Word Summary
katacheō: to pour down upon
Original Word: καταχέω
Transliteration: katacheō
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-akh-eh'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to pour down upon
Meaning: to pour down upon
Strong's Concordance

From kata and cheo (to pour); to pour down (out) -- pour.

see GREEK kata

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2708: καταχέω

καταχέω: 1 aorist 3 person singular κατεχην (see ἐκχέω); to pour down upon; pour over, pour upon: ἐπί τήν κεφαλήν (L T Tr WH ἐπί τῆς κεφαλῆς), Matthew 26:7; κατά τῆς κεφαλῆς (Plato, rep. 3, p. 398 a.; Epictetus diss. 2, 20, 29), Mark 14:3 (where L T Tr WH omit κατά (cf. Winers Grammar, 381f (357f); Herodotus 4, 62; Plato, legg. 7, p. 814 b.; Josephus, contra Apion 2, 36, 2. Cf. Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 66f)).