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ἐντυλίσσω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐντυλίσσω
Greek transliteration: 
entylissō
Simplified transliteration: 
entylisso
Principal Parts: 
-, ἐνετύλιξα -, ἐντετύλιγμα, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1794
GK Number: 
1962
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-2b
Gloss: 
to wrap up (a body); (pass.) to be folded
Definition: 
to wrap up in, inwrap, envelope, Mt. 27:59; Lk. 23:53; to wrap up, roll or fold together, Jn. 20:7*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 27:59 And Joseph took the body, wrapped (enetylixen | ἐνετύλιξεν | aor act ind 3 sg) it in a clean linen shroud,
Luke 23:53 then taking it down, he wrapped (enetylixen | ἐνετύλιξεν | aor act ind 3 sg) it in (enetylixen | ἐνετύλιξεν | aor act ind 3 sg) a linen cloth, and laid him in a tomb cut in stone, where no one had yet been laid.
John 20:7 and the face cloth that had been on Jesus’ head; it was not lying with the linen wrappings but rolled (entetyligmenon | ἐντετυλιγμένον | perf pass ptcp acc sg neut) up (entetyligmenon | ἐντετυλιγμένον | perf pass ptcp acc sg neut) in a place by itself.