582. apographé
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apographé: a register, enrollment
Original Word: ἀπογραφή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: apographé
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-og-raf-ay')
Short Definition: an enrollment, census-taking, record
Definition: an enrollment, census-taking, record.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from apographó
a register, enrollment
NASB Translation
census (2).

STRONGS NT 582: ἀπογραφή

ἀπογραφή, ἀπογραφῆς, (ἀπογράφω);

a. a writing off, transcript (from some pattern).

b. "an enrolment (or registration) in the public records of persons together with their property and income," as the basis of an ἀποτίμησις (census or valuation), i. e. that it might appear how much tax should be levied upon each one: Luke 2:2; Acts 5:37; on the occurrence spoken of in both passages, compare Schürer, Ntl. Zeitgesch. § 17, pp. 251, 262-286, and books there mentioned; (McClellan 1:392-399; B. D. under the word Taxing).


From apographo; an enrollment; by implication, an assessment -- taxing.

see GREEK apographo

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