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ἐκκλάω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐκκλάω
Greek transliteration: 
ekklaō
Simplified transliteration: 
ekklao
Principal Parts: 
-, -, -, -, ἐξεκλάσθην
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1575
GK Number: 
1709
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-1d(1b)
Gloss: 
(pass.) to be broken off
Definition: 
to break off, pas., be broken, Rom. 11:17, 19, 20*

Greek-English Concordance for

Romans 11:17 But if some of the branches were broken (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) off, and you, although a wild olive shoot, were grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing root of the olive tree,
Romans 11:19 Then you will say, “The branches were broken (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) off so I could be grafted in.”
Romans 11:20 That is true. They (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) were (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) broken (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) off (exeklasthēsan | ἐξεκλάσθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) because of unbelief, and you stand by faith. Do not be proud, but stand in awe.