Bible Dictionaries

Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words


Additional Links
1: βάλλω
(Strong's #906 — Verb — ballo — bal'-lo )

"to cast, to throw," is rendered "to throw" in Mark 12:42 , AV (RV, "cast"); so Acts 22:23 (2nd part); "to throw down," Revelation 18:21 (2nd part), AV (RV, "cast down"). See CAST , No. 1.

2: ῥίπτω
(Strong's #4496 — Verb — rhipto — hrip'-to )

"to hurl, throw, throw off," is rendered "had thrown... down" in Luke 4:35 , RV (AV, "had thrown"). See CAST , No. 2.

3: κατακρημνίζω
(Strong's #2630 — Verb — katakremnizo — kat-ak-rame-nid'-zo )

"to throw over a precipice" (kremnos), "cast down headlong," is rendered "throw ... down" in Luke 4:29 (AV, "cast ... down headlong").

4: καταλύω
(Strong's #2647 — Verb — kataluo — kat-al-oo'-o )

lit., "to loosen down," is rendered "to throw down" (of the stones of the Temple) in Matthew 24:2 and parallel passages. See DESTROY , No. 5.

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Throw'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. 1940.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Next Entry