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Strong's #1245 - διακαθαρίζω

from (G1223) and (G2511)
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  1. to cleanse thoroughly
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


= foreg., Matthew 3:12 (s.v.l.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διακαθαίρω: 1 aorist διεκαθαρα (un-Attic and later form; cf. Moeris, edition Piers., p. 137; Lob. ad Phryn., p. 25; Veitch, under the word καθαίρω), infinitive διακαθᾶραι; to cleanse (thoroughly, cf. διά, C. 2 i. e.) thoroughly: Luke 3:17 T WH L marginal reading Tr marginal reading; for R G διακαθαρίζω. (From Aristophanes and Plato down.)]

STRONGS NT 1245: διακαθαρίζω διακαθαρίζω: future διακαθαριω (Buttmann, 37 (32); Winers Grammar, § 13, 1 c.; WHs Appendix, p. 163); to cleanse thoroughly, (Vulg. permundo): τήν ἅλωνα, Matthew 3:12; Luke 3:17 (T WH etc. διακαθᾶραι, which see). (Not found in secular authors, who use διακαθαίρω, as τήν ἅλω, Alciphron, epistles 3, 26.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† δια -καθαρίζω

= θαίρω : Matthew 3:12.†

* δια -καθαίρω ,

to cleanse thoroughly: Luke 3:17.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

For this late form, which WH read in Matthew 3:12, Luke 3:17, cf. BCH xxvii. (1903) p. 73.79 (B.C. 250) Ὠφελίωνι τούς κρουνοὺς διακαθάραντι τοὺς ἐν τῆι σκηνῆι.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
διακαθαραι διακαθᾶραι διακαθαριει διακαθαριεί διακαθαριεῖ διακαθιζάνης διέκαμψεν diakatharai diakathârai diakathariei diakatharieî
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