Word Summary
katagnymi: to break in pieces
Original Word: κατάγνυμι
Transliteration: katagnymi
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-ag'-noo-mee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to break in pieces
Meaning: to break in pieces
Strong's Concordance

From kata and the base of rhegnumi; to rend in pieces, i.e. Crack apart -- break.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK rhegnumi

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2608: κατάγνυμι

κατάγνυμι: future κατεαξω; 1 aorist κατεαξα (impv. κάταξον, Deuteronomy 33:11); passive, 2 aorist κατεάγην, whence subjunctive 3 person plural κατεαγῶσιν; 1 aorist κατεαχθην in the Sept. Jeremiah 31:25 () 25; (on the syllabic augment of these forms cf. Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. ii., p. 97f, cf. i., p. 323f; Matthiae, i., p. 520f; Winers Grammar, § 12, 2; (Curtius, Das Verbum, i., p. 118; Veitch, under the word; Kuenen and Cobet, N. T., Praef., p. lxxix.)); from Homer down; to break: τί, Matthew 12:20; John 19:31-33. (Synonym: see Schmidt, chapter 115, 5 and cf. ῤήγνυμι.)