Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #1926: epidechomai (pronounced ep-ee-dekh'-om-ahee)

from 1909 and 1209; to admit (as a guest or (figuratively) teacher):--receive.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) to receive hospitality

2) to admit, i.e. not to reject

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: from G1909 and G1209


This word is used 2 times:

3 John 1:9: "Diotrephes, who loveth to have the preeminence among them, receiveth us not."
3 John 1:10: "content therewith, neither doth he himself receive the brethren,"

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