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Entry for Strong's #1817 - ἐξανίστημι

Word Origin
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Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to make to rise up, to rise up, to produce
  2. to rise (in an assembly to speak)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2421 ‑ חָיָה (khaw‑yaw');  3364 ‑ יָקַץ (yaw‑kats');  5358 ‑ נָקַם (naw‑kam');  5975 ‑ עָמַד (aw‑mad');  6524 ‑ פָּרַח (paw‑rakh');  6965 ‑ קוּם (koom);  6974 ‑ קוּץ (koots);  7896 ‑ שִׁית (sheeth);  7925 ‑ שָׁכַם (shaw‑kam');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Mark 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
Mark 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
Mark 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
V-2AAI-3P 1
V-AAS-3S 2
V-AAS-3S 2
V-2AAI-3P 1
V-AAS-3S 2
V-2AAI-3P 1
V-AAS-3S 2

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I causal in pres., impf., fut., and aor.1:

1 raise up, τοὺς θανόντας S. El. 940; make one rise from his seat, Pl. Prt. 310a; bid one rise from suppliant posture, ἐγώ σ' ἕδρας ἐκ τῆσδε.. ἐξαναστήσω E. Andr. 263, cf. 267; ἐ. τὴν ἐνέδραν order the men in ambush to rise, X. HG 4.8.37.

2. make a tribe emigrate, remove or expel, ἐ. τινὰς ἐκ τῶν νήσων, ἐξ ἠθέων, etc., Hdt. 1.171, 5.14, etc.; ἄνδρας δόμων S. Ant. 297; ἐ. πόλεως bid one depart from.., Id. OC 47; simply ἐ. τινάς Hdt. 6.127, Th. 4.98, etc. (v. infr. 11.2). challenge a juror, PHal. 9.5 (iii B. C.), PGurob 2.10 (iii B. C.), etc.

3. depopulate, destroy, πόλιν Hdt. 1.155, al.; Ἰλίου ποτ' ἐξαναστήσας βάθρα E. Supp. 1198; Ἑλλάδα Id. Tr. 926.

4. ἐ. θηρία rouse them from their lair, X. Cyr. 2.4.20.

5. τουτὶ ἐ., erigere penem, E. Cyc. 169.

II intr. in Pass., with aor. 2, pf. and plpf. Act.:

1 stand up from one's seat, Hdt. 3.142; ἐκ τοῦ θρόνου Id. 5.72, cf. Pl. Ly. 211a; θάκων X. Hier. 7.7; ὁδῶν τινί, in courtesy, Id. Smp. 4.31; rise to speak, S. Ph. 367; rise from ambush, λόχου E. El. 217: without λόχου, Th. 3.107; rise after dinner, Pl. R. 328a, etc.; πρὸ μέθης Isoc. 1.32; from bed, λέχους E. El. 786; ἐξ εὐνῆς X. Oec. 10.8; ἐξαναστῶμεν εἰς τὴν αὐλήν let us rise and go into.., Pl. Prt. 311a; εἰς περίπατον X. Smp. 9.1.

2. c. gen., arise and depart from, emigrate from, Λακεδαίμονος Pi. P. 4.49, cf. E. Andr. 380; ἐκ τῆς γῆς τῆσδε Hdt. 4.115: abs., break up, depart, Th. 7.49, etc.

3. to be driven out from one's home, to be forced to emigrate, ἐξ ἠθέων ὑπό τινος Hdt. 1.15, cf. 56, al.; πρὸς δάμαρτος ἐξανίσταται θρόνων A. Pr. 767.

4. of places, to be depopulated, ἐξαναστάσης πάσης Πελοποννήσου ὑπὸ Δωριέων Hdt. 2.171; Τροίης ἐξανεστάθη βάθρα E. Hel. 1652, cf. D. 16.25.

5. rise to go to stool, Hp. Epid. 1.26. δ, etc.

6. rise from the plain, of a mountain, Plb. 1.56.4. so of ulcers, rise, Aret. SD 2.13; of an excrescence, κέρχνος ἐ. S. Fr. 279.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐξανίστημι: 1 aorist ἐξανέστησα; 2 aorist ἐξανεστην;

1. to make rise up, to raise up, to produce: σπέρμα, Mark 12:19; Luke 20:28 (Hebrew זֶרַע הֵקִים, Genesis 38:8).

2. 2 aorist active to rise in an assembly to speak (as in Xenophon, an. 6, 1, 30); Acts 15:5.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐξ -ανίσημι ,

[in LXX chiefly for H6965;]

1. trans., to raise up: σπέρμα (cf. Genesis 38:8), Mark 12:19, Luke 20:28.

2. In 2 aor. act., intrans., to rise: Acts 15:5.†

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

The verb is used in a juristic sense in P Petr III. 21(g).10 (B.C. 226—225) (= Chrest. II. p. 17) πάντας δικαστὰς πλὴν ̣ οὗ ἂν ἑκάτερος αὐτῶν ἐξανασ [τήσηι κατὰ τὸ ] διάγραμμα, ";all judges with the exception of those whom both parties reject,"; literally ";cause to stand down"; from the places they occupy : see further P Hal I. p. 205 ff. Cf. Syll 879.14 (end of iii/B.C.) ἐξανίστασθαι ἐκ τῆς κηδείας (";mourning";) . . . τὰς γυναῖκας.


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