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Lexicon :: Strong's G2875 - koptō

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κόπτω
Transliteration
koptō
Pronunciation
ko'p-tō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A root word
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:830,453

Trench's Synonyms: lxv. λυπέομαι, πενθέω, θρηνέω, κόπτω.

Strong’s Definitions

κόπτω kóptō, kop'-to; a primary verb; to "chop"; specially, to beat the breast in grief:—cut down, lament, mourn, (be-)wail. Compare the base of G5114.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G2875 in the following manner: bewail (2x), lament (2x), cut down (2x), wail (1x), mourn (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G2875 in the following manner: bewail (2x), lament (2x), cut down (2x), wail (1x), mourn (1x).
  1. to cut, strike, smite

  2. to cut from, cut off

  3. to beat one's breast for grief

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κόπτω kóptō, kop'-to; a primary verb; to "chop"; specially, to beat the breast in grief:—cut down, lament, mourn, (be-)wail. Compare the base of G5114.
STRONGS NT 2875: κόπτω
κόπτω: imperfect 3 person plural ἔκοπτον; 1 aorist participle κοψας (Mark 11:8 T Tr text WH); middle, imperfect ἐκοπτομην; future κόψομαι; 1 aorist ἐκοψαμην; (from Homer down); to cut, strike, smite (the Sept. for הִכָּה, כָּרַת, etc.): τί ἀπό or ἐκ τίνος, to cut from, cut off, Matthew 21:8; Mark 11:8. Middle to beat one's breast for grief, Latinplango (R. V. mourn): (Aeschylus Pers. 683; Plato, others; the Sept. often so for סָפַד); τινα, to mourn or bewail one (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 32, 1 γ.): Luke 8:52; Luke 23:27, (Genesis 23:2; 1 Samuel 25:1, etc.; Aristophanes, Lysias, 396; Anthol. 11, 135, 1); ἐπί τινα, Revelation 1:7; (Revelation 18:9 T Tr WH) (2 Samuel 11:26); ἐπί τινα, Revelation 18:9 (R G L), cf. Zechariah 12:10. (Compare: ἀνακόπτω, ἀποκόπτω, ἐκκόπτω, ἐνκόπτω, κατακόπτω, προκόπτω, προσκόπτω. Synonym: cf. θρηνέω.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
23:2
1 Samuel
25:1
2 Samuel
11:26
Zechariah
12:10
Matthew
21:8
Mark
11:8; 11:8
Luke
8:52; 23:27
Revelation
1:7; 18:9; 18:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2875 matches the Greek κόπτω (koptō),
which occurs 10 times in 8 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:17 - And saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have not danced; we have mourned unto you, and ye have G2875  not lamented. G2875
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:8 - And a very great multitude spread their garments in the way; others cut down G2875 branches from the trees, and strawed them in the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:30 - And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall G2875  all the tribes of the earth mourn, G2875 and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:8 - And many spread their garments in the way: and others cut down G2875 branches off the trees, and strawed them in the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:52 - And all wept, and bewailed G2875 her: but he said, Weep not; she is not dead, but sleepeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:27 - And there followed him a great company of people, and of women, which also bewailed G2875 and lamented him.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:7 - Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail G2875 because of him. Even so, Amen.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:9 - And the kings of the earth, who have committed fornication and lived deliciously with her, shall bewail her, and lament G2875 for her, when they shall see the smoke of her burning,
 
 
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