1779. entaphiazó
Strong's Concordance
entaphiazó: to prepare for burial
Original Word: ἐνταφιάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: entaphiazó
Phonetic Spelling: (en-taf-ee-ad'-zo)
Definition: to prepare for burial
Usage: I embalm, prepare for burial.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from a comp. of en and taphos
to prepare for burial
NASB Translation
burial (1), prepare...for burial (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1779: ἐνταφιάζω

ἐνταφιάζω; 1 aorist infinitive ἐνταφιάσαι; to see to τά ἐνταφια (from ἐν and τάφος), i. e. to prepare a body for burial, by the use of every requisite provision and funereal adornment, to wit, baths, vestments, flowers, wreaths, perfumes, libations, etc.; to lay out a corpse (Latinpollingere): Matthew 26:12; John 19:40. (Genesis 50:2f; Anthol. 11, 125, 5; Plutarch, de esu earn. 1, 5, 7 mor., p. 995 c.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a compound of en and taphos; to inswathe with cerements for interment -- bury.

see GREEK en

see GREEK taphos

Forms and Transliterations
ενεταφίασαν ενταφιαζειν ενταφιάζειν ἐνταφιάζειν ενταφιασαι ενταφιάσαι ἐνταφιάσαι entaphiasai entaphiásai entaphiazein entaphiázein
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 26:12 V-ANA
GRK: πρὸς τὸ ἐνταφιάσαι με ἐποίησεν
NAS: she did it to prepare Me for burial.
KJV: [it] for my burial.
INT: for the burying of me she did [it]

John 19:40 V-PNA
GRK: τοῖς Ἰουδαίοις ἐνταφιάζειν
NAS: with the spices, as is the burial custom
KJV: of the Jews is to bury.
INT: among the Jews to prepare for burial

Strong's Greek 1779
2 Occurrences

ἐνταφιάσαι — 1 Occ.
ἐνταφιάζειν — 1 Occ.

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