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Strong's #586 - ἀποδεκατόω

from (G575) and (G1183)
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  1. to give, pay a tithe of anything
  2. to exact receive a tenth from anyone
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Strong #: 631 ‑ אָסַר (aw‑sar');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I tithe, take a tenth of, τι LXX 1 Samuel 8:16; πάντα Luke 18:12; ἀ. τὸν λαόν take tithe of them, Hebrews 7:5; δεκάτην ἀ. τινός LXX Deuteronomy 14:22.

II pay tithe of, τι LXX Genesis 28:22, Matthew 23:23, etc.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀποδεκατεύω, Luke 18:12, for ἀποδεκατόω which see; (cf. WHs Appendix, p. 171).

STRONGS NT 586: ἀποδεκατόω ἀποδεκατόω, ἀποδεκατῶ, infinitive present ἀποδεκατοιν, Hebrews 7:5 T Tr WH (cf. Delitzsch at the passage; Buttmann, 44 (38); (Tdf.s note at the passage; WH. Introductory § 410)); (δεκατόω which see); a Biblical and ecclesiastical word; the Sept. for עָשַׂר; to tithe i. e.

1. with the accusative of the thing, to give, pay, a tenth of anything: Matthew 23:23; Luke 11:42; Luke 18:12 where T WH, after manuscripts א* B only, have adopted ἀποδεκατεύω, for which the simple δεκατεύω is more common in Greek writings; (Genesis 28:22; Deuteronomy 14:21 (22)).

2. τινα, to exact, receive, a tenth from anyone: Hebrews 7:5; (1 Samuel 8:15, 17). (B. D. under the word .)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀπο -δεκατεύω

= ἀποδεκατόω , q.v.,

to tithe, pay a tenth of: Luke 18:12.†

ἀπο -δεκατοω ,

[in LXX for H6237 in both senses foll., e.g. (1) Genesis 28:22 (2) 1 Samuel 8:15;]

1. c. acc rei, to tithe, pay a tenth of: Matthew 23:23, Luke 11:42.

2. C. acc pers., to exact tithes from: Hebrews 7:5.

3. to decimate (Socr., HE, 573 A; v. Kennedy, Sources, 117).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
αποδεκατευω ἀποδεκατεύω αποδεκατοιν ἀποδεκατοῖν αποδεκατούν ἀποδεκατοῦν αποδεκατουτε αποδεκατούτε ἀποδεκατοῦτε αποδεκατώ ἀποδεκατῶ αποδεκατώσαι αποδεκατώσει αποδεκατώσεις αποδεκατώσω apodekato apodekatô apodekatō apodekatō̂ apodekatoun apodekatoûn apodekatoute apodekatoûte
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