Word Summary
apantaō: to meet
Original Word: ἀπαντάω
Transliteration: apantaō
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-an-tah'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to meet
Meaning: to meet
Strong's Concordance

From apo and a derivative of anti; to meet away, i.e. Encounter -- meet.

see GREEK apo

see GREEK anti

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 528: ἀπαντάω

ἀπαντάω, ἀπάντω: future ἀπαντήσω (Mark 14:13; but in better Greek ἀπαντήσομαι, cf. Winers Grammar, 83 (79); (Buttmann, 53 (46))); 1 aorist ἀπήντησα; to go to meet; in past tenses, to meet: τίνι, Matthew 28:9 (T Tr WH ὑπαντάω); Mark 5:2 R G; ; Luke 17:12 (L WH omit; Tr brackets dative; T WH marginal reading read ὑπαντάω); John 4:51 R G; Acts 16:16 (R G L). In a military sense of a hostile meeting: Luke 14:31 R G, as in 1 Samuel 22:17; 2 Samuel 1:15; 1 Macc. 11:15, 68 and often in Greek writings.