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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2737 - κατώτερος

Transliteration
katṓteros
Phonetics
kat-o'-ter-os
Origin
comparative from (G2736)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
3:640,422
Definition
Thayer's
  1. lower
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 8481 ‑ תַּחְתֹן (takh‑tone', takh‑tone');  8482 ‑ תַּחְתִּי (takh‑tee');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
Ephesians
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (1)
Ephesians
1
BSB (1)
Ephesians
1
ESV (1)
Ephesians
1
WEB (1)
Ephesians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κατώτερος, α, ον,

1. Comp. Adj. from κάτω, lower, Hp. Fract. 31, LXX 3 Ki. 9.17, etc.; τὰ κ. μέρη τῆς Ephesians 4:9; more southerly, Vett. Val. 34.21.

2. of Time, later, younger, Call. Cer. 131. Adv. κατωτέρω, v. cross κάτω.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

κατώτερος , -έρα , -ερον

(< κάτω ),

[in LXX for H8481, H8482;]

lower; τὰ . κ . τῆς γῆς (v. AR, Eph., l.c; for rendering this lower earth, v. 1CC, Eph, l.c.), the lower parts of the earth (cf. Psalms 139:15; cf. also MGr., ἡ κάτου γῆ , the underworld, Thumb, MGV, 334): Ephesians 4:9.†


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

κατώτερος is found as an astrological term contrasted with ἀνώτερος in Vett. Val. p. 34.21. Cf. IGXIV. 2476 (Arles) ἐνθάδε κῖτη Ἰωσῆς ἀπὸ κώ (μης) Ἐπικίου (?) ἀνοτέρου κατοτέρου with the editor’s note : ";extrema non intellego; Ἐποίκιον ἀνώτερον κατώτερον vici nomen fuisse putat Mommsenus.";

 

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
κατώτατα κατωτάτη κατωτάτοις κατωτάτου κατωτάτω κατωτερα κατώτερα καυλός katotera katōtera katṓtera
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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