Word Summary
epaischynomai: to be ashamed (of)
Original Word: ἐπαισχύνομαι
Transliteration: epaischynomai
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ahee-skhoo'-nom-ahee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to be ashamed (of)
Meaning: to be ashamed (of)
Strong's Concordance
be ashamed.

From epi and aischunomai; to feel shame for something -- be ashamed.

see GREEK epi

see GREEK aischunomai

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1870: ἐπαισχύνομαι

ἐπαισχύνομαι; future ἐπαισχυνθήσομαι; 1 aorist ἐπησχυνθην, and with neglect of augment ἐπαισχυνθην (2 Timothy 1:16 L T Tr WH; cf. (WHs Appendix, p. 161); Buttmann, 34 (30); (Winers Grammar, § 12 at the end)); from Aeschylus down; to be ashamed (ἐπί on account of (cf. Isaiah 1:29 Alex.; Ellicott on 2 Timothy 1:8); see αἰσχύνω): absolutely, 2 Timothy 1:12; τινα (on the accusative, cf. Winer's Grammar, § 32, 1 b. α.; Buttmann, 192 (166)), of a person, Mark 8:38; Luke 9:26; τί, of a thing, Romans 1:16; 2 Timothy 1:8, 16; ἐπί τίνι, the dative of a thing, Romans 6:21; followed by the infinitive Hebrews 2:11; with the accusative of a person and the infinitive of a thing, Hebrews 11:16. (Twice in the Sept.: Isaiah 1:29 (Alex.); Job 34:19.)