1474. edaphizó
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edaphizó: to raze
Original Word: ἐδαφίζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: edaphizó
Phonetic Spelling: (ed-af-id'-zo)
Short Definition: I dash to the ground
Definition: I dash to the ground, level with the ground.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from edaphos
to raze
NASB Translation
level...to the ground (1).

STRONGS NT 1474: ἐδαφιζο

ἐδαφιζο: Attic future ἐδαφιω (Buttmann, 37 (32); Winers Grammar, § 13, 1 c.); (see ἔδαφος); to throw to the ground — both of cities, buildings, to raze, level with the earth, and of men; in both applications in Luke 19:44 (by zeugma (?) cf. Winer's Grammar, § 66, 2 e.). (Psalm 136:9 (); Isaiah 3:26; Ezekiel 31:12; Hosea 14:1 (Hosea 13:16); Amos 9:14 (Ald.); rare in secular writings, as (Aristotle, probl. 23, 29); Polybius 6, 33, 6.)

lay even with the ground, raze

From edaphos; to raze -- lay even with the ground.

see GREEK edaphos

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