Word Summary
katantaō: to come down to, reach
Original Word: καταντάω
Transliteration: katantaō
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-an-tah'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to come down to, reach
Meaning: to come down to, reach
Strong's Concordance
attain, come.

From kata and a derivative of anti; to meet against, i.e. Arrive at (literally or figuratively) -- attain, come.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK anti

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2658: καταντάω

καταντάω, κατάντω: 1 aorist κατήντησα; perfect κατήντηκα (1 Corinthians 10:11 L T Tr WH); to come to, arrive at;

a. properly: followed by εἰς with the accusative of place, Acts 16:1; Acts 18:19, 24; Acts 21:7; Acts 25:13; Acts 27:12; Acts 28:13 (2 Macc. 4:44); ἀντικρύ τίνος, to a place over against, opposite another, Acts 20:15; εἰς τινα τά τέλη τῶν αἰώνων κατήντηκεν, i. e. whose lifetime occurs at the ends of the ages, 1 Corinthians 10:11.

b. metaphorically, εἰς τί, like the Latinad aliquid pervenio, i. e. to attain to a thing: Acts 26:7; Ephesians 4:13; Philippians 3:11; κάταντα τί εἰς τινα, to one, that he may become partaker of it, 1 Corinthians 14:36. (Polybius, Diodorus; ecclesiastical writings.)