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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
1 Strong's Number: g5087 Greek: tithemi


"to place, lay, set, put," is translated "to put" in Mat 5:15; 12:18; in Mat 22:44, RV, "put (underneath Thy feet);" Mar 4:21 (1st part), in the 2nd part, RV, "put" (in some texts, No. 4, AV, "set"); Mar 10:16, AV (RV, "laying"); Luk 8:16 (1st part); 2nd part, RV (AV, "setteth"); Luk 11:33; Jhn 19:19; Act 1:7, AV (RV, "set"); Act 4:3; 5:18, 25; 12:4; Rom 14:13; 1Cr 15:25; 2Cr 3:13; 1Ti 1:12, AV (RV, "appointing"); Rev 11:9, AV (RV, "laid").
See APPOINT, No. 3.

2 Strong's Number: g4060 Greek: pertithemi


"to put around or on" (peri, "around," and No. 1), is so used in Mat 27:28; Mar 15:17, RV, "put on" (AV, "... about"); 15:36; Jhn 19:29.
See BESTOW, No. 5.

3 Strong's Number: g3908 Greek: paratithemi


"to set before" (para, "beside" or "before"), is rendered "to put forth" (of a parable) in Mat 13:24, 31, AV (RV, "set before").
See SET.

4 Strong's Number: g2007 Greek: epitithemi


"to put on upon," is so rendered in Mat 19:13, AV (RV, "lay"); so Mar 7:32; 8:25 (some mss. have No. 1, here); Mat 21:7; 27:29; Jhn 9:15; 19:2 (1st part); Act 9:12 (RV, "laying... on "); 15:10.
See ADD, No. 1.

5 Strong's Number: g659 Greek: apotithemi


always in the Middle Voice in the NT, "to put off (apo) from oneself," is rendered "to put away" in the RV in the following: Eph 4:25; Jam 1:21 (AV, "laying apart"); 1Pe 2:1 (AV, "laying aside").
See CAST, No. 16.

6 Strong's Number: g906 Greek: ballo


"to throw, cast, put," is translated "to put," in Mat 9:17 (twice); 25:27; 27:6; Mar 2:22; 7:33; Luk 5:37; Jhn 5:7; 12:6; 13:2 (of "putting" up a sword); 20:25 (RV twice, AV, "put" and "thrust"), 27, RV; Jam 3:3; Rev 2:24 (RV, "cast").
See CAST, No. 1.

Note: Bleteos, Strong's number 992 (a gerundive form from ballo), meaning "(that which) one must put," is found in Luk 5:38, and, in some mss., Mar 2:22.

7 Strong's Number: g1544 Greek: ekballo


"to cast out," is translated "to put forth or out" in Mat 9:25; Mar 5:40 (Luk 8:54 in some mss); Jhn 10:4; Act 9:40.
See CAST, No. 5.

8 Strong's Number: g1911 Greek: epiballo


"to put to or unto," is so translated in Mat 9:16; Luk 5:36; 9:62; in Act 12:1, RV, "put forth (his hands)," AV, "stretched forth."
See CAST, No. 7.

9 Strong's Number: g4016 Greek: periballo


"to put or throw around," is translated "put on" in Jhn 19:2, AV (RV, "arrayed... in").
See CAST, No. 10, CLOTHE, No. 6.

10 Strong's Number: g4261 Greek: proballo


"to put forward," is so used in Act 19:33.

11 Strong's Number: g1325 Greek: didomi


"to give," is rendered "to put" in Luk 15:22, of the ring on the returned Prodigal's finger; 2Cr 8:16 and Rev 17:17, of "putting" into the heart by God; Hbr 8:10, of laws into the mind (AV, marg., "give"); Hbr 10:16, of laws on (RV; AV, "into") the heart.

12 Strong's Number: g3860 Greek: paradidomi


"to give or hand over," is rendered "put in prison" in Mar 1:14, AV (RV, "delivered up").

13 Strong's Number: g4160 Greek: poieo


"to do, make," is translated "to put" (with exo, "forth") in Act 5:34, lit., "do (them) outside."

14 Strong's Number: g5563 Greek: chorizo


"to separate, divide" (cp. choris, "apart, separate from"), is translated "to put asunder" in Mat 19:6; Mar 10:9, of "putting" away a wife.

15 Strong's Number: g1631 Greek: ekphuo


"to cause to grow out, put forth" (ek, "out," phuo, "to bring forth, produce, beget"), is used of the leaves of a tree, Mat 24:32; Mar 13:28, "putteth forth."

16 Strong's Number: g630 Greek: apoluo


"to set free, let go," is rendered "to put away" in reference to one who is betrothed, Mat 1:19; a wife, Mat 5:31, 32 (twice; in 2nd part, RV; AV, "is divorced"); 19:3, 7-9 (twice); Mar 10:2, 4, 11, 12; Luk 16:18 (twice).

Note: In 1Cr 7:11, 12, AV, aphiemi, "to send away," is translated "to put away" (RV, "leave"), of the act of the husband toward the wife; in 1Cr 7:13, "leave," of the act of the wife toward the husband.

17 Strong's Number: g142 Greek: airo


"to take up, remove," is rendered "put away," of bitterness, wrath, anger, clamor, railing and malice, Eph 4:31; in 1Cr 5:2 of the Divine effects of church discipline.
See BEAR, No. 9.

18 Strong's Number: g1808 Greek: exairo


"to put away from the midst of" (ek, "from," and No. 17), is used of church discipline, 1Cr 5:13.

19 Strong's Number: g2673 Greek: katargeo


is rendered "I put away" in 1Cr 13:11; in 1Cr 15:24, AV, "shall have put down" (RV, "abolished").

20 Strong's Number: g2507 Greek: kathaireo


"to take down, put down," rendered "He hath put down" in Luk 1:52.
See CAST, A, No. 14.

21 Strong's Number: g649 Greek: apostello


"to send forth" (apo, "from or forth," stello, "to send"), is said of using the sickle, Mar 4:29, RV, "he putteth forth," marg., "sendeth forth" (AV, "putteth in").

22 Strong's Number: g554 Greek: apekduo


"to strip off clothes or arms," is used in the Middle Voice in the NT, Col 2:15, RV, "having put off from Himself," (AV, "having spoiled"); in Col 3:9, "ye have put off," of "the old man" (see MAN).

23 Strong's Number: g3179 Greek: methistemi | methistano


"to change, remove" (meta, implying "change," histemi, "to cause to stand"), is used of "putting" a man out of his stewardship, Luk 16:4 (Passive Voice).

24 Strong's Number: g321 Greek: anago


"to lead or bring up," is used nautically of "putting" out to sea, Act 27:2, 4, RV.

25 Strong's Number: g1877 Greek: epanago


"to bring up or back," is used in the same sense as No. 24, in Luk 5:3, 4.

26 Strong's Number: g1746 Greek: enduo


used in the Middle Voice, of "putting" on oneself, or on another, is translated "to put on"

(a) literally, Mat 6:25; 27:31; Mar 6:9; 15:20; Luk 12:22; 15:22;

(b) metaphorically, of "putting" on the armor of light, Rom 13:12; the Lord Jesus Christ, 13:14; Christ, Gal 3:27; incorruption and immortality (said of the body of the believer), 1Cr 15:53, 54; the new man, Eph 4:24; Col 3:10; the whole armor of God, Eph 6:11; the breastplate of righteousness, Eph 6:14, RV; the breastplate of faith and love, 1Th 5:8; various Christian qualities, Col 3:12.
See CLOTHE, No. 2.

27 Strong's Number: g1688 Greek: embibazo


"to put in" (en, "in," bibazo, not found in the NT), is used of "putting" persons on board ship, Act 27:6. In the Sept., 2Ki 9:28; Pro 4:11.

28 Strong's Number: g4264 Greek: probibazo


"to put forward," hence, "to induce, incite," is rendered "being put forward" in Mat 14:8, RV (AV, "being before instructed"). In the Sept., Exd 35:34; Deu 6:7.

29 Strong's Number: g654 Greek: apostrepho


"to turn away, remove, return," is used of "putting" up again a sword into its sheath, Mat 26:52.
See BRING, A, No. 22.


(1) Ekteino, "to stretch forth" (always so translated in the RV, save in Act 27:30, "lay out," of anchors), is rendered "to put forth" in the AV of Mat 8:3; Mar 1:41; Luk 5:13.

(2) In Luk 14:7, AV, lego, "to speak" (see RV), is translated "He put forth."

(3) In Act 13:46, AV, apotheo, "to thrust away" (RV), is rendered "put... from;" in 1Ti 1:19, AV, "having put away" (RV, "having thrust from"), Middle Voice in each; so in Act 7:27, AV and RV, "thrust away."
See CAST, No. 13, THRUST.

(4) For "to put away" in Hbr 9:26, see PUTTING, Note (below).

(5) In Act 7:33, AV, luo, "to loose" (RV), is translated "put off."

(6) For the AV of hupotasso, "put under" in 1Cr 15:27, 28; Eph 1:22; Hbr 2:8, see SUBJECT, and for the connected negative adjective anupotaktos, rendered "not put under" in Hbr 2:8, AV, see DISOBEDIENT, B, (Note).

(7) In Jhn 19:29, AV, prosphero, "to bring to," is translated "they put it to (His mouth)," RV, "they brought it... "

(8) For anamimnesko, "to put in remembrance," 1Cr 4:17, RV, see REMEMBRANCE.

(9) For apokteino, "to kill," rendered "put to death" in Mar 14:1, etc., see DEATH, C, No. 4.

(10) For 1Th 2:4, AV, "to be put in trust," see INTRUST.

(11) For the phrase "put... to... account" in Phm 1:18, see ACCOUNT, A, No. 2.

(12) In Act 15:9, AV, diakrino, "to make a distinction" (RV), is translated "put (no) difference."

(13) In Mat 9:16, AV, pleroma, "the fullness or filling," is rendered "(that) which is put in to fill it up," RV, "(that) which should fill it up."

(14) For paradeigmatizo, "to put to an open shame," Hbr 6:6, see SHAME.

(15) For phimoo, "to put to silence," see SILENCE.

(16) For "I will put My trust," Hbr 2:13, see TRUST.


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