- I come near, approach
- trans: I bring near; intrans: I come near, approach.
- to come near
- ἐγγίζω (< ἐγγύς).
[in LXX for נגשׁ, קרב, etc. ;]
__1. trans., to bring near:.
__2. Intrans., to come near: absol.,; with adv., ὅπου, Luk.12:33; with dative,
RefsMat.26:46, Mrk.14:42, Luk.18:40 19:41 21:20, 28 24:15, Act.21:33 23:15; τ. θεῷ,
RefsLuk.7:12 15:1, Luke.15.25 22:47, Act.9:3 10:9 22:6; before εἰς,
RefsHeb.7:19, Jas.4:8; πρός, with dative, Luk.19:37; μέχρι θανάτου, Php.2:30; of time, ὥρα, Mat.26:45; ἡμέρα,
RefsMat.21:1, Mrk.11:1, Luk.18:35 19:29 24:28; καιρός,
RefsRom.13:12, Heb.10:25; χρόνος, Act.7:17; ἑορτή, Luk.22:1; παρουσία, Jas.5:8; τέλος, 1Pe.4:7; ἐρήμωσις, Luk.21:20; ἀπολύτρωσις, Luk.21:28; ἤγγικεν ἡ βασιλεία (for similar expressions in Targ., see Dalman, 106),
RefsMat.21:34, Luk.21:8(ἐφ ̓ ὑμᾶς) 10:11 (cf. προσ-εγγίζω), and see Cremer, 224).
RefsMat.3:2 4:17 10:7 Mrk.1:15, Luk.10:9
2) to draw or come near to, to approach
From G1451; to make near, that is, (reflexively) approach
KJV Usage: approach, be at hand, come (draw) near, be (come, draw) nigh.