Word Summary
epilanthanomai: to forget, neglect
Original Word: ἐπιλανθάνομαι
Transliteration: epilanthanomai
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-lan-than'-om-ahee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to forget, neglect
Meaning: to forget, neglect
Strong's Concordance
be forgetful.

Middle voice from epi and lanthano; to lose out of mind; by implication, to neglect -- (be) forget(-ful of).

see GREEK epi

see GREEK lanthano

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1950: ἐπιλανθάνομαι

ἐπιλανθάνομαι; perfect passive ἐπιλελησμαι; 2 aorist middle ἐπελαθόμην; the Sept. often for שָׁכַח; to forget: followed by the infinitive, Matthew 16:5; Mark 8:14; followed by an indirect question. James 1:24; in the sense of neglecting, no longer caring for: with the genitive, Hebrews 6:10; Hebrews 13:2, 16; with the accusative (cf. Winers Grammar, § 30, 10 c.; Matthiae, § 347 Anm. 2, ii., p. 820f), Philippians 3:13 (14); with a passive signification (Isaiah 23:16; Sir. 3:14 Sir. 32:9 (Sir. 35:9); Wis. 2:4, etc. (cf. Buttmann, 52 (46))): ἐπιλελησμένος forgotten, given over to oblivion, i. e. uncared for, ἐνώπιον τοῦ Θεοῦ before God i. e. by God (Sir. 23:14), Luke 12:6. ((From Homer on.))