Katabaino

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2597 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
katabainofrom (2596) and the base of (939)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Katabaino1:522,90
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kat-ab-ah'-ee-no Verb
Definition
  1. to go down, come down, descend
    1. the place from which one has come down from
    2. to come down
      1. as from the temple at Jerusalem, from the city of Jerusalem
      2. of celestial beings coming down to earth
    3. to be cast down
  2. of things
    1. to come (i.e. be sent) down
    2. to come (i.e. fall) down
      1. from the upper regions of the air
  3. metaph. to (go i.e.) be cast down to the lowest state of wretchedness and shame
NAS Word Usage - Total: 82
brought down 1, came down 12, come down 15, comes down 4, coming 1, coming down 9, descend 3, descended 6, descending 5, descends 1, falling down 1, fell 1, go 1, go down 4, go downstairs 1, going down 3, got 1, steps down 1, went 1, went down 11
NAS Verse Count
Matthew10
Mark6
Luke13
John18
Acts19
Romans1
Ephesians2
1 Thessalonians1
James1
Revelation10


Total81
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 Katabaino". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.