4098. piptó
Strong's Concordance
piptó: to fall
Original Word: πίπτω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: piptó
Phonetic Spelling: (pip'-to)
Short Definition: I fall, fall under
Definition: I fall, fall under (as under condemnation), fall prostrate.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from a redupl. of the prim. root pet
Definition
to fall
NASB Translation
beat down (1), fail (1), fails (1), fall (15), fall down (2), fallen (8), falling (3), falls (8), fell (46), fell down (6).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4098: πίπτω

πίπτω; (imperfect ἔπιπτον (Mark 14:35 T Tr marginal reading WH)); future πεσοῦμαι; 2 aorist ἔπεσον and according to the Alex. form (received everywhere by Lachmann (except Luke 23:30), Tdf. (except Revelation 6:16), Tr (except ibid.), WH; and also used by R G in Revelation 1:17; Revelation 5:14; Revelation 6:13; Revelation 11:16; Revelation 17:10) ἔπεσα (cf. (WHs Appendix, p. 164; Tdf. Proleg., p. 123); Lob. ad Phryn., p. 724f; Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. ii., p. 277f, and see ἀπέρχομαι at the beginning); perfect πέπτωκα, 2 person singular πεπτωκες (Revelation 2:5 T WH; see κοπιάω), 3 person plural πεπτωκαν (Revelation 18:3, Lachmann's stereotyped edition; Tr text WH text; see γίνομαι); (from ΠΑΤΩ, as τίκτω from ΤΑΚΩ (cf. Curtius, Etymol. § 214; Verbum, ii., p. 398)); from Homer down; the Sept. chiefly for נָפַל; to fall; used:

1. of descent from a higher place to a lower;

a. properly, to fall (either from or upon, equivalent to Latinincido, decido): ἐπί with the accusative of place, Matthew 10:29; Matthew 13:5,(),; (T omits; L WH Tr marginal reading brackets the verse); Mark 4:5; Luke 8:6 (here T Tr WH κατέπεσεν), 8 Rec.; Revelation 8:10; εἰς τί (of the thing that is entered; into), Matthew 15:14; Matthew 17:15; Mark 4:7 (L marginal reading ἐπί); Luke 6:39, R G L marginal reading (but L text T Tr WH ἐμπεσοῦνται); G L T Tr WH (; L T Tr WH); John 12:24; εἰς (upon) τήν γῆν, Revelation 6:13; Revelation 9:1; ἐν μέσῳ, with the genitive of the thing, Luke 8:7; παρά τήν ὁδόν, Matthew 13:4; Mark 4:4; Luke 8:5; to fall from or down: followed by ἀπό with the genitive of place, Matthew 15:27; Matthew 24:29 (here Tdf. ἐκ; Luke 16:21); Acts 20:9; followed by ἐκ with the genitive of place (Mark 13:25 L T Tr WH); Revelation 8:10; Revelation 9:1; equivalent to to be thrust down, Luke 10:18.

b. metaphorically: οὐ πίπτει ἐπί τινα ἥλιος, i. e. the heat of the sun does not strike upon them or incommode them, Revelation 7:16; (ἀχλύς καί σκότος, Acts 13:11 L T Tr WH); κλῆρος πίπτει ἐπί τινα, the lot falls upon one, Acts 1:20; φόβος πίπτει ἐπί τινα, falls upon or seizes one (Acts 19:17 L Tr); Revelation 11:11 Rec.; (τό πνεῦμα τό ἅγιον, Acts 10:44 Lachmann); πίπτω ὑπό κρίσιν, to fall under judgment, come under condemnation, James 5:12 (where Rec.st εἰς ὑπόκρισιν).

2. of descent from an erect to a prostrate position (Latinlabor, ruo; prolabor, procido; collabor, etc.);

a. properly; α. to fall down: ἐπί λίθον, Luke 20:18; λίθος πίπτει ἐπί τινα, Matthew 21:44 (T omits; L WH Tr marginal reading brackets the verse); Luke 20:18; τό ὄρος ἐπί τινα, Luke 23:30; Revelation 6:16. β. to be prostrated, fall prostrate; of those overcome by terror or astonishment or grief: χαμαί, John 18:6; εἰς τό ἔδαφος, Acts 22:7; ἐπί τήν γῆν, Acts 9:4; (ἐπί πρόσωπον, Matthew 17:6); or under the attack of an evil spirit: ἐπί τῆς γῆς, Mark 9:20; or falling dead suddenly: πρός τούς πόδας τίνος ὡς νεκρός, Revelation 1:17; πεσών ἐξέψυξε, Acts 5:5; ἔπεσεν παρά (L T Tr WH πρός) τούς πόδας τίνος, Acts 5:10; absolutely, 1 Corinthians 10:8; στόματι μαχαριας, Luke 21:24; absolutely of the dismemberment of corpses by decay, Hebrews 3:17 (Numbers 14:29, 32). γ. to prostrate oneself; used now of suppliants, now of persons rendering homage or worship to one: ἐπί τῆς γῆς, Mark 14:35; participle with προσκυνεῖν, as finite verb, Matthew 2:11; Matthew 4:9; Matthew 18:26; πίπτειν καί προσκυνεῖν, Revelation 5:14; Revelation 19:4; ἔπεσα προσκυνῆσαι, Revelation 22:8; πεσών εἰς τούς πόδας (αὐτοῦ), Matthew 18:29 Rec.; εἰς (T Tr WH πρός) τούς πόδας τίνος, John 11:32; πρός τούς πόδας τίνος, Mark 5:22; (παρά τούς πόδας τίνος, Luke 8:41); ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ποδῶν τίνος, Revelation 19:10; ἐνώπιον τίνος, Revelation 4:10; Revelation 5:8; ἐπί πρόσωπον, Matthew 26:39; Luke 5:12; ἐπί πρόσωπον παρά τούς πόδας τίνος, Luke 17:16; πεσών ἐπί τούς πόδας προσεκύνησε, Acts 10:25; πεσών ἐπί πρόσωπον προσκυνήσει, 1 Corinthians 14:25; ἐπί τά πρόσωπα καί προσκυνεῖν, Revelation 7:11 (ἐπί πρόσωπον Rec.); Revelation 11:16. δ. to fall out, fall from: θρίξ ἐκ τῆς κεφαλῆς πεσεῖται, equivalent to shall perish, be lost, Acts 27:34 Rec. ε. to fall down, fall in ruin: of buildings, walls, etc., Matthew 7:25,(27); Luke 6:49 (where T Tr WH συνεπεσε); Hebrews 11:30; οἶκος ἐπ' οἶκον πίπτει, Luke 11:17 (see ἐπί, C. I. 2 c.); πύργος ἐπί τινα, Luke 13:4; σκηνή πεπτωκυῖα, the tabernacle that has fallen down, a figurative description of the family of David and the theocracy as reduced to extreme decay (cf. σκηνή, at the end), Acts 15:16. of a city: ἔπεσε, i. e. has been overthrown, destroyed, Revelation 11:13; Revelation 14:8; Revelation 16:19; Revelation 18:2 (Jeremiah 28:8 ().

b. metaphorically, α. to be cast down from a state of prosperity: πόθεν πέπωκας, from what a height of Christian knowledge and attainment thou hast declined, Revelation 2:5 G L T Tr WH (see above at the beginning). β. to fall from a state of uprightness, i. e. to sin: opposed to ἑστάναι, 1 Corinthians 10:12; opposed to στήκειν, with a dative of the person whose interests suffer by the sinning (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 31, 1 k.), Romans 14:4; to fall into a state of wickedness, Revelation 18:3; Lachmann's stereotyped edition; Tr WH text (see πίνω). γ. to perish, i. e. to come to an end, disappear, cease: of virtues, 1 Corinthians 13:8 L T Tr WH (R. V. fail); to lose authority, no longer have force, of sayings, precepts, etc., Luke 16:17 (ὥστε οὐ χαμαί πεσεῖται τί ἄν εἴπῃς, Plato, Euchyphr. § 17; irrita cadunt promissa, Livy 2, 31). equivalent to to be removed from power by death, Revelation 17:10; to fail of participating in, miss a share in, the Messianic salvation, Romans 11:11,(22); Hebrews 4:11 ((yet see ἐν, I. 5 f.). Compare: ἀναπίπτω, ἀντιπίπτω, ἀποπίπτω, ἐκπίπτω ἐνπίπτω, ἐπιπίπτω, καταπίπτω, παραπίπτω, περιπίπτω, προσπίπτω, συμπίπτω.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
fail, fall down

A reduplicated and contracted form of peto (pet'-o); (which occurs only as an alternate in certain tenses); probably akin to petomai through the idea of alighting; to fall (literally or figuratively) -- fail, fall (down), light on.

see GREEK petomai

Forms and Transliterations
επέπεσαν επεσα έπεσα ἔπεσα ἔπεσά επεσαν έπεσαν ἔπεσαν έπεσας έπεσε επεσεν επέσεν έπεσεν ἔπεσεν επεσον έπεσον έπεσόν επιπτεν έπιπτεν ἔπιπτεν πέπτωκα πεπτωκαν πέπτωκαν πέπτωκας πεπτώκασι πεπτώκασιν πέπτωκε πέπτωκεν πεπτωκέναι πεπτωκες πέπτωκες πεπτωκός πεπτωκοτα πεπτωκότα πεπτωκότας πεπτωκότες πεπτωκότων πεπτωκυία πεπτωκυιαν πεπτωκυίαν πεπτωκυῖαν πεπτωκώς πέπωκαν Πεσατε Πέσατε πεσειν πεσείν πεσεῖν πεσείσθε πεσειται πεσείται πεσεῖται πέσετε πεσέτω πεση πεσή πέση πέσῃ πέσης πεσητε πέσητε πέσοι πεσον πεσόν πεσοντα πεσόντα πεσοντας πεσόντας πεσοντες πεσόντες πεσου΄νται πεσούμεθα πεσουνται πεσούνται πεσοῦνται πεσουσαν πεσων πεσών πεσὼν πέσωσι πεσωσιν πέσωσιν πιπτει πίπτει πίπτετε πίπτον πιπτοντες πίπτοντες πιπτοντων πιπτόντων πίπτουσα πίπτουσι πίπτουσιν πίπτω πίπτων συνεπεσεν συνέπεσεν epesa épesa épesá epesan épesan epesen épesen epipten épipten pepokan pepōkan pépokan pépōkan peptokas peptōkas péptokas péptōkas peptokota peptokóta peptōkota peptōkóta peptokuian peptōkuian peptokyîan peptōkyîan pese pesē pései pésēi pesein peseîn peseitai peseîtai pesete pesēte pésete pésēte peson pesón pesōn pesṑn pesonta pesónta pesontas pesóntas pesontes pesóntes pesosin pesōsin pésosin pésōsin pesountai pesoûntai piptei píptei piptontes píptontes piptonton piptontōn piptónton piptóntōn sunepesen synepesen synépesen
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Strong's Greek 4098
91 Occurrences


ἔπεσά — 4 Occ.
ἔπεσαν — 12 Occ.
ἔπεσεν — 29 Occ.
ἔπιπτεν — 1 Occ.
πέπτωκας — 1 Occ.
πεπτωκότα — 1 Occ.
πεπτωκυῖαν — 1 Occ.
πέσῃ — 5 Occ.
πέσητε — 1 Occ.
πεσεῖν — 1 Occ.
πεσεῖται — 2 Occ.
πέσετε — 2 Occ.
πεσὼν — 13 Occ.
πέσωσιν — 1 Occ.
πεσόν — 1 Occ.
πεσόντα — 1 Occ.
πεσόντας — 1 Occ.
πεσόντες — 1 Occ.
πεσοῦνται — 4 Occ.
πίπτει — 5 Occ.
πίπτοντες — 1 Occ.
πιπτόντων — 2 Occ.
συνέπεσεν — 1 Occ.

Matthew 2:11 V-APA-NMP
GRK: αὐτοῦ καὶ πεσόντες προσεκύνησαν αὐτῷ
NAS: His mother; and they fell to the ground and worshiped
KJV: and fell down, and worshipped
INT: of him and having fallen down worshipped him

Matthew 4:9 V-APA-NMS
GRK: δώσω ἐὰν πεσὼν προσκυνήσῃς μοι
NAS: You, if You fall down and worship
KJV: if thou wilt fall down and worship
INT: will I give if having fallen down you will worship me

Matthew 7:25 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ οὐκ ἔπεσεν τεθεμελίωτο γὰρ
NAS: that house; and [yet] it did not fall, for it had been founded
KJV: house; and it fell not: for
INT: and not it fell it had been founded indeed

Matthew 7:27 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἐκείνῃ καὶ ἔπεσεν καὶ ἦν
NAS: The rain fell, and the floods came,
KJV: house; and it fell: and great
INT: upon that and it fell and was

Matthew 10:29 V-FIM-3S
GRK: αὐτῶν οὐ πεσεῖται ἐπὶ τὴν
NAS: And [yet] not one of them will fall to the ground
KJV: shall not fall on the ground
INT: them not will fall to the

Matthew 13:4 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἃ μὲν ἔπεσεν παρὰ τὴν
NAS: some [seeds] fell beside
KJV: some [seeds] fell by
INT: some indeed fell along the

Matthew 13:5 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἄλλα δὲ ἔπεσεν ἐπὶ τὰ
NAS: Others fell on the rocky
KJV: Some fell upon stony places,
INT: other moreover fell upon the

Matthew 13:7 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἄλλα δὲ ἔπεσεν ἐπὶ τὰς
NAS: Others fell among the thorns,
KJV: And some fell among thorns;
INT: other moreover fell upon the

Matthew 13:8 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ἄλλα δὲ ἔπεσεν ἐπὶ τὴν
NAS: And others fell on the good soil
KJV: But other fell into good
INT: other moreover fell upon the

Matthew 15:14 V-FIP-3P
GRK: εἰς βόθυνον πεσοῦνται
NAS: both will fall into a pit.
KJV: both shall fall into
INT: into a pit will fall

Matthew 15:27 V-PPA-GNP
GRK: ψιχίων τῶν πιπτόντων ἀπὸ τῆς
NAS: on the crumbs which fall from their masters'
KJV: the crumbs which fall from their
INT: crumbs which fall from the

Matthew 17:6 V-AIA-3P
GRK: οἱ μαθηταὶ ἔπεσαν ἐπὶ πρόσωπον
NAS: heard [this], they fell face
KJV: heard [it], they fell on
INT: the disciples fell upon face

Matthew 17:15 V-PIA-3S
GRK: πολλάκις γὰρ πίπτει εἰς τὸ
NAS: for he often falls into the fire
KJV: for ofttimes he falleth into the fire,
INT: often indeed he falls into the

Matthew 18:26 V-APA-NMS
GRK: πεσὼν οὖν ὁ
NAS: the slave fell [to the ground] and prostrated himself before
KJV: therefore fell down, and worshipped
INT: Having fallen down therefore the

Matthew 18:29 V-APA-NMS
GRK: πεσὼν οὖν ὁ
NAS: his fellow slave fell [to the ground] and [began] to plead
KJV: his fellowservant fell down at his
INT: Having fallen down therefore the

Matthew 21:44 V-APA-NMS
GRK: Καὶ ὁ πεσὼν ἐπὶ τὸν
NAS: And he who falls on this stone
KJV: And whosoever shall fall on this
INT: And the [one] having fallen on the

Matthew 21:44 V-ASA-3S
GRK: δ' ἂν πέσῃ λικμήσει αὐτόν
NAS: but on whomever it falls, it will scatter him like dust.
KJV: whomsoever it shall fall, it will grind
INT: moreover anyhow it shall fall it will grind to powder him

Matthew 24:29 V-FIP-3P
GRK: οἱ ἀστέρες πεσοῦνται ἀπὸ τοῦ
NAS: AND THE STARS WILL FALL from the sky,
KJV: and the stars shall fall from heaven,
INT: the stars will fall from the

Matthew 26:39 V-AIA-3S
GRK: προελθὼν μικρὸν ἔπεσεν ἐπὶ πρόσωπον
NAS: beyond [them], and fell on His face
KJV: a little further, and fell on his
INT: having gone forward a little he fell upon face

Mark 4:4 V-AIA-3S
GRK: ὃ μὲν ἔπεσεν παρὰ τὴν
NAS: some [seed] fell beside
KJV: he sowed, some fell by the way side,
INT: some indeed fell along the

Mark 4:5 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ ἄλλο ἔπεσεν ἐπὶ τὸ
NAS: Other [seed] fell on the rocky
KJV: And some fell on stony ground,
INT: and other fell upon the

Mark 4:7 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ ἄλλο ἔπεσεν εἰς τὰς
NAS: Other [seed] fell among the thorns,
KJV: And some fell among thorns,
INT: And another fell among the

Mark 4:8 V-AIA-3S
GRK: καὶ ἄλλα ἔπεσεν εἰς τὴν
NAS: Other [seeds] fell into the good
KJV: And other fell on good
INT: And another fell into the

Mark 5:22 V-PIA-3S
GRK: ἰδὼν αὐτὸν πίπτει πρὸς τοὺς
NAS: up, and on seeing Him, fell at His feet
KJV: when he saw him, he fell at his
INT: having seen him falls at the

Mark 9:20 V-APA-NMS
GRK: αὐτόν καὶ πεσὼν ἐπὶ τῆς
NAS: threw him into a convulsion, and falling to the ground,
KJV: him; and he fell on the ground,
INT: him and having fallen upon the

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