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Lexicon :: Strong's G2506 - kathairesis

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καθαίρεσις
Transliteration
kathairesis (Key)
Pronunciation
kath-ah'-ee-res-is
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
3x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
3x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
1x in 1 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:412,381

Strong’s Definitions

καθαίρεσις kathaíresis, kath-ah'-ee-res-is; from G2507; demolition; figuratively, extinction:—destruction, pulling down.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G2506 in the following manner: destruction (2x), pulling down (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G2506 in the following manner: destruction (2x), pulling down (1x).
  1. a pulling down, destruction, demolition

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
καθαίρεσις kathaíresis, kath-ah'-ee-res-is; from G2507; demolition; figuratively, extinction:—destruction, pulling down.
STRONGS NT 2506: καθαίρεσις
καθαίρεσις, καθαιρεσεως, (καθαιρέω, which see), a pulling down, destruction, demolition: ὀχυρωμάτων (A. V. of strongholds), 2 Corinthians 10:4 (τῶν τειχῶν, Xenophon, Hell. 2, 2, 15; 5, 1, 35; Polybius 23, 7, 6; Diodorus excerpt. leg. 13; destructio murorum, Suetonius, Galba 12); εἰς οἰκοδομήν καί οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν ὑμῶν, for building up (increasing) not for casting down (the extinction of) the godly, upright, blessed life you lead in fellowship with Christ (see οἰκοδομή, 1): 2 Corinthians 10:8; 2 Corinthians 13:10. (From Thucydides down.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Corinthians
10:4; 10:8; 13:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2506 matches the Greek καθαίρεσις (kathairesis),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:4 - for the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh, but [fn]divinely powerful for the destruction G2506 of fortresses.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:8 - For if I boast somewhat [fn]more about our authority, which the Lord gave for building you up and not for destroying G2506 you, I will not be put to shame,
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 13:10 - For this reason I am writing these things while absent, so that when present I need not use severity, in accordance with the authority which the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing G2506 down G2506.

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