (by implication) to introduce (favorably), or (figurative) to exhibit; intransitive to stand near, or (figurative) to constitute: — approve, commend, consist, make, stand (with).

Concordance Results Using KJV

But Peter and they that were G4921 him were heavy G4921 sleep: and when they were awake, they saw his glory, and the two men that stood G4921 him.


But if our unrighteousness G4921 the righteousness of God, what shall we say? Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance? (I speak as a man)


But God G4921eth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.


I G4921 unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:


Do we begin again to G4921 ourselves? or need we, as some others, epistles of G4921ation to you, or letters of G4921ation from you?


But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by manifestation of the truth G4921ing ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.


For we G4921 not ourselves again unto you, but give you occasion to glory on our behalf, that ye may have somewhat to answer them which glory in appearance, and not in heart.


But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses,


For behold this selfsame thing, that ye sorrowed after a godly sort, what carefulness it wrought in you, yea, what clearing of yourselves, yea, what indignation, yea, what fear, yea, what vehement desire, yea, what zeal, yea, what revenge! In all things ye have G4921d yourselves to be clear in this matter.


For we dare not G4921 ourselves of the number, or compare ourselves G4921 some that G4921 themselves: but they measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves among themselves, are not wise.


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