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Lexicon :: Strong's G2998 - latomeō

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latomeō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as the first part of λαξευτός (G2991) and the base of τομός (G5114)
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Strong’s Definitions

λατομέω latoméō, lat-om-eh'-o; from the same as the first part of G2991 and the base of G5114; to quarry:—hew.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G2998 in the following manner: hew (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G2998 in the following manner: hew (2x).
  1. to cut stones, to hew out stones

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
λατομέω latoméō, lat-om-eh'-o; from the same as the first part of G2991 and the base of G5114; to quarry:—hew.
STRONGS NT 2998: λατομέω
λατομέω, λατόμω: 1 aorist ἐλατόμησα; perfect passive participle λελατομημενος; (from λατόμος a stone-cutter, and this from λᾶς a stone, and τέμνω); to cut stones, to hew out stones: Matthew 27:60; Mark 15:46. (The Sept. several times for חָצַב; once for כָּרָה, Exodus 21:33ff; Diodorus (Dionysius Halicarnassus, Strabo, others (cf. Sophocles Lexicon, under the word)), Justin Martyr.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2998 matches the Greek λατομέω (latomeō),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:33 - ἐὰν δέ τις ἀνοίξῃ λάκκον ἢ λατομήσῃ G2998 λάκκον καὶ μὴ καλύψῃ αὐτόν καὶ ἐμπέσῃ ἐκεῗ μόσχος ὄνος
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:11 - οἰκίας πλήρεις πάντων ἀγαθῶν ἃς οὐκ ἐνέπλησας λάκκους λελατομημένους G2998 οὓς οὐκ ἐξελατόμησας ἀμπελῶνας καὶ ἐλαιῶνας οὓς οὐ κατεφύτευσας καὶ φαγὼν καὶ ἐμπλησθεὶς
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 5:15 - (LXX 5:29)καὶ ἦν τῷ Σαλωμων ἑβδομήκοντα χιλιάδες αἴροντες ἄρσιν καὶ ὀγδοήκοντα χιλιάδες λατόμων G2998 ἐν τῷ ὄρει
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:2 - καὶ εἶπεν Δαυιδ συναγαγεῗν πάντας τοὺς προσηλύτους ἐν γῇ Ισραηλ καὶ κατέστησεν λατόμους λατομῆσαι G2998 λίθους ξυστοὺς τοῦ οἰκοδομῆσαι οἶκον τῷ θεῷ
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:10 - καὶ ᾠκοδόμησεν πύργους ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ καὶ ἐλατόμησεν G2998 λάκκους πολλούς ὅτι κτήνη πολλὰ ὑπῆρχεν αὐτῷ ἐν Σεφηλα καὶ ἐν τῇ πεδινῇ καὶ ἀμπελουργοὶ ἐν τῇ ὀρεινῇ καὶ ἐν τῷ Καρμήλῳ ὅτι φιλογέωργος ἦν
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:25 - καὶ κατελάβοσαν πόλεις ὑψηλὰς καὶ ἐκληρονόμησαν οἰκίας πλήρεις πάντων ἀγαθῶν λάκκους λελατομημένους G2998 ἀμπελῶνας καὶ ἐλαιῶνας καὶ πᾶν ξύλον βρώσιμον εἰς πλῆθος καὶ ἐφάγοσαν καὶ ἐνεπλήσθησαν καὶ ἐλιπάνθησαν καὶ ἐτρύφησαν ἐν ἀγαθωσύνῃ σου τῇ μεγάλῃ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:2 - σίδηρος μὲν γὰρ ἐκ γῆς γίνεται χαλκὸς δὲ ἴσα λίθῳ λατομεῗται G2998
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:16 - τί σὺ ὧδε καὶ τί σοί ἐστιν ὧδε ὅτι ἐλατόμησας G2998 σεαυτῷ ὧδε μνημεῗον καὶ ἐποίησας σεαυτῷ ἐν ὑψηλῷ μνημεῗον καὶ ἔγραψας σεαυτῷ ἐν πέτρᾳ σκηνήν
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:1 - ἀκούσατέ μου οἱ διώκοντες τὸ δίκαιον καὶ ζητοῦντες τὸν κύριον ἐμβλέψατε εἰς τὴν στερεὰν πέτραν ἣν ἐλατομήσατε G2998 καὶ εἰς τὸν βόθυνον τοῦ λάκκου ὃν ὠρύξατε

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