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Entry for Strong's #2524 - καθίημι

Transliteration
kathíēmi
Phonetics
kath-ee'-ay-mee  
Word Origin
from (2596), and hiemi (to send)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to send down, to let down
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5117 ‑ נוּחַ (noo'‑akh);  5414 ‑ נָתַן (naw‑than');  7725 ‑ שׁוּב (shoob);  7993 ‑ שָׁלַךְ (shaw‑lak');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (6) HCS (4)
Luke 1
Acts 3
Luke 1
Acts 3
Luke 1
Acts 3
BYZ TIS TR
V-AAI-3P 2
V-PPP-ASF 1
V-PPP-ASN 1
V-AAI-3P 2
V-PPP-ASF 1
V-PPP-ASN 1
V-AAI-3P 2
V-PPP-ASF 1
V-PPP-ASN 1
NA WH
V-AAI-3P 2
V-PPP-ASF 1
V-PPP-ASN 1


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

καθίημι,

Ion. κατ-, fut. καθήσω A. Eu. 555 (lyr.): aor. 1 καθῆκα, καθέηκα Il. 24.642: 2 dual aor. 2 κάθετον h.Ap. 487: pf. καθεῖκα Lysipp. 1, D. 29.46: (v. ἵημι):

I

1. let fall, drop, send down, κὰδ δὲ [ κεραυνὸν ].. ἧκε Χαμᾶζε Il. 8.134; κατὰ δ' ὑψόθεν ἧκεν ἐέρσας 11.53; οἶνον λαυκανίης καθέηκα I have sent the wine down my throat, 24.642; καθίετε ἵππους ἐν δίνῃσι sink them in the stream, as an offering to the river-god, 21.132; [ ἱστία ] ἐς νῆας κάθεμεν we let them down, lowered them, Od. 9.72; λαῖφος καθήσειν A. Eu. l.c.; σχοίνῳ σπυρίδα κ. let it down by a cord, Hdt. 5.16; σῶμα πύργων κ. E. Tr. 1011; κοντὸν ἐς [ τὴν λίμνην ] κ. Hdt. 4.195; ἐμαυτὸν εἰς ἅλα E. Hel. 1614; ὅπλα εἰς ἅλἀ ib. 1375; καθεῖσαν δέλεάρ μοι φρενῶν Id. IT 1181 (so metaph. τοῦτον τὸν λόγον καθεῖκε D. 29.46); κ. τι ἐς πῶμα E. Ion 1034; νάρθηκ' ἐς πέδον Id. Ba. 706; κ. σπονδάς pour them, Id. IA 60; τὸν κλῆρον ἐς μέσον καθείς, of putting lots into a helmet or urn, S. Aj. 1285; ἄγκυραν Hdt. 7.36; τὰ δίκτυα Arist. HA 533b18; κατιεμένην καταπειρητηρίην, of a sounding-line, Hdt. 2.28: abs., καθιέναι reach by sounding, sound, οὐδεὶς καθεὶς ἐδυνήθη πέρας εὑρεῖν Arist. Mete. 351a13: Medic., [ αὐλίσκον ] pass a catheter, Ruf. Ren.Ves. 7.11; οἵαν πρόφασιν καθῆκε (παρὰ προσδοκίαν for οἷον ἄγκιστρον) Ar. V. 174; λόγους συμβατηρίους κ. make offers of peace, D.C. 41.47; κ. πεῖραν make an attempt, Ael. VH 2.13, NA 1.57; εἰς ὤμους κ. κόμας let one's hair flow loose, E. Ba. 695, cf. IT 52; κ. πώγωνα let one's beard grow long, Ar. Ec. 100, cf. Th. 841, Arr. Epict. 2.23.21 (Pass., τὰς τρίχας καθειμέναι Crates Com. 27; πώγωνα καθειμένος Plu. Phoc. 10; τὸ γένειον αὐτῷ καθεῖτο Ael. VH 11.10); [ αἱ ὄϊες ] μείζω τὰ οὔθατα καθιᾶσιν Arist. HA 596a24 (Pass., of a mare's udder, Hdt. 4.2); also τείχη καθεῖναι ἐς θάλασσαν carry them down to the sea, Th. 5.52 (Pass., καθεῖτο τείχη 4.103); καθῆκε τὰ σκέλη let down his legs, of one who had been lying, Pl. Phd. 61c; κατ' ἀμφοῖν ἄμφω (sc. τὰ σκέλη) καθέντος, of a wrestler, Gal. 6.143; κ. δόρατα let down one's pike, bring it to the rest, X. An. 6.5.25; κ. τὰς κώπας let down the oars, so as to stop the ship's way, Th. 2.91; rarely of striking, δι' ὀμφαλοῦ καθῆκεν ἔγχος E. Ph. 1413; καθῆκε ξύλον παιδὸς ἐς κάρα Id. HF 993; κ. πρὸς γαῖαν γόνυ to kneel down, Id. Hec. 561; ἐς δὲ γῆν γόνυ καμάτῳ καθεῖσαν Id. IT 333; κ. τινὰ ἐς ὕπνον let him fall asleep, Id. HF 1006; εἰς κίνδυνον ἐμαυτόν D.H. 5.27; [ πώλους ] ἐς λειμώνων Χλόην E. IA 423; of a general, κ. στρατόπεδα εἰς.. let them march into.., Plb. 3.70.11; εἰς τὸ πεδίον τὴν δύναμιν Id. 3.92.7; κ. ἐπί τινας τόπους ἐνέδρας lay an ambush, Id. 4.63.9: Pass., stretch down seawards, ὄρεα μέχρι πρὸς τὴν θάλατταν καθειμένα Pl. Criti. 118a; ἕως γῆς τοῦ πρηστῆρος καθιεμένου Epicur. Ephesians 1 p.47U., cf. p.51 U.; τὸ καθειμένον τῆς φωνῆς low tone of voice, Hdn. 5.2.3.

2. send down into the arena, enter for racing, ἅρματα, ζεύγη, Th. 6.16, Isoc. 16.34; of plays, produce, Eratosth. ap. Sch. Ar. Nu. 552 (Pass.); διδασκαλίαν Plu. Cim. 8; so ἔδοξε τοῖς πρυτάνεσι.. γνώμας καθεῖναι (Com. for προθεῖναι) Ar. Ec. 397; κατὰ τὴν ἀγορὰν λογοποιοὺς κ. D. 24.15: freq. in later Greek in a general sense, set in motion, employ, Luc. DMeretr. 7.4; κ. ἔς τινας ὑποψίας Philostr. VA 6.38; φίλους καὶ ῥήτορας κ. employ them, Plu. Per. 7, cf. Philostr. VA 4.42: Pass., to be put in motion, ἡ στρατηλασίη κατίετο ἐς πᾶσαν τὴν Ἑλλάδα Hdt. 7.138.

3. allow to return from exile, φυγάδας X. HG 2.2.20.

II intr., swoop down like a wind, λαμπρὸς καὶ μέγας καθιείς Ar. Eq. 430; of rivers, run down, ἑκατέρωσε μέχρι τοῦ μέσου Pl. Phd. 112e; κ. εἰς γόνυ sink on the knee, Plu. Ant. 45; κ. εἰς ἀγῶνα, Lat. descendere in arenam, Id. 2.616d, Luc. Alex. 6; κ. ἐς Ῥόδον arrive there, v.l. for κατῆγεν, Polyaen. 5.17.2.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

καθίημι: 1 aorist καθῆκα; (from Homer on); to send down, let down: εἰς, Luke 5:19; διά with the genitive of place, ibid. and Acts 9:25; present passive participle καθιεμενος let down, ἐπί τῆς γῆς, Acts 10:11; ἐκ τοῦ οὐρανοῦ, Acts 11:5.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

καθ -ίημι ,

[in LXX: Exodus 17:11 (H5117 hi.), and v.l., 1 Chronicles 21:27, Zechariah 11:13, Jeremiah 32:14*;]

to send or let down: seq. εἰς , Luke 5:19; διά , c. gen., ib., Acts 9:25; ptcp., seq. ἐπί , c. gen., Acts 10:11; ἐκ , Acts 11:5.†


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

P Petr III. 42 C (14).5 (B.C. 255) καθεῖκα. For the postclassical use of the verb, which in the NT is confined to the Lukan writings, see the exx. in Schmid Atticismus iv. p. 360.

 

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κάθες καθηκαν καθήκαν καθῆκαν καθήκε καθιεμενην καθιεμένην καθιεμενον καθιέμενον κάθισιν kathekan kathêkan kathēkan kathē̂kan kathiemenen kathiemenēn kathieménen kathieménēn kathiemenon kathiémenon
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