G1510 – eimi – εἰμίI am

Strong’s ID:
G1510
Greek Word:
εἰμί
Transliteration:
eimi
Pronunciation:
i-mee’
Part of Speech:
verb
Etymology:
prolonged form of a primary and defective verb
Comparables:
singular forms: G4571, G4671, G4675
plural forms: G5209, G5210, G5213, G5216
Equivalents:
Greek forms: G1488, G1498, G1511, G2258, G2071, G2070, G2075, G2076, G2468, G5600, G5607
Usage Count:
142
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Find “eimi” in the Bible (New Testament)

Equip God’s People Greek Lexicon

1) I am
2) I Am as a reference to God from Exodus 3:14

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Strong’s Greek Lexicon

the first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist (used only when emphatic):—am, have been, X it is I, was. See also G1488, G1498, G1511, G1527, G2258, G2071, G2070, G2075, G2076, G2771, G2468, G5600, G5607.

Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

1) to be, to exist, to happen, to be present

Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.

Inflections


a change in the form of a word to express a grammatical function or attribute

εἰμι – VbPresActIndic1Sg

Inflection Legend

Type

  • Adj – Adjective
  • Adv – Adverb
  • Conj – Conjunction
  • Noun – Noun
  • Ptc – Participle
  • Prep – Preposition
  • Pron – Pronoun
  • Vb – Verb
  • Vbl – Verbal

Sub-Type

  • Pers – Personal
  • Dem – Demonstrative
  • Rel – Relative
  • Correl – Correlative
  • Indef – Indefinite
  • Interrog – Interrogative
  • Refl – Reflexive
  • Recip – Reciprocal

Tense

  • Pres – Present
  • Impf – Imperfect
  • Fut – Future
  • Aor – Aorist
  • Perf – Perfect
  • Plup – Pluperfect
  • Futpf – Future Perfect

Voice

  • Act – Active
  • Middle – Middle
  • Pass – Passive
  • Depon – Deponent

Mood

  • Indic – Indicative
  • Subjunc – Subjunctive
  • Opt – Optative
  • Impv – Imperative

Person

  • 1 – 1st Person
  • 2 – 2nd Person
  • 3 – 3rd Person

Case

  • Nom – Nominative
  • Acc – Accusative
  • Gen – Genitive
  • Dat – Dative
  • Voc – Vocative

Number

  • Sg – Singular
  • Pl – Plural

Gender

  • Masc – Masculine
  • Fem – Feminine
  • Neut – Neuter