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Strong's #5298 - ὑποχωρέω

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  1. to go back
  2. withdraw
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


fut. -ήσομαι Luc. Tox. 11:

go back, retire, withdraw, Il. 6.107, 22.96; χώρησαν δ' ὑπό τε πρόμαχοι.. 4.505; ὑ. ἐς τὴν Σάμον, εἰς Σικυῶνα, Th. 8.79, Isa 6.20; πρὸς αἱμασιάν Th. 4.43; παρὰ Τισσαφέρνην Id. 8.45; freq. in part., ὑποχωρῶν ᾤχετο, ὑποχωρήσαντες φεύγουσι, Isa 4.28, D. 22.66; of a lion, βάδην ὑ. Arist. HA 629b14; of long-horned kine, νέμεσθαι ὑποχωροῦντας Id. PA 659a20; εἰς τὰ βαθέα ὑ., of eels, Id. HA 592a27, etc.

2. c. gen., withdraw from, ὑ. τῆς χώρης Hdt. 1.207; ὑ. τοῦ πεδίου X. Cyr. 2.4.24; τοῦ βίου IG 12(7).395.9 (Amorgos): c. dat., τὸ δημοκρατικὸν ὑπεχώρησε τῷ ὀλιγαρχικῷ gave way to, Pl. R. 560a; τὸν ἥσσω τῷ κρατοῦντι ὑ. Th. 1.77; but ὑ. τῷ δαίμονι try to escape from.., Plu. Brut. 40. κἀκεῖνος ὑπεχώρησεν αὐτῷ τοῦ θρόνου he (Aeschylus) gave Sophocles a share of the throne, Ar. Ra. 790 (not surrendered it, which would be παρεχώρησεν) ; τοὺς πρεσβυτέρους ἐντρέπεσθαι.. ὁδῶν ὑποχωροῦντας making way for them on the streets (not ' retiring from the streets'), Plu. 2.237d.

3. c. acc., avoid, shun, μηδένα ὄχλον [νεῶν] Ἀθηναῖοι ὄντες ὑποχωρεῖν Th. 2.88; so perh. to be taken in Il. 13.476, μένεν.., οὐδ' ὑπεχώρει, Αἰνείαν ἐπιόντα; cf. Pl. Sph. 240a, D.H. 6.93, Luc. Tox. 36. cede, yield, τὴν δεσποτίαν αὐτοῖς POxy. 67.19 (iv A. D.).

II pass off below, esp. by way of stool, σάρκες Hp. Aph. 4.26, etc.; εἰ ταχέως ὑποχωρεῖ τῶν ὑποχονδρίων Gal. 6.56, cf. 253: in Med., Hp. Aph. 7.67.

III go on steadily, εἰρεσία ὑπεχώρησεν ἐκ παλαμᾶν the rowing went on, stroke after stroke, Pi. P. 4.202. Ἡγέλοχος οὕτω προηνέγκατο (sc. γαλην ὁρῶ) ὥστε μὴ ὑποχωρῆσαι ἐκ τῆς συναλοιφῆς τὸ γαληνά, ἀλλὰ διαχωρῆσαι μᾶλλον, ὥστε δόξαι τὴν γαλῆν εἰπεῖν Sch. Ar. Ra. 305 (dub. sens.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ὑποχωρέω, ὑποχώρω; 1 aorist ὑπεχώρησα; from Homer down; to go back (see ὑπό, III. 1 at the end); to withdraw: εἰς τόπον ἔρημον, Luke 9:10; with ἐν and a dative of the place (see ἐν, I. 7), Luke 5:16 (cf. Winers Grammar, § 50, 4 a.; Buttmann, 312 (268)).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ὑπο -χωρέω ,

[in LXX: Judges 20:37 B (-), Sirach 13:9, 2 Maccabees 12:12 *;]

to go back, retire: seq. ἐν , Luke 5:16; seq. εἰς , Luke 9:10.†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";fearful"; (Heb. 10:27, al.) : BGU II.428.8 (ii/A.D.) φοβερὸς ἐγένετο before a lacuna, P Leid Wxii. 9 (ii/iii A.D.) (=11. p. 121) ἐκλήθη δὲ ὀνόματι ἁλίῳ ἀναγραμματιζόμενον (=II. p. 121) ἐκλήθη δὲ ὀνόματι ἁγίῳ ἀναγραμματιζόμενον (= -ένῳ) φωβερῷ καὶ φρεικτῷ (l. φοβερῷ καὶ φρικτῷ) and the magic PSI I. 28.21 (iii/iv A.D.?). The Christian amulet P Oxy VIII. 1151.55 (v/A.D.?) closes with the words ὅτι τὸ ὄνομά σου κύρἰε ὁ θεὄς, ἐπικαλεσά [μ ]ην τὸ θαυμαστὸν καὶ ὑπερένδοξον καὶ φοβερὸν τοῖς ὑπεναντι ̣ο ̣ι ̣ς, ";upon thy name, O Lord God, have I called, the wonderful and exceeding glorious name, the terror of thy foes"; (Ed.) : cf. (Psa. 110꞉9 [MT Psa. 111:9], al.)



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List of Word Forms
υπεχώρησε υπεχωρησεν ὑπεχώρησεν υποχωρων υποχωρών ὑποχωρῶν ύπτια υπτιάζεις hypechoresen hypechōrēsen hypechṓresen hypechṓrēsen hypochoron hypochorôn hypochōrōn hypochōrō̂n upechoresen upechōrēsen upochoron upochōrōn
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