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Strong's #634 - ἀποπίπτω

from (G575) and (G4098)
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  1. to fall off, slip down from
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2502 ‑ חָלַץ (khaw‑lats');  3951 ‑ לֶקֶט (leh'‑ket);  4448 ‑ מָלַל (maw‑lal');  5034 ‑ נֵבֶל (naw‑bale');  5307 ‑ נָפַל (naw‑fal');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions



1. fall off from, ἐκ πέτρης Od. 24.7; ἀπὸ τῶν φιαλέων Hdt. 3.130; τοῦ κολεοῦ ἀ. ὁ μύκης ib. 64, cf. Hecat. 22 J.; ἀ. τῶν ἵππων slip off, Plb. 11.21.3.

2. abs., fall off, στιλπναὶ δ' ἀπέπιπτον ἔερσαι Il. 14.351, cf. Th. 4.4, Arist. HA 557b29.

II miss or fail in obtaining, τῆς ἐλπίδος ἀ. Plb. 9.7.1; τἀγαθοῦ Procl. Inst. 13; fail to record, let slip, τῶν ἀναγκαιοτέρων D.S. 13.84: abs., to be disappointed, fail, Plb. 4.36.5, UPZ 70.27 (ii B.C.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀποπίπτω: 2 aorist ἀπέπεσον; ((cf. πίπτω); from Homer down); to fall off, slip down from: Acts 9:18 (Winer's Grammar, § 52, 4, 1 a.).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀπο -πίπτω ,

[in LXX for H4448, H5307, etc.;]

to fall off: Acts 9:18.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

This word, which in the NT is found only once (Acts 9:18) in its literal meaning of ";fall off,"; occurs in a derived sense in P Par 47.27 (c. B.C. 153)(= Witkowski.2 p. 90, Selections p. 23) ἰ καὶ αὑτοὺς δεδώκαμεν καὶ ἀποπεπτώκαμεν ";(one can never again show face in Tricomia for very shame), if we have both given ourselves up and collapsed."; Witkowski compares Polyb. i. 87.1 πίπτω ταῖς ἐλπίσιν. The verb also occurs in the philosophical fragment P Flor II. 113iii. 19 (ii/A.D.) ἀποπείπτειν τὰ ὦ [τα καὶ αὐ ]τὰς ἀχρείους γενέσθαι : cf. Archiv vi. p. 239.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
απεπεσαν ἀπέπεσαν απέπεσον απέπιπτεν αποπεσάτωσαν αποπέσοι αποπέσοιμι αποπεσούνται αποπεσών αποπίπτοντα apepesan apépesan
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