Katesthio

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2719  
Original WordWord Origin
katesqivwfrom (2596) and (2068) (including its alternate)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KatesthioNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kat-es-thee'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to consume by eating, to eat up, devour
    1. of birds
    2. of a dragon
    3. of a man eating up the little book
  2. metaph.
    1. to devour i.e. squander, waste: substance
    2. to devour i.e. forcibly appropriate: widows' property
    3. to strip one of his goods
      1. to ruin (by the infliction of injuries)
    4. by fire, to devour i.e. to utterly consume, destroy
    5. of the consumption of the strength of body and mind by strong emotions
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 15
devour 10, eat up 3, devour up 2
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew2
Mark2
Luke3
John1
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Revelation5


Total15
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Katesthio". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .