Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to appoint/conduct
Strongs:
g2525
Word:
καθίστημι
Tyndale
Word:
καθίστημι
Transliteration:
kathistēmi
Gloss:
to appoint/conduct
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
καθ-ίστημι (and καθιστάνω, Act.17:15), [in LXX for פָּקַד, קוּם, שׂוּם, etc, 24 words in all*;] 1) (a) to set down; (b) to bring down to a place (Hom, Xen, al; 2Ch.28:15, 1Ki.5:3): Act.17:15. 2) to set in order, appoint, make, constitute: Tit.1:5, 2Pe.1:8; with dupl. accusative, κριτήν, Luk.12:14; ἡγούμενον, Act.7:10; ἄρχοντα, Act.7:27, 35 " (LXX); ἀρχιερεῖς, Heb.7:28; before ἐπί, with genitive, Mat.24:45 25:21, 23, Luk.12:42, Act.6:3; id. with dative, Mat.24:47, Luk.12:44; id. with accusative, Heb.2:7 (LXX) (WH, R, mg. omit); pass. (see Mayor, Ja., 115 f.), Rom.5:19, Jas.3:6 4:4; before εἰς with inf, Heb.8:3; τὰ πρὸς τ. θεόν, Heb.5:1 (cf. ἀντι, ἀπο-καθίστημι). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
καθίστημι
Transliteration:
kathistēmi
Gloss:
to appoint/conduct
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
καθίστημι, A) in causal sense:—active, in present, imperfect, future, and perfect καθέστᾰκα [LXX+4th c.BC+]: pluperfect -εστάκει[Refs 2nd c.AD+]:—also in middle, future [Refs 2nd c.AD+], aorist 1, more rarely present (below [Refs 4th c.BC+]:—set down, κρητῆρα καθίστα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; νῆα κατάστησον bring it to land, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; κ. δίφρους place, station them, before starting for the race, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ποῖ [δεῖ] καθιστάναι πόδ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; set up, erect, of stones, [Refs] —middle, [λαῖφος] κατεστήσαντο βοεῦσι steadied it, [Refs] A.2) bring down to a place, τούς μ᾽ ἐκέλευσα Πύλονδε καταστῆσαι [Refs 8th c.BC+]: generally, bring, κ. τινὰ ἐς Νάξον [Refs 5th c.BC+]; especially bring back, πάλιν αὐτὸν κ. ἐς τὸ τεῖχος σῶν καὶ ὑγιᾶ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; without πάλιν, replace, restore, ἐς φῶς σὸν κ. βίον [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἃς (i.e. τὰς κόρας) οὐδ᾽ ὁ Μελάμπους. καταστήσειεν ἄν cure their squint, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; ἰκτεριῶντας κ. [Refs 1st c.AD+]; τὸ σῶμα restore the general health, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—middle, κατεστήσαντο (variant for{κατεκτήσαντο}) εὐδαιμονίαν [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, οὐκ ἂν ἀντὶ πόνων Χάρις καθίσταιτο would be returned, [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.3) bring before a ruler or magistrate, [Refs 5th c.BC+], etc; τινὰ ἐπί τινα [Refs 3rd c.BC+] A.II) set in order, array, of soldiers, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; set as guards, προφυλακάς [Refs] A.II.2) ordain, appoint, κατέστησε τύραννον εἶναι παῖδα τὸν ἑωυτοῦ [Refs 5th c.BC+]: usually without the infinitive, κ. τινὰ ὕπαρχον [Refs]; ἄλλον [ἄρχοντα] ἀντὶ αὐτοῦ [LXX+5th c.BC+]; δικαστάς, ἐπιμελητάς, νομοθέτας, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of games, etc, γυμνικοὺς ἀγῶνας κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]: rarely with infinitive, οἱ καθιστάντες μουσικῇ. παιδεύειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—so in passive, κυβερνᾶν κατασταθείς [Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist middle, appoint for oneself, τύραννον καταστησάμενοι παρὰ. σφίσι αὐτοῖσι [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.II.2.b) especially of laws, constitutions, ceremonies, etc, establish, νόμους, τελετάς, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πολιτείαν, δημοκρατίαν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also, set in order, arrange, πολιτείαν [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—also in middle, τοῦτο βουλευτήριον φρούρημα γῆς καθίσταμαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πρὸς ἐμὲ τὸ πρᾶγμα καταστήσασθαι settle it with me, [Refs 4th c.BC+] A.II.3) bring into a certain state, τινὰ ἐς ἀπόνοιαν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τίνας εἰς ἀγῶνα καθέστακ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κ. ἑαυτὸν ἐς κρίσιν present himself for trial, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κ. τινὰ εἰς τοὺς ἀρχικούς reckon him as one of, [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.II.4) with double accusative, make, render so and so, ψευδῆ γ᾽ ἐμαυτόν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὸ πιστὸν ὑμᾶς ἀπιστοτέρους κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κ. τι φανερόν, σαφές, [Refs]; τινὸς ἐπίπονον τὸν βίον κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]participle, κλαίοντα καθιστάναι τινά bring one to tears, [Refs 5th c.BC+]infinitive, κ. τινὰ φεύγειν make him fly, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, ἀνάγκη τὴν ναυμαχίαν πεζομαχίαν καθίστασθαι [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.II.5) middle, get for oneself, τὴν ζόην καταστήσασθαι ἀπ᾽ ἔργων ἀνοσιωτάτων [Refs 5th c.BC+] A.II.6) make, in periphrases, πάννυχοι. διάπλοον καθίστασαν [Refs 4th c.BC+] —middle, κρυφαῖον ἔκπλουν οὐδαμῇ καθίστατο[Refs] B) intransitive in aorist 2, perfect καθέστηκα, and pluperfect of active (also future καθεστήξω [Refs 5th c.BC+]middle (except aorist 1) and passive: perfect καθέσταμαι[LXX+2nd c.BC+]:—to be set, set oneself down, settle, ἐς [Αἴγιναν] [Refs 5th c.BC+]; [ὀδύναι] καθίσταντο ἐς ὑπογάστριον [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of joints, ἐξίσταται ἀνωδύνως καὶ κ. goes out of joint and in again, [Refs]; κ. ἐς Ῥήγιον to make R. a base of operations, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; simply, to be come to a place, ὅποι καθέσταμεν [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.b) come before another, stand in his presence, [Refs 5th c.BC+] (unless it be taken in signification [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.2) to be set as guard, ὑπό τινος [Refs 5th c.BC+]; to be appointed, δεσπότης. καθέστηκα [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κ. Χορηγὸς εἰς Θαργήλια, στρατηγός, etc, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; δικτάτωρ. καθε[στάμενος τὸ τέταρτον], = Latin dictator designatus quartum, of Caesar, [Refs] B.3) deposit a sediment, [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.4) also, stand or become quiet or calm, of water, ὅταν ἡ λίμνη καταστῇ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; θάλασσα γαληνὴ καὶ κ. [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; πνεῦμα λεῖον καὶ καθεστηκός calm and settled, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ὁ θόρυβος κατέστη subsided, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of laughter, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; of a swelling, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also of persons, καταστάς composedly, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; [ἡ ψυχὴ] καθίσταται καὶ ἠρεμίζεται [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ὁρῶμεν [τοὺς ἐνθουσιαστικοὺς]. καθισταμένους [Refs 1st c.BC+]; καθεστῶτι προσώπῳ with composed, calm countenance, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; τίς ἂν καθεστηκὼς φήσαι; what person of mature judgement would say? [Refs 1st c.BC+]; ἡ καθεστηκυῖα ἡλικία middle age, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἡλικία μέση καὶ κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οἱ καθεστηκότες those of middle age, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: also, with metaphor from wine, mellow, of persons, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] B.5) come into a certain state, become, and in perfect and pluperfect, to have become, be, ἀντὶ φίλου πολέμιόν τινι κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐς τὸ αὐτό they recover, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐς δέος, λύπην, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; εἰς ὁμόνοιαν, εἰς πολλὴν ἀθυμίαν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; καταστῆναι ἐς συνήθειάν τινος τὴν πόλιν ποιεῖν make the city become accustomed to it, [Refs 4th c.BC+]had been, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τίνι τρόπῳ καθέστατ; in what case are ye? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φονέα με φησὶ. καθεστάναι[Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐν οἵῳ τρόπῳ [ἡ τῶν Ἀθηναίων ἀρχὴ] κατέστη how it came into being, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀρξάμενος εὐθὺς καθισταμένου (i.e. τοῦ πολέμου) from its first commencement, [Refs] B.6) to be established or instituted, prevail, καί σφι μαντήϊον Διὸς κατέστηκε [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ὅδε σφι νόμος κατεστήκεε[Refs 5th c.BC+]: with infinitive, θεὸν Ἀμφιάραον πρώτοις Ὠρωπίοις κατέστη νομίζειν [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: perfect participle, existing, established, prevailing, τὸν νῦν κατεστεῶτα κόσμον[Refs]; τοὺς κατεστεῶτας τριηκοσίους the regular[Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὰ καθεστῶτα the present state of life, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also, existing laws, usages, τὰ τότε κ, τά ποτε κ, [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.7) of purchases, cost, πλέον ἢ ὅσου ἐμοὶ κατέστησαν more than they stood me in, [Refs 5th c.BC+] B.8) stand against, oppose, πρός τινα uncertain reading in [Refs 2nd c.BC+]:—passive, Τιτήνεσσι κατέσταθεν [Refs 8th c.BC+] C) aorist 1 middle and sometimes present middle are used in transitive sense, see above [Refs 4th c.BC+]
Strongs
Word:
καθίστημι
Transliteration:
kathístēmi
Pronounciation:
kath-is'-tay-mee
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to place down (permanently), i.e. (figuratively) to designate, constitute, convoy; appoint, be, conduct, make, ordain, set; from g2596 (κατά) and g2476 (ἵστημι);