katapausis: restOriginal Word: κατάπαυσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-ap'-ow-sis)
Short Definition: resting, rest
Definition: (in the Old Testament of the rest attained by the settlement in Canaan), resting, rest, dwelling, habitation.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
repose (1), rest (8).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2663: κατάπαυσις
κατάπαυσις, καταπαύσεώς, ἡ (καταπαύω, which see);
1. actively, a putting to rest: τῶν πνευμάτων, a calming of the winds Theophrastus, de ventis 18; τυράννων, removal from office Herodotus 5, 38.
2. In the Greek Scriptures (the Sept. several times for מְנוּחָה) intransitive, a resting, rest: ἡμέρα τῆς καταπαύσεώς, the day of rest, the sabbath, 2 Macc. 15:1; τόπος τῆς καταπαύσεώς μου, where I may rest, Acts 7:49. Metaphorically, ἡ κατάπαυσις τοῦ Θεοῦ, the heavenly blessedness in which God dwells, and of which he has promised to make persevering believers in Christ partakers after the toils and trials of life on earth are ended: Hebrews 3:11, 18; Hebrews 4:1, 3, 5, 10f (after Psalm 94:11 From katapauo; reposing down, i.e. (by Hebraism) abode -- rest. see GREEK katapauo
From katapauo; reposing down, i.e. (by Hebraism) abode -- rest.
see GREEK katapauo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2663
καταπαύσεώς — 1 Occ.
κατάπαυσίν — 8 Occ.
Acts 7:49 N-GFS
GRK: τόπος τῆς καταπαύσεώς μου
NAS: WHAT PLACE IS THERE FOR MY REPOSE?
KJV: [is] the place of my rest?
INT: [the] place of the rest of me