2735. katorthóma
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katorthóma: very worthy deed, public reform
Original Word: κατόρθωμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: katorthóma
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-or'-tho-mah)
Short Definition: anything happily and successfully accomplished
Definition: anything happily and successfully accomplished, a beneficial and worthy deed.

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Word Origin
variant reading for diorthóma, q.v.
STRONGS NT 2735: κατόρθωμα

κατόρθωμα, κατορθωματος, τό (κατορθόω to make upright, erect), a right action, a successful achievement: plural of wholesome public measures or institutions, Acts 24:2 (3) (R G; see διόρθωμα); (3Macc. 3:23; Polybius, Diodorus, Strabo, Josephus, Plutarch, Lucian). Cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 251; (Winer's 25).

very worthy deed, public reform

From a compound of kata and a derivative of orthos (compare diorthosis); something made fully upright, i.e. (figuratively) rectification (specially, good public administration) -- very worthy deed.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK orthos

see GREEK diorthosis

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