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Apoluo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   630  
Original WordWord Origin
apoluofrom (575) and (3089)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ApoluoNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ap-ol-oo'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to set free
  2. to let go, dismiss, (to detain no longer)
    1. a petitioner to whom liberty to depart is given by a decisive answer
    2. to bid depart, send away
  3. to let go free, release
    1. a captive i.e. to loose his bonds and bid him depart, to give him liberty to depart
    2. to acquit one accused of a crime and set him at liberty
    3. indulgently to grant a prisoner leave to depart
    4. to release a debtor, i.e. not to press one's claim against him, to remit his debt
  4. used of divorce, to dismiss from the house, to repudiate. The wife of a Greek or Roman may divorce her husband.
  5. to send one's self away, to depart
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 67
dismissed 1, divorce 3, divorced 2, divorces 5, freed 1, leaving 1, let...go 2, pardon 1, pardoned 1, release 20, released 8, releasing...to depart 1, send...away 9, sending...away 1, sending away 1, sends...away 1, sent...away 6, sent away 2, set free 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew18
Mark12
Luke13
John3
Acts15
Hebrews1


Total62
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 Apoluo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.