Word Summary
aphoraō: to look away from all else at
Original Word: ἀφοράω
Transliteration: aphoraō
Phonetic Spelling: (af-or-ah'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to look away from all else at
Meaning: to look away from all else at
Strong's Concordance

From apo and horao; to consider attentively -- look.

see GREEK apo

see GREEK horao

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 872: ἀφοράω

ἀφοράω, ἀφόρω; to turn the eyes away from other things and fix them on something; cf. ἀποβλέπω. Tropically, to turn one's mind to: εἰς τινα, Hebrews 12:2 (Winer's Grammar, § 66, 2 d.) (εἰς Θεόν, 4 Macc. 17:10; for examples from Greek writings cf. Bleek on Heb. vol. ii. 2, p. 862). Further, cf. ἀπεῖδον.