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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

#461 - ἀνορθόω

from (G303) and a derivative of the base of (G3717)
Parts of Speech
  1. to set up, make erect
    1. of a deformed person
  2. to rear again, build anew
Strong #: 2210 ‑ זָקַף (zaw‑kaf');  3559 ‑ כּוּן (koon);  5749 ‑ עוּד (ood);  7235 ‑ רָבָה (raw‑baw');  
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aor. ἀνώρθωσα E Alc. 1138, Isoc. 5.64, etc.: plpf.

1. with double augm. ἠνωρθώκει v.l. in Lib. 1039: the double augm. is common in the compd. ἐπανορθόω: — set up again, restore, rebuild, τὸν νηόν Hdt. 1.19; τὸ τεῖχος 7.208; τὸ στρατόπεδον Th. 6.88, etc.; τὸ σῶμά τινος E. Ba. 364: Med., ἀνορθοῦσθαι τὰ πίπτοντα τῶν οἰκοδομημάτων have them rebuilt, Arist. Pol. 1322b20.

2. restore to health or well being. πόλιν S. OT 46: τινά Pl. Lg. 919d.

3. set straight again, set right, correct, τινά E. Supp. 1228; τὰ ἀλλότρια κακά Pl. R. 346e.

ἀν -ορθόω , -

(ἀνά , ὀρθόω , to set straight, set up),

[in LXX chiefly for H3559 hi.;]

to set upright or straight again, restore: of persons, Luke 13:13, Hebrews 12:12; of things, σκηνήν , Acts 15:16 (MM, VGT, s.v.; Cremer, 807).†

Vocabulary of the Greek NT

ἀνορθόω occurs in the fragmentary P Lips I. 119 recto.3 (A.D. 274) τ ]ῶν ἀμαρτιω ̣̑[ν ] τ ̣ὰς πονηρίας συνεχῶ [ς ἀ ]νορθουμένων. For the sense of ";rear again,"; as Acts 15:16, cf. OGIS 710.4 (ii/A.D.) τὸ π [ρ ]οπύλα [ιον ] χρόνῳ [διαφθαρὲ ]ν [ ]νώρθωσεν ἐκ τοῦ ἰδίου Ἀπολλώνιος ἐπ᾽ ἀγαθῶι. The noun occurs in P Ryl II. 157.13 (A.D. 135) ἔσται δε ̣, ἡ ἀνόρθωσις τῶν [νῦν ἀποκαθι ]στανομένων κοινῶν [τ ]ει ̣χ ̣ω ̣̑[ν ] α ̣̓[πὸ κ ]ο ̣ι ̣νῶν λ [η ]μ ̣μ ̣α ̣τ ̣ων ";the restoration of the common walls"; (Edd.).


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List of Word Forms
ανορθοί ανορθούται ανορθώσαι ανορθώσας ανορθωσατε ανορθώσατε ἀνορθώσατε ανορθωσω ανορθώσω ἀνορθώσω ανορύσσοντες ανορύσσων ανωρθωθη ανωρθώθη ἀνωρθώθη ανωρθώθημεν ανωρθώθησαν ανωρθωμένος ανώρθωσέ anorthosate anorthōsate anorthṓsate anorthoso anorthōsō anorthṓso anorthṓsō anorthothe anorthṓthe anōrthōthē anōrthṓthē
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