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Strong's #2517 - καθεξῆς

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  1. one after another, successively, in order
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Luke 2
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Adv., =

the more usu. ἐφεξῆς, Luke 1:3, Plu. 2.615c, Ael. VH 8.7, IGRom. 4.1432.9 (Smyrna); poet. κατά θ' ἑξείης Opp. C. 3.59.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

καθεξῆς (κατά and ἑξῆς, which see), adverb, one after another, successively, in order: Luke 1:3; Acts 11:4; Acts 18:23; τῶν καθεξῆς those that follow after, Acts 3:24 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 633 (588)); ἐν τῷ καθεξῆς namely, χρόνῳ (R. V. soon afterward), Luke 8:1. (Aelian v. h. 8, 7; Plutarch, symp. 1, 1, 5; in earlier Greek ἑξῆς and ἐφεξῆς are more usual.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

καθ -εξῆς

(= cl. ἑξῆς , ἐφεξῆς ),


1. successively, in order: Luke 1:3, Acts 11:4; Acts 18:23; τῶν κ .. (those that succeeded him), Acts 3:24.

2. afterwards: ἐν τῷ κ . (sc. χρόνῳ ), Luke 8:1.†

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

καθεξῆς is confined in the NT to Luke 1:3, where Blass (Philology of the Gospels, p. 18 f.) understands it as ";referring to the uninterrupted series of a complex narrative.";


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
καθεξης καθεξής καθεξῆς kathexes kathexês kathexēs kathexē̂s
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