katenanti: over against, oppositeOriginal Word: κατέναντι
Part of Speech: Adverb
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-en'-an-tee)
Short Definition: opposite, in front of
Definition: opposite, in front (of), over against.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
adverb from kata and enanti
over against, opposite
ahead (1), front (1), opposite (4), presence (1), sight (2).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2713: κατέναντι
κατέναντι, adverb; not found in secular authors (Winers Grammar, 102 (97)); in the Sept. mostly for נֶגֶד, לְנֶגֶד, לִפְנֵי (see ἔναντι and ἀπέναντι); properly, over against, opposite, before: followed by the genitive (Buttmann, 319 (273); cf. Winer's Grammar, § 54,6), Mark 11:2; Mark 12:41 (Tr text WH marginal reading ἀπέναντι); Mark 13:3, and L T Tr WIt in Matthew 21:2; L Tr WH text also in Matthew 27:24; ἡ κατέναντι κώμη, the village opposite, Luke 19:30. Metaphorically, with the genitive of person, belove one i. e. he being judge (see ἐνώπιον (especially 2 e. and 1 c.)): τοῦ Θεοῦ, Romans 4:17 (which, by a kind of attraction somewhat rare, is to be resolved κατέναντι Θεοῦ, ᾧ ἐπίστευσε, who is the father of us all according to the judgment and appointment of God, whom he believed, the words καθώς ... τέθεικά forming a parenthesis; cf. Fritzsche at the passage; (Buttmann, 287 (247); but others resolve it, κατέναντι τοῦ Θεοῦ κατέναντι οὗ ἐπίστευσε, cf. Meyer (per contra edition Weiss) at the passage; Winers Grammar, 164 (155))); or, he being witness (in the sight of): τοῦ Θεοῦ, L T Tr WH in 2 Corinthians 2:17 and
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancebefore, over against, opposite
see GREEK kata
see GREEK enanti
Forms and Transliterationsἀπέναντι κατεναντι κατέναντι κατεναντίον κατεντευκτήν apenanti apénanti katenanti katénanti
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2713
κατέναντι — 8 Occ.
Matthew 21:2 Adv
GRK: κώμην τὴν κατέναντι ὑμῶν καὶ
NAS: into the village opposite you, and immediately
INT: village that [is] in front of you and