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ἀποκυλίω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀποκυλίω
Greek transliteration: 
apokyliō
Simplified transliteration: 
apokylio
Principal Parts: 
ἀποκυλίσω, ἀπεκύλισα -, ἀποκεκύλισμαι, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
617
GK Number: 
653
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1a(1)
Gloss: 
to roll away, roll back
Definition: 
to roll away, Mt. 28:2; Mk. 16:3, 4; Lk. 24:2*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 28:2 And behold, there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled (apekylisen | ἀπεκύλισεν | aor act ind 3 sg) away the stone and sat on it.
Mark 16:3 And they were saying to themselves, “Who will roll (apokylisei | ἀποκυλίσει | fut act ind 3 sg) away the stone for us from the entrance of the tomb?”
Mark 16:4 And looking up, they saw that the stone had been rolled (apokekylistai | ἀποκεκύλισται | perf pass ind 3 sg) away — for it was very large.
Luke 24:2 They found the stone rolled (apokekylismenon | ἀποκεκυλισμένον | perf pass ptcp acc sg masc) away from the tomb,