Word Summary
apopheugō: to flee from
Original Word: ἀποφεύγω
Transliteration: apopheugō
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-of-yoo'-go)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to flee from
Meaning: to flee from
Strong's Concordance

From apo and pheugo; (figuratively) to escape -- escape.

see GREEK apo

see GREEK pheugo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 668: ἀποφεύγω

ἀποφεύγω (participle in 2 Peter 2:18 L T Tr WH; Winer's Grammar, 342 (321)); 2 aorist ἀπεφυγον; (from (Homer) batrach. 42, 47 down); to flee from, escape; with the accusative, 2 Peter 2:18 (where L T wrongly put a comma after ἀποφεύγοντας (Winers Grammar, 529 (492))), 20; with the genitive, by virtue of the preposition (Buttmann, 158 (138); Winer's Grammar, § 52, 4, 1 c.), 2 Peter 1:4.