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ἀπόλλυμι

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀπόλλυμι
Greek transliteration: 
apollymi
Simplified transliteration: 
apollymi
Principal Parts: 
ἀπολέσω ορ ἀπολῶ, ἀπώλεσα, ἀπολώλεκα ορ ἀπόλωλα, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
622
GK Number: 
660
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
90
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-3c(2)
Gloss: 
to destroy (an inanimate object), to kill (by taking a life), cause to lose (especially a life); to die or perish. Violence and strife is often the associative meaning related to this word
Definition: 
to destroy utterly; to kill, Mt. 2:13; to bring to nought, make void, 1 Cor. 1:19; to lose, be deprived of, Mt. 10:42; to be destroyed, perish, Mt. 9:17; to be put to death, to die, Mt. 26:52; to be lost, to stray, Mt. 10:6

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Matthew 2:13 After they had gone, 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 (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) him.”
Matthew 5:29 If your right eye causes you to sin, gouge it out and throw it away for it is better for you to lose (apolētai | ἀπόληται | aor mid subj 3 sg) a part of your body than to have your whole body thrown into hell.
Matthew 5:30 And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away for it is better for you to lose (apolētai | ἀπόληται | aor mid subj 3 sg) a part of your body than to have your whole body thrown into hell.
Matthew 8:25 The disciples went to him and woke him, crying out, “Lord, save us! We are perishing!” (apollymetha | ἀπολλύμεθα | pres mid ind 1 pl)
Matthew 9:17 Neither is new wine poured into old wineskins. If that happens, the wineskins split, the wine pours out, and the wineskins are ruined (apollyntai | ἀπόλλυνται | pres pas ind 3 pl). Instead, new wine is put into fresh wineskins, and so both are preserved.”
Matthew 10:6 but go rather to the lost (apolōlota | ἀπολωλότα | perf act ptcp acc pl neut) sheep of the house of Israel.
Matthew 10:28 Do not be afraid of those who can kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, fear the one who can destroy (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) both soul and body in hell.
Matthew 10:39 Whoever finds his life will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) it, but whoever loses (apolesas | ἀπολέσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) his life for my sake will find it.
Matthew 10:42 And whoever, because he is a disciple, gives one of these little ones even a cup of cold water to drink, I tell you the truth, he (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) will (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) by no means lose (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) his reward.”
Matthew 12:14 Then the Pharisees went and plotted against him in order that they (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) might (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) put (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) him to death (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl).
Matthew 15:24 But he answered, saying, “I was not sent except to the lost (apolōlota | ἀπολωλότα | perf act ptcp acc pl neut) sheep of the house of Israel.”
Matthew 16:25 For whoever resolves to save his life will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) it; but whoever loses (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) his life for my sake will find it.
Matthew 18:14 In the same way, it is not the will of your Father in heaven that even one of these little ones should perish (apolētai | ἀπόληται | aor mid subj 3 sg).
Matthew 21:41 They said to him, “He (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) will (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) bring (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) those wretches to (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) a wretched end (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) and lease the vineyard to other tenants who will give him his share at their harvest.”
Matthew 22:7 The king was furious! He (apōlesen | ἀπώλεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) sent his troops and destroyed (apōlesen | ἀπώλεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) those murderers and burned their city to the ground.
Matthew 26:52 Then Jesus said to him, “Put your sword back into its place! For all who draw the sword will (apolountai | ἀπολοῦνται | fut mid ind 3 pl) die (apolountai | ἀπολοῦνται | fut mid ind 3 pl) by the sword.
Matthew 27:20 But the ruling priests and the elders persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) have (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) Jesus executed (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl).
Mark 1:24 saying, “What with us, do you have to do with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) us? I know who you are — the Holy One of God!”
Mark 2:22 And no one puts new wine new into old wineskins. old If he does, the wine will burst the skins and both the wine and the skins. will (apollytai | ἀπόλλυται | pres mid ind 3 sg) be (apollytai | ἀπόλλυται | pres mid ind 3 sg) wasted (apollytai | ἀπόλλυται | pres mid ind 3 sg). But new wine new is poured into fresh wineskins.” fresh
Mark 3:6 So the Pharisees went out immediately and began plotting with Herodians plotting began against him, as to how him. they might do (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) away with him.
Mark 4:38 But Jesus was in the stern, sleeping on a cushion. sleeping They woke him and said to him, “Teacher, do you not care you that we are perishing?” (apollymetha | ἀπολλύμεθα | pres mid ind 1 pl)
Mark 8:35 For whoever wishes to save his life will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) it, but whoever will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) his life for my sake and that of the gospel will save it.
Mark 9:22 indeed frequently it has even cast him into fire and into water to destroy (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) him. But if you can do anything, have compassion on us and help us.”
Mark 9:41 For I tell you the truth, whoever gives you a cup of water to drink because you bear the name of Christ will (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) most certainly not lose (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) his reward.
Mark 11:18 And the ruling priests and the scribes heard of this and began seeking how they could destroy (apolesōsin | ἀπολέσωσιν | aor act subj 3 pl) him, for they feared him, because all the people were impressed by his teaching.
Mark 12:9 What therefore will the owner of the vineyard do? He will come and destroy (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) the tenants and give the vineyard to others.
Luke 4:34 “Ha! What do you have to do with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) us? I know who you are — the Holy One of God!”
Luke 5:37 And no one puts new wine into old wineskins. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins and it will be spilled, and the skins will be destroyed (apolountai | ἀπολοῦνται | fut mid ind 3 pl).
Luke 6:9 Then Jesus said to them, “I ask you whether it is lawful on the Sabbath to do good or to do harm, to save life or to destroy (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) it?”
Luke 8:24 They went to Jesus and woke him up, saying, “Master, Master, we are about to perish!” (apollymetha | ἀπολλύμεθα | pres mid ind 1 pl) Having been awakened he rebuked the wind and the raging of the water, and they stopped, and there was a calm.
Luke 9:24 For whoever wants to save his life will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) it, but whoever loses (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) his life for my sake, this person will save it.
Luke 9:25 For what good will it do a person who has gained the whole world but has (apolesas | ἀπολέσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) lost (apolesas | ἀπολέσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) or forfeited his very self?
Luke 11:51 from the blood of Abel to the blood of Zechariah, who perished (apolomenou | ἀπολομένου | aor mid ptcp gen sg masc) between the altar and the sanctuary. Yes, I tell you, it will be charged against this generation.
Luke 13:3 No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) will (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) all perish (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) as they did.
Luke 13:5 No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) will (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) all perish (apoleisthe | ἀπολεῖσθε | fut mid ind 2 pl) just as they did.”
Luke 13:33 Nevertheless I must continue on my way today and tomorrow and the next day; because it is not possible for a prophet to die (apolesthai | ἀπολέσθαι | aor mid inf ) outside of Jerusalem.”
Luke 15:4 “Which man among you, who has a hundred sheep, should he lose (apolesas | ἀπολέσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) one of them, would not leave the ninety-nine in the open pasture and go after the one that is lost (apolōlos | ἀπολωλός | perf act ptcp acc sg neut) until he finds it?
Luke 15:6 And when he returns to his house, would he not call together his friends and his neighbors, and say to them, ‘Rejoice with me, for I have found my sheep that was lost’ (apolōlos | ἀπολωλός | perf act ptcp acc sg neut)?
Luke 15:8 “Or what woman, who has ten silver coins, should she lose (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) one coin, would not light a lamp, sweep the house, and search diligently until she finds it?
Luke 15:9 And when she finds it, would she not call together her friends and neighbors, saying, ‘Rejoice with me, for I have found the coin that I had lost’ (apōlesa | ἀπώλεσα | aor act ind 1 sg)?
Luke 15:17 “Coming to himself, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired servants have more than enough bread, but here I am (apollymai | ἀπόλλυμαι | pres mid ind 1 sg), dying (apollymai | ἀπόλλυμαι | pres mid ind 1 sg) from hunger!
Luke 15:24 for this, my son, was dead, and has come back to life again; he was lost (apolōlōs | ἀπολωλώς | perf act ptcp nom sg masc), and has been found.’ So they began to celebrate.
Luke 15:32 We had to celebrate and rejoice, because this brother of yours, was dead and has come alive; he was lost (apolōlōs | ἀπολωλώς | perf act ptcp nom sg masc) and has been found.’”
Luke 17:27 They were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were being given in marriage, until the day in which Noah went into the ark and the flood came and destroyed (apōlesen | ἀπώλεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) them all.
Luke 17:29 but on the day in which Lot went out of Sodom, fire and sulfur rained down from heaven and destroyed (apōlesen | ἀπώλεσεν | aor act ind 3 sg) them all.
Luke 17:33 Whoever tries to retain his life for himself will lose (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) it, and whoever loses (apolesē | ἀπολέσῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) his life will preserve it.
Luke 19:10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” (apolōlos | ἀπολωλός | perf act ptcp acc sg neut)
Luke 19:47 He began to teach daily in the temple. The chief priests and the scribes and the leading men among the people were trying to (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) destroy (apolesai | ἀπολέσαι | aor act inf ) him,
Luke 20:16 He will come and destroy (apolesei | ἀπολέσει | fut act ind 3 sg) those tenants and give the vineyard to others.” When they heard this, they said, “Surely not!”
Luke 21:18 Yet not a hair of your head will perish (apolētai | ἀπόληται | aor mid subj 3 sg).

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