Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #1831: exerchomai (pronounced ex-er'-khom-ahee)

from 1537 and 2064; to issue (literally or figuratively):--come (forth, out), depart (out of), escape, get out, go (abroad, away, forth, out, thence), proceed (forth), spread abroad.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) to go or come forth of

1a) with mention of the place out of which one goes, or the point from which he departs

1a1) of those who leave a place of their own accord

1a2) of those who are expelled or cast out

2) metaphorically

2a) to go out of an assembly, i.e. forsake it

2b) to come forth from physically, arise from, to be born of

2c) to go forth from one' s power, escape from it in safety

2d) to come forth (from privacy) into the world, before the public, (of those who by novelty of opinion attract attention)

2e) of things

2e1) of reports, rumours, messages, precepts

2e2) to be made known, declared

2e3) to be spread, to be proclaimed

2e4) to come forth

2e4a) emitted as from the heart or the mouth

2e4b) to flow forth from the body

2e4c) to emanate, issue

2e4c1) used of a sudden flash of lightning

2e4c2) used of a thing vanishing

2e4c3) used of a hope which has disappeared

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: from G1537 and G2064

Citing in TDNT: 2:678, 257


This word is used 224 times:

Matthew 2:6: "for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my"
Matthew 5:26: "I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid"
Matthew 8:28: "him two possessed with devils, coming out of the tombs, exceeding"
Matthew 8:32: "unto them, Go. And when they were come out, they went into the herd"
Matthew 8:34: "the whole city came out to meet Jesus: and"
Matthew 9:26: "the fame hereof went abroad into all that land."
Matthew 9:31: "But they, when they were departed, spread abroad his fame in all that"
Matthew 9:32: "As they went out, behold, they brought to him a dumb man"
Matthew 10:11: "worthy; and there abide till ye go"
Matthew 10:14: "nor hear your words, when ye depart out of that house or"
Matthew 11:7: "concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness to see?"
Matthew 11:8: "But what went ye out for to see? A man clothed in soft"
Matthew 11:9: "But what went ye out for to see? A prophet? yea, I say unto you,"
Matthew 12:14: "Then the Pharisees went out, and held a council against him,"
Matthew 12:43: "the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through"
Matthew 12:44: "my house from whence I came out; and when he is come, he findeth it empty,"
Matthew 13:1: "The same day went Jesus out of the house, and"
Matthew 13:3: "saying, Behold, a sower went forth to sow;"
Matthew 13:49: "world: the angels shall come forth, and sever the wicked"
Matthew 14:14: "And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion"
Matthew 15:18: "out of the mouth come forth from the heart; and they"
Matthew 15:19: "out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries,"
Matthew 15:21: "Then Jesus went thence, and departed into the coasts"
Matthew 15:22: "behold, a woman of Canaan came out of the same coasts,"
Matthew 17:18: "the devil; and he departed out of him: and the"
Matthew 18:28: "the same servant went out, and found one of his fellow servants,"
Matthew 20:1: "a man that is a householder, which went out early in the morning to hire laborers"
Matthew 20:3: "And he went out about the third hour, and saw others"
Matthew 20:5: "Again he went out about the sixth and ninth hour, and did"
Matthew 20:6: "the eleventh hour he went out, and found others standing idle,"
Matthew 21:17: "And he left them, and went out of the city into"
Matthew 22:10: "So those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together"
Matthew 24:1: "And Jesus went out, and departed from the temple: and"
Matthew 24:26: "in the desert; go not forth: behold, he is in the"
Matthew 24:27: "as the lightning cometh out of the east, and shineth"
Matthew 25:1: "took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom."
Matthew 25:6: "Behold, the bridegroom cometh; go ye out to meet him."
Matthew 26:30: "And when they had sung a hymn, they went out into the mount of Olives."
Matthew 26:55: "Jesus to the multitudes, Are ye come out as against a thief with"
Matthew 26:71: "And when he was gone out into the porch, another maid saw"
Matthew 26:75: "me thrice. And he went out, and wept bitterly."
Matthew 27:32: "And as they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name: him"
Matthew 27:53: "And came out of the graves after his resurrection,"
Matthew 28:8: "And they departed quickly from the sepulcher with fear"
Mark 1:25: "saying, Hold thy peace, and come out of him."
Mark 1:26: "cried with a loud voice, he came out of him."
Mark 1:28: "immediately his fame spread abroad throughout all the region round about"
Mark 1:29: "And forthwith, when they were come out of the synagogue, they entered into"
Mark 1:35: "in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out, and departed into"
Mark 1:38: "there also: for therefore came I forth."

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