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#478 - ἀντικαθίστημι

from (G473) and (G2525)
Parts of Speech
  1. to put in place of another
  2. to place in opposition
    1. to dispose troops, set an army in line of battle
    2. to stand against, resist
Strong #: 6030 ‑ עָנָה (aw‑naw');  6965 ‑ קוּם (koom);  
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Ion. ἀντικατ-, fut. -καταστήσω: —


1. replace, substitute, ἄλλα Hdt. 9.93; μὴ ἐλάσσω ἀντικαταστῆσαι πάλιν replace an equal quantity of gold, Th. 2.13; ἄλλους ἀ. set up others in their stead, Arist. Mir. 838a3.

2. set against, oppose, τινὰ πρός τινα Th. 4.93; establish as a counterpart, τινά τινι Pl. R. 591a.

3. set up or bring back again, ἀ. ἐπὶ τὸ θαρρεῖν Th. 2.65; rally, τοὺς θορυβηθέντας D.H. 6.11.

II Pass., with aor. 2 and pf. Act.; also aor. 1 κατεστάθην X. An. 3.1.38:

1. to be put in another's place, reign in his stead, Hdt. 2.37, X.l.c.

2. to be pitted against another, opposed, abs., Th. 1.71, 3.47, etc.; τινί X. Eq.Mag. 7.5. in lawsuits, to be confronted with, τινί, πρός τινα, POxy. 97.9 (ii A. D.), BGU 168.11 (ii A.D.).

ἀντι -καθ -ίστημι ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 31:21 (H6030), Joshua 5:7, Micah 2:8 (H6965) *;]

1. causal in Pres. impf. fut. and 1 aor.; to replace, oppose.

2. Intrans. in pass. and 2 aor. act.;

(a) to supersede;

(b) to resist: Hebrews 12:4.†

Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Oxy I. 97.9 (A.D. 115–6) περὶ ἧς ἀντ [ε ]κατέστη αὐτοῖς ἐπὶ τοῦ τοῦ νομοῦ [σ ]τρ (ατηγοῦ) Ἀπολλωνίο (υ), BGU I. 168.11 (probably A.D. 169) πρ [ ]ς ἣ [ν καὶ ἀν ]τικατέσ [την ] ἐπὶ Αἰλίου, and l..21 ἐφ᾽ οὗ καὶ ἀντικατέ [σ ]την. . . πρὸς τὸν Οὐαλέριον. For the subst. see P Oxy II. 260.8 ff (A.D. 59) ἐξ ἧς ἐποιησάμε [θα ] πρὸ [ς ] ἑαυτου ̣, (l. -οὺς) ἐπὶ τοῦ στρατηγοῦ. . . ἀντικαταστάσεως, ";in consequence of our confronting each other before the strategus"; (Edd.); BGU III. 868.7 (ii/A.D.) ἐν ] δ [ ] τῇ γενομένῃ ἐπὶ σοῦ, κύριε, α ̣̓[ν ]τικατα [στάσει, and Syll 355.7 (Chios, c. A.D. 3) ὕστερον δὲ ἑκατέρου μέρους ἐξ ἀντικα [τα ]στάσεως περὶ τῶν κατὰ μέρος ζητημάτων ἐν (τ)υχόντος διή [κου ]σα.


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αντικαταστήσεται αντικατέστησεν αντικατεστητε αντικατέστητε ἀντικατέστητε antikatestete antikatestēte antikatéstete antikatéstēte
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