2516. kathezomai
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kathezomai: to sit down
Original Word: καθέζομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kathezomai
Phonetic Spelling: (kath-ed'-zom-ahee)
Short Definition: I am sitting, sit, am seated
Definition: I am sitting, sit down, am seated.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kata and hezomai (to seat oneself, sit)
to sit down
NASB Translation
sit (1), sitting (5), stayed (1).

STRONGS NT 2516: καθέζομαι

καθέζομαι; imperfect ἐκαθεζόμην; (from Homer down); to sit down, seat oneself, sit: John 20:12; followed by ἐν with the dative of place, Matthew 26:55; Luke 2:46; John 11:20; Acts 6:15; followed by ἐπί with the genitive, Acts 20:9 L T Tr WH; by ἐπί with the dative, John 4:6; ἐκεῖ, John 6:3 Tdf.; (οὗ where, Acts 2:2 Lachmann Cf. Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 336f; Buttmann, 56 (49); 60 (52). Compare: παρακαθέζομαι.)

STRONGS NT 2516a: καθεῖςκαθεῖς, more correctly καθ' εἷς, see εἷς, 4 c., p. 187{a}.


From kata and the base of hedraios; to sit down -- sit.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK hedraios

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