The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5288 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
upostellofrom (5259) and (4724)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-os-tel'-lo Verb
  1. to draw back, let down, lower
    1. to withdraw: of a timid person
  2. to withdraw one's self, i.e. to be timid, to cover, shrink
    1. of those who from timidity hesitate to avow what they believe
    2. to be unwilling to utter from fear
    3. to shrink from declaring, to conceal, dissemble
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
shrink 2, shrinks back 1, withdraw 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Hupostello". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.