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ἀπονίπτω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀπονίπτω
Greek transliteration: 
aponiptō
Simplified transliteration: 
aponipto
Principal Parts: 
-, ἀπένιψα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
633
GK Number: 
672
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-4
Gloss: 
to wash off
Definition: 
to cleanse, a part of the body by washing; mid., of one's self, Mt. 27:24*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 27:24 So when Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere but rather that a riot was starting, he (apenipsato | ἀπενίψατο | aor mid ind 3 sg) took water and washed (apenipsato | ἀπενίψατο | aor mid ind 3 sg) his hands before the crowd, saying, “I am innocent of this man’s blood; it is your responsibility.”