3538: νίπτω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G3538 νίπτω

Transliteration: níptō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I wash; mid. I wash my own (hands, etc.).

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3538 νίπτω

Transliteration: níptō

Definition: to cleanse (especially the hands or the feet or the face); ceremonially, to perform ablution

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

νίπτω

G3538 

Occurrences in the NT: 17

νίπτω, late form of νίζω,
[in LXX chiefly for רחץ;]
to wash, usually of a part of the body: c. acc. pers., Jo 13:8; τ. πόδας, Jo 13:5, 6, 8, 12, 14, I Ti 5:10; mid., reflexive, to wash oneself: Jo 9:7, 11, 15; τ. χεῖρας, Mt 15:2, Mk 7:3; τ. πόδας, Jo 13:10; τ. πρόσωπον, Mt 6:17 (in cl. Att. prose, used only in compounds; cf. ἀπο-νίπτω).†
SYN.: λούω (q.v.), πλύνω.

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition