Word: epistrefw

Pronounce: ep-ee-stref'-o

Strongs Number: G1994

Orig: from 1909 and 4762; to revert (literally, figuratively or morally):--come (go) again, convert, (re-)turn (about, again). G1909

Use: TDNT-7:722,1093 Verb

Heb Strong: H622 H935 H974 H1980 H2015 H2803 H3665 H5027 H5066 H5307 H5381 H5437 H5472 H5493 H5800 H6437 H7725 H7760 H7971 H8085 H8210

    1) transitively
    1a) to turn to
    1a1) to the worship of the true God
    1b) to cause to return, to bring back
    1b1) to the love and obedience of God
    1b2) to the love for the children
    1b3) to love wisdom and righteousness
    2) intransitively
    2a) to turn to one's self
    2b) to turn one's self about, turn back
    2c) to return, turn back, come back