Katharizo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2511 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kaqarizofrom (2513)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Katharizo3:413,381
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kath-ar-id'-zo Verb
Definition
  1. to make clean, cleanse
    1. from physical stains and dirt
      1. utensils, food
      2. a leper, to cleanse by curing
      3. to remove by cleansing
    2. in a moral sense
      1. to free from defilement of sin and from faults
      2. to purify from wickedness
      3. to free from guilt of sin, to purify
      4. to consecrate by cleansing or purifying
      5. to consecrate, dedicate
  2. to pronounce clean in a levitical sense
NAS Word Usage - Total: 31
clean 3, cleanse 5, cleansed 16, cleanses 1, cleansing 1, declared...clean 1, make...clean 3, purify 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew6
Mark4
Luke7
Acts3
2 Corinthians1
Ephesians1
Titus1
Hebrews4
James1
1 John2


Total30
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 Katharizo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.