ekkoptó: to cut off, cut down, cut out, fig. to frustrateOriginal Word: ἐκκόπτω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-kop'-to)
Short Definition: I cut out, cut off
Definition: I cut out (off, away), remove, prevent.
1581 ekkóptō (from 1537 /ek, "out from and to" and 2875 /kóptō, "cut") – properly, cut off (out) and left to the inevitable outcome: (figuratively) entirely remove (cut off), emphasizing complete detachment (removal, severance).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from ek and koptó
to cut off, cut down, cut out, fig. to frustrate
cut...off (5), cut down (5).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1581: ἐκκόπτω
ἐκκόπτω: future ἐκκόψω; 1 aorist imperative ἔκκοψον, subjunctive ἐκκόψω; (passive, present ἐκκόπτομαι); 2 aorist ἐξεκοπην; 2 future ἐκκοπήσομαι; to cut out, cut off;
a. properly: of a tree, Matthew 3:10; Matthew 7:19; Luke 3:9; Luke 13:7, 9 (Herodotus 9, 97, etc.); a hand, an eye: Matthew 5:30; Matthew 18:8 (τόν ὀφθυλμον, Demosthenes, p. 744 (13) 17); passive ἐκ τίνος, a branch from a tree, Romans 11:22, 24.
b. figuratively: τήν ἀφορμήν, to cut off occasion, 2 Corinthians 11:12 (τήν ἐλπίδα, Job 19:10). In 1 Peter 3:7 read ἐγκόπτεσθαι; see ἐγκόπτω. see GREEK ek see GREEK kopto
see GREEK ek
see GREEK kopto
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1581
ἐκκοπήσῃ — 1 Occ.
ἐκκόψεις — 1 Occ.
ἐκκόψω — 1 Occ.
ἔκκοψον — 3 Occ.
ἐκκόπτεται — 3 Occ.
ἐξεκόπης — 1 Occ.
Matthew 3:10 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: καρπὸν καλὸν ἐκκόπτεται καὶ εἰς
NAS: fruit is cut down and thrown
KJV: good fruit is hewn down, and cast
INT: fruit good is cut down and into