Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 4217: ποταπόςποταπός
((in Dionysius Halicarnassus
, others) for the older ποδαπός
(cf. Lob. Phryn., p. 56f; Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 129; Winer
s Grammar, 24; Curtius
, p. 537, 5th edition); according to the Greek grammarians equivalent to ἐκ ποίου δαπεδου
, from what region
; according to the conjecture of others equivalent to ποῦ ἀπό
, Lexil. 1:126, compares the German wovon
)), the delta δ'
being inserted for the sake of euphony, as in the Latinprodire, prodesse
; cf. Fritzsche on Mark, p. 554f (still others regard (δαπος
merely as an ending; cf. Apollonius Dyscolus
's edition, the index under the word)), ποταπή
1. from what country, race, or tribe? so from Aeschylus down.
2. from Demosth. down also equivalent to ποῖος, of what sort or quality? (what manner of?): absolutely of persons, Matthew 8:27; 2 Peter 3:11; with a person noun, Luke 7:39; with names of things, Mark 13:1; Luke 1:29; 1 John 3:1.<1>