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ἀποτάσσω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀποτάσσω
Greek transliteration: 
apotassō
Simplified transliteration: 
apotasso
Principal Parts: 
-, ἀπέταξα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
657
GK Number: 
698
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
6
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-2b
Gloss: 
to say good-by, leave; give up, renounce, forsake
Definition: 
middle: to take leave of, bid farewell to, Lk. 9:61; Acts 18:18, 21; 2 Cor. 2:13; to dismiss, send away, Mk. 6:46; fig: to renounce, forsake, Lk. 14:33

Greek-English Concordance for

Mark 6:46 After he had taken (apotaxamenos | ἀποταξάμενος | aor mid ptcp nom sg masc) leave of them, he went to the mountain to pray.
Luke 9:61 Yet another said, “I will follow you, Lord, but first allow me to say (apotaxasthai | ἀποτάξασθαι | aor mid inf ) good-bye to those at my home.”
Luke 14:33 In the same way, therefore, everyone of you who does (apotassetai | ἀποτάσσεται | pres mid ind 3 sg) not renounce (apotassetai | ἀποτάσσεται | pres mid ind 3 sg) all his possessions cannot be my disciple.
Acts 18:18 Paul, after remaining there for a number of days, said (apotaxamenos | ἀποταξάμενος | aor mid ptcp nom sg masc) farewell (apotaxamenos | ἀποταξάμενος | aor mid ptcp nom sg masc) to the brothers and sailed away to Syria, and with him were Priscilla and Aquila. At Cenchreae he had his head shaved, for he had taken a vow.
Acts 18:21 but bade (apotaxamenos | ἀποταξάμενος | aor mid ptcp nom sg masc) farewell, saying, “I will come back to you again, God willing.” Then he set sail from Ephesus,
2 Corinthians 2:13 I had no relief for my spirit, because I could not find my brother Titus there. So I said good-bye (apotaxamenos | ἀποταξάμενος | aor mid ptcp nom sg masc) to them and went on to Macedonia.