2578. kamptó
Strong's Concordance
kamptó: to bend
Original Word: κάμπτω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kamptó
Phonetic Spelling: (kamp'-to)
Definition: to bend
Usage: I bend, bow.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from a prim. root kamp-
to bend
NASB Translation
bow (3), bowed (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2578: κάμπτω

κάμπτω; future καμψω; 1 aorist ἐκαμψα;

a. to bend, bow: τό γόνυ (and τά γούνατα), the knee (the knees), used by Homer of those taking a seat or sitting down to rest (Iliad 7, 118; 19, 72); in Biblical Greek with the dative of person to one i. e. in honor of one, in religious veneration; used of worshippers: Romans 11:4 and 1 Kings 19:18 (where for כָּרַע followed by לְ); πρός τινα, toward (unto) one, Ephesians 3:14.

b. reflexively, to bow oneself: κάμψει πᾶν γόνυ ἐμοί, shall bow to me (in honor), i. e. everyone shall worship me, Romans 14:11 (from Isaiah 45:23); ἐν τῷ ὀνόματι Ἰησοῦ, in devout recognition of the name (of κύριος) which Jesus received from God, Philippians 2:10 (cf. Winers Grammar, 390 (365); Lightfoot, Meyer, in the place cited; also ὄνομα, especially sub at the end. Compare: ἀνακάμπτω, συγκάμπτω).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Apparently a primary verb; to bend -- bow.

Forms and Transliterations
εκάμφθησαν εκαμψαν έκαμψαν ἔκαμψαν έκαμψεν κάμπτει καμπτω κάμπτω κάμπτων καμπύλαι κάμψαντες καμψει κάμψει κάμψεις καμψη κάμψη κάμψῃ κάμψης καψάκη καψάκης ekampsan ékampsan kampse kampsē kampsei kámpsei kámpsēi kampto kamptō kámpto kámptō
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 11:4 V-AIA-3P
GRK: οἵτινες οὐκ ἔκαμψαν γόνυ τῇ
KJV: not bowed the knee
INT: who not bowed a knee

Romans 14:11 V-FIA-3S
GRK: ὅτι ἐμοὶ κάμψει πᾶν γόνυ
KJV: every knee shall bow to me, and
INT: that to me will bow every knee

Ephesians 3:14 V-PIA-1S
GRK: Τούτου χάριν κάμπτω τὰ γόνατά
NAS: For this reason I bow my knees before
KJV: For this cause I bow my knees
INT: this for reason I bow the knees

Philippians 2:10 V-ASA-3S
GRK: πᾶν γόνυ κάμψῃ ἐπουρανίων καὶ
NAS: KNEE WILL BOW, of those who are in heaven
KJV: knee should bow, of [things] in heaven,
INT: every knee should bow in heaven and

Strong's Greek 2578
4 Occurrences

ἔκαμψαν — 1 Occ.
κάμψῃ — 1 Occ.
κάμψει — 1 Occ.
κάμπτω — 1 Occ.

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