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κατατίθημι

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κατατίθημι
Greek transliteration: 
katatithēmi
Simplified transliteration: 
katatithemi
Principal Parts: 
-, κατέθηκα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2698
GK Number: 
2960
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-6a
Gloss: 
(mid.) to grant a favor, do a favor
Definition: 
mid. to ay up for one's self; χάριν, or χάριτας, to lay up a store of favor for one's self, earn a title to favor at the hands of a person, to curry favor with, Acts 24:27; 25:9*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 24:27 When two years had passed, Felix was replaced by Porcius Festus, and wanting to (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) curry (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) favor with (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) the Jews, Felix left Paul in prison.
Acts 25:9 But Festus, wanting to (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) curry (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) favor with (katathesthai | καταθέσθαι | aor mid inf ) the Jews, responded to Paul, saying, “Do you want to go up to Jerusalem and there be tried on these charges before me?”