Bill Mounce

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ποταπός

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ποταπός, ή, όν
Greek transliteration: 
potapos
Simplified transliteration: 
potapos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4217
GK Number: 
4534
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
7
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-1a(2a)
Gloss: 
of what kind?; how great!
Definition: 
Of what country?, in NT equivalent to ποιος, What? Of what manner? Of what kind or sort? Lk. 1:29; 7:37; denoting admiration, What? What kind of? How great? Mt. 8:27; Mk. 13:1

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 8:27 And the men were amazed and said, “What (potapos | ποταπός | nom sg masc) sort of man is this that even the winds and the sea obey him?”
Mark 13:1 And as he went out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, “Teacher, look, what (potapoi | ποταποί | nom pl masc) massive stones and what (potapai | ποταπαί | nom pl fem) magnificent buildings!”
Luke 1:29 She was thoroughly troubled by what he said, and tried to discern what (potapos | ποταπός | nom sg masc) sort of greeting this could be.
Luke 7:39 When the Pharisee who had invited him saw this, he said to himself, “If this man were a prophet, he would know who and what (potapē | ποταπή | nom sg fem) kind of woman this is who is touching him — that she is a sinner.”
2 Peter 3:11 Since all these things are thus to be dissolved, what kind of people (potapous | ποταπούς | acc pl masc) ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,
1 John 3:1 See what great (potapēn | ποταπήν | acc sg fem) love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God — and so we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.