Word Summary
anakathizō: to set up, to sit up
Original Word: ἀνακαθίζω
Transliteration: anakathizō
Phonetic Spelling: (an-ak-ath-id'-zo)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to set up, to sit up
Meaning: to set up, to sit up
Strong's Concordance
sit up.

From ana and kathizo; properly, to set up, i.e. (reflexively) to sit up -- sit up.

see GREEK ana

see GREEK kathizo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 339: ἀνακαθίζω

ἀνακαθίζω: 1 aorist ἀνεκάθισα; to raise oneself and sit upright; to sit up, sit erect: Luke 7:15 (Lachmann marginal reading WH marginal reading ἐκάθισεν); Acts 9:40. (Xenophon, cyn. 5, 7, 19; Plutarch, Alex c. 14; and often in medical writings; with ἑαυτόν, Plutarch, Philop c. 20; middle in same sense, Plato, Phaedo c. 3, p. 60 b.)