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ἀναπίπτω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀναπίπτω
Greek transliteration: 
anapiptō
Simplified transliteration: 
anapipto
Principal Parts: 
-, ἀνέπεσον ορ ἀνέπεσα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
377
GK Number: 
404
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
12
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1b(3)
Gloss: 
recline, sit down, lie down (usually referring to the normal posture at meals)
Definition: 
to fall, or recline backwards; to recline at table, etc., Lk. 11:37; to throw one's self back, Jn. 21:20

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 15:35 And instructing the crowd to sit (anapesein | ἀναπεσεῖν | aor act inf ) down on the ground,
Mark 6:40 So they sat (anepesan | ἀνέπεσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) down in orderly groups of hundreds and fifties.
Mark 8:6 So he directed the crowd to sit (anapesein | ἀναπεσεῖν | aor act inf ) down on the ground. Taking the seven loaves and giving thanks, he broke them and gave them to his disciples to distribute. So they distributed the bread to the crowd.
Luke 11:37 When Jesus finished speaking, a Pharisee asked him to have a meal with him, so he (anepesen | ἀνέπεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) went in and reclined (anepesen | ἀνέπεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) at table.
Luke 14:10 Rather, when you are invited, go and recline (anapese | ἀνάπεσε | aor act imperative 2 sg) in the least important place so that when the one who invited you comes he may say to you, ‘Friend, move up higher!’ Then you will have glory in the presence of all who are reclining at table with you.
Luke 17:7 Which one of you, having a servant plowing or tending sheep, who, when he comes in from the field, will say to him, ‘Come here at once and recline (anapese | ἀνάπεσε | aor act imperative 2 sg) at dinner’?
Luke 22:14 And when the hour came, Jesus reclined (anepesen | ἀνέπεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) at table and the apostles were with him.
John 6:10 Jesus said, “Have the people sit (anapesein | ἀναπεσεῖν | aor act inf ) down.” (There was plenty of grass in that place.) So the men sat (anepesan | ἀνέπεσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) down, about five thousand in number.
John 13:12 So when Jesus had washed their feet and put on his outer garments, he sat down (anepesen | ἀνέπεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) at the table again and said to them, “Do you understand what I have just done for you?
John 13:25 So that disciple, leaning (anapesōn | ἀναπεσών | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) back against Jesus, said to him, “Lord, who is it?”
John 21:20 Peter turned and saw following them the disciple whom Jesus loved, the one who at the supper had leaned (anepesen | ἀνέπεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) back against Jesus and said, “Master, who is it that will betray you?”