Word Summary
katatithēmi: to lay down
Original Word: κατατίθημι
Transliteration: katatithēmi
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-at-ith'-ay-mee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to lay down
Meaning: to lay down
Strong's Concordance
lay, place

From kata and tithemi; to place down, i.e. Deposit (literally or figuratively) -- do, lay, shew.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK tithemi

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2698: κατατίθημι

κατατίθημι: 1 aorist κατέθηκα; 2 aorist middle infinitive καταθέσθαι; (from Homer down); "to lay down (see κατά, III. 1), deposit, lay up": active proper, τινα ἐν μνημείῳ, Mark 15:46 (L Tr WH ἔθηκεν); middle to lay by or lay up for oneself, for future use: τίνι, with anyone; χάριν (better χαραματα; see χάρις, at the beginning) and χάριτας κατατίθεσθαι τίνι, to lay up favor for oneself with anyone, to gain favor with (to do something for one which may win favor), Acts 24:27; Acts 25:9; so Herodotus 6, 41; Thucydides 1, 33; Xenophon, Cyril 8, 3, 26; Demosthenes 193, 22 (20); φιλίαν τίνι, 1 Macc. 10:23; εὐεργεσίαν τίνι, Josephus, Antiquities 11, 6, 5; (cf. Demosthenes as above). (Compare: συγκατατίθημι.)