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ἀναχωρέω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀναχωρέω
Greek transliteration: 
anachōreō
Simplified transliteration: 
anachoreo
Principal Parts: 
-, ἀνεχώρησα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
402
GK Number: 
432
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
14
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
to withdraw, leave
Definition: 
to go backward; to depart, go away, Mt. 2:12; to withdraw, retire, Mt. 9:24; Acts 23:19; 26:31

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 2:12 And being warned in a dream not to return to Herod, they (anechōrēsan | ἀνεχώρησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) left (anechōrēsan | ἀνεχώρησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) for their own country by another way.
Matthew 2:13 After they had gone (anachōrēsantōn | ἀναχωρησάντων | aor act ptcp gen pl masc), an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph, saying, “Rise, take the child and his mother, flee to Egypt, and stay there until I tell you; for Herod is going to search for the child to destroy him.”
Matthew 2:14 So he got up, took the child and his mother by night, and left (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) for Egypt,
Matthew 2:22 But when he heard that Archelaus was reigning over Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there, and being warned in a dream he went (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) into the region of Galilee.
Matthew 4:12 Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) into Galilee.
Matthew 9:24 he said, “Leave (anachōreite | ἀναχωρεῖτε | pres act imperative 2 pl) now, for the girl is not dead but only sleeping.” And they began to ridicule him.
Matthew 12:15 But Jesus, aware of this, withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) from there. And large crowds followed him, and he healed them all.
Matthew 14:13 Now when Jesus heard about John, he left (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) there by boat to a deserted place to be alone; but when the crowds heard about it, they followed him on foot from the towns.
Matthew 15:21 And leaving there, Jesus withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) into the region of Tyre and Sidon.
Matthew 27:5 Then he (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) threw the silver coins into the temple and left (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg); and going away, he hanged himself.
Mark 3:7 But Jesus withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) with his disciples his withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) to the lake, and there followed a large crowd from Galilee followed and from Judea,
John 6:15 Therefore when Jesus realized that they were about to come and take him by force to make him king, he withdrew (anechōrēsen | ἀνεχώρησεν | aor act ind 3 sg) again up the mountainside alone.
Acts 23:19 The commanding officer took him by the hand, drew (anachōrēsas | ἀναχωρήσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) him aside and asked, “What is it that you have to report to me?”
Acts 26:31 and after they had left (anachōrēsantes | ἀναχωρήσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) the room, they spoke to one another, saying, “This man is doing nothing worthy of death or imprisonment.”