ἀπολύω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to set free
2) to let go, dismiss, (to detain no longer)
2a) a petitioner to whom liberty to depart is given by a decisive answer
2b) to bid depart, send away
3) to let go free, release
3a) a captive, i.e. to loose his bonds and bid him depart, to give him liberty to depart
3b) to acquit one accused of a crime and set him at liberty
3c) indulgently to grant a prisoner leave to depart
3d) to release a debtor, i.e. not to press one's claim against him, to remit his debt
4) used of divorce, to dismiss from the house, to repudiate. The wife of a Greek or Roman may divorce her husband.
5) to send one's self away, to depart
Part of Speech: verb

Strong

G630
From G575 and G3089; to free fully, that is, (literally) relieve, release, dismiss (reflexively depart), or (figuratively) let die, pardon, or (specifically) divorce: - (let) depart, dismiss, divorce, forgive, let go, loose, put (send) away, release, set at liberty.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
go away15.38
a dismiss15.43
b send15.66
d divorce34.78
c set free37.127
e forgive40.8

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἀπέλυενverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular1
ἀπελύθησανverb: 3rd person aorist passive indicative plural1
ἀπελύοντοverb: 3rd person imperfect middle indicative plural1
ἀπέλυσανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural4
ἀπέλυσεverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
ἀπέλυσενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular8
ἀπολελυμένηνverb: perfect passive participle accusative singular feminine1
ἀπολελυμένονverb: perfect passive participle accusative singular masculine1
ἀπολέλυσαιverb: 2nd person perfect passive indicative singular1
ἀπολελύσθαιverb: perfect passive infinitive1
ἀπολύειverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular1
ἀπολύεινverb: present active infinitive2
ἀπολύειςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
ἀπολύετεverb: 2nd person present active imperative plural1
ἀπολυθέντεςverb: aorist passive participle nominative plural masculine2
ἀπολυθήσεσθεverb: 2nd person future passive indicative plural1
ἀπολυθῆτεverb: 2nd person aorist passive subjunctive plural1
ἀπολῦσαιverb: aorist active infinitive10
ἀπολῦσαίverb: aorist active infinitive1
ἀπολύσαςverb: aorist active participle nominative singular masculine2
ἀπολύσασαverb: aorist active participle nominative singular feminine1
ἀπολύσῃverb: 3rd person aorist active subjunctive singular5
ἀπολύσῃςverb: 2nd person aorist active subjunctive singular1
ἀπόλυσονverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative singular6
ἀπολύσωverb: 1st person aorist active subjunctive singular6
ἀπολύσωverb: 1st person future active indicative singular2
ἀπολύωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine2
Total65

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