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ἐκδύω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐκδύω
Greek transliteration: 
ekdyō
Simplified transliteration: 
ekdyo
Principal Parts: 
-, ἐξέδυσα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1562
GK Number: 
1694
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
6
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-3a(1)
Gloss: 
to strip off clothing, unclothe
Definition: 
pr. to go out from; to take off, strip, unclothe, Mt. 27:28, 31; mid. to lay aside, to put off, Mk. 15:20; Lk. 10:30; 2 Cor. 5:3f.*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 27:28 They stripped (ekdysantes | ἐκδύσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) him and put a scarlet cloak on him;
Matthew 27:31 And when they finished mocking him, they stripped (exedysan | ἐξέδυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) him of (exedysan | ἐξέδυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) the cloak and put his own clothes back on and led him away to crucify him.
Mark 15:20 And when they had finished mocking him, they stripped (exedysan | ἐξέδυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) him of (exedysan | ἐξέδυσαν | aor act ind 3 pl) the purple robe and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him out to crucify him.
Luke 10:30 Jesus continued, saying, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and he fell among robbers. After stripping (ekdysantes | ἐκδύσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) him of (ekdysantes | ἐκδύσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) his clothes (ekdysantes | ἐκδύσαντες | aor act ptcp nom pl masc) and beating him, they went off, leaving him half dead.
2 Corinthians 5:3 so that after we have taken off our earthly house we will not be found naked.
2 Corinthians 5:4 For while we remain in this tent, we groan and are burdened, not because we want to be unclothed (ekdysasthai | ἐκδύσασθαι | aor mid inf ), but clothed, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life.