Word Summary
thaptō: to bury
Original Word: θάπτω
Transliteration: thaptō
Phonetic Spelling: (thap'-to)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to bury
Meaning: to bury
Strong's Concordance

A primary verb; to celebrate funeral rites, i.e. Inter -- bury.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2290: θάπτω

θάπτω: 1 aorist ἔθαψα; 2 aorist passive ἐτάφην; from Homer down; the Sept. for קָבַר; to bury, inter (BB. DD. under the word ; cf. Recker, Charicles, namely, ix. Excurs., p. 390f): τινα, Matthew 8:21; Matthew 14:12; Luke 9:59; Luke 16:22; Acts 2:29; Acts 5:6, 9; 1 Corinthians 15:4. (Compare: συνθάπτω.)