2620. katakauchaomai
Strong's Concordance
katakauchaomai: to exult over
Original Word: κατακαυχάομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: katakauchaomai
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-ak-ow-khah'-om-ahee)
Definition: to exult over
Usage: I boast against, exult over.
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2620 katakauxáomai (from 2596 /katá, "according to, down to a point" intensifying 2744 /kauxáomai, "boast, speak loudly") – properly, boast down, over-exalting one thing at the expense of another which results in wrong conclusions – i.e. that unjustifiably downgrade by boasting with a sense of false superiority (Ro 11:18; Js 3:14).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kata and kauchaomai
to exult over
NASB Translation
arrogant (2), arrogant toward (1), triumphs over (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2620: κατακαυχάομαι

κατακαυχάομαι, κατακαυχωμαι, 2 person singular κατακαυχᾶσαι (contracted from κατακαυχαεσαι) for the Attic κατακαυχα (Romans 11:18; cf. Winers Grammar, § 13, 2 b.; (Buttmann, 42 (37); Sophocles Lexicon, Introduction, p. 40f; Tdf. Proleg., p. 123f); Lob. ad Phryn., p. 360), imperative 2 person singular κατακαυχῶ (Romans 11:18); (κατά against (cf. κατά, III. 7)); properly, to glory against, to exult over, to boast oneself to the injury of(a person or a thing): τίνος, Romans 11:18; Tdf. in James 3:14; κατά τίνος, ibid. R G L Tr WH (Buttmann, 185 (160); Winer's Grammar, § 30, 9 b. (cf. 432 (402))); ἔλεος (equivalent to ἐλεῶν) κατακαυχᾶται κρίσεως, mercy boasts itself superior to judgment, i. e. full of glad confidence has no fear of judgment, James 2:13. (Zechariah 10:12; Jeremiah 27:10, 38 (), not found in secular authors.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
to exult over, triumph over

From kata and kauchaomai; to exult against (i.e. Over) -- boast (against), glory, rejoice against.

see GREEK kata

see GREEK kauchaomai

Forms and Transliterations
κατακαυχασαι κατακαυχάσαι κατακαυχᾶσαι κατακαυχασθε κατακαυχάσθε κατακαυχᾶσθε κατακαυχαται κατακαυχάται κατακαυχᾶται κατακαυχω κατακαυχῶ κατεκαυχάσθε κατεκαυχώντο katakauchasai katakauchâsai katakauchasthe katakauchâsthe katakauchatai katakauchâtai katakaucho katakauchô katakauchō katakauchō̂
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 11:18 V-PMM/P-2S
GRK: μὴ κατακαυχῶ τῶν κλάδων
NAS: do not be arrogant toward
KJV: Boast not against the branches. But
INT: not Boast against the branches

Romans 11:18 V-PIM/P-2S
GRK: εἰ δὲ κατακαυχᾶσαι οὐ σὺ
NAS: do not be arrogant toward the branches;
KJV: But if thou boast, thou bearest
INT: if moreover you boast against [them] not you

James 2:13 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: ποιήσαντι ἔλεος κατακαυχᾶται ἔλεος κρίσεως
NAS: mercy; mercy triumphs over judgment.
KJV: and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.
INT: having shown mercy triumps over mercy judgment

James 3:14 V-PMM/P-2P
GRK: ὑμῶν μὴ κατακαυχᾶσθε καὶ ψεύδεσθε
NAS: in your heart, do not be arrogant and [so] lie
KJV: your hearts, glory not, and
INT: of you not do boast against and lie

Strong's Greek 2620
4 Occurrences

κατακαυχᾶσαι — 1 Occ.
κατακαυχᾶσθε — 1 Occ.
κατακαυχᾶται — 1 Occ.
κατακαυχῶ — 1 Occ.

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