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κύπτω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κύπτω
Greek transliteration: 
kyptō
Simplified transliteration: 
kypto
Principal Parts: 
-, ἔκυψα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2955
GK Number: 
3252
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-4
Gloss: 
to stoop down, bend down
Definition: 
to bend forwards, stoop down, Mk. 1:7; Jn. 8:6*

Greek-English Concordance for

Mark 1:7 And he was proclaiming, saying, is coming “The one who is more powerful than I is coming after me; not I am not worthy to stoop (kypsas | κύψας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) down and untie the thong of his sandals. his
John 8:6 (They said this as a trap, so they could have some basis for accusing him.) Jesus bent (kypsas | κύψας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) down and started writing on the ground with his finger.