3895. parapiptó
Strong's Concordance
parapiptó: to fall in, into or away, to fail
Original Word: παραπίπτω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: parapiptó
Phonetic Spelling: (par-ap-ip'-to)
Definition: to fall in, into or away, to fail
Usage: I fall away, fall back (into the unbelieving and godless ways of the old time).
HELPS Word-studies

3895 parapíptō (from 3844 /pará, "from close-beside" and 4098 /píptō, "to fall") – properly, fall away, after being close-beside; to defect (abandon).

3895 /parapíptō ("fallen from a close position") refers to a close-follower of Christ who becomes a defector. It suggests this person (at least at one time) was a believer (note the para). 3895 (parapíptō) is only used in Heb 6:6.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from para and piptó
to fall in, into or away, to fail
NASB Translation
fallen away (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3895: παραπίπτω

παραπίπτω: 2 aorist participle παραπεσων; properly, to fall beside a person or thing; to slip aside; hence, to deviate from the right path, turn aside, wander: τῆς ὁδοῦ, Polybius 3, 54, 5; metaphorically, τῆς ἀληθείας, Polybius 12, 12 (7), 2 ((here Didot edition ἀντέχηται); τοῦ καθηκοντος, 8, 13, 8); equivalent to to err, Polybius 18, 19,6; ἐν τίνι, Xenophon, Hell. 1, 6,4. In the Scriptures, to fall away (from the true faith): from the worship of Jehovah, Ezekiel 14:13; Ezekiel 15:8 (for מָעַל); from Christianity, Hebrews 6:6.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
fall away.

From para and pipto; to fall aside, i.e. (figuratively) to apostatize -- fall away.

see GREEK para

see GREEK pipto

Forms and Transliterations
παραπέπτωκας παραπεσάτω παραπεσείν παραπεσοντας παραπεσόντας παρέπεσε παρέπεσον parapesontas parapesóntas
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Hebrews 6:6 V-APA-AMP
GRK: καὶ παραπεσόντας πάλιν ἀνακαινίζειν
NAS: and [then] have fallen away, it is impossible
KJV: If they shall fall away, to renew them
INT: and having fallen away again to renew

Strong's Greek 3895
1 Occurrence

παραπεσόντας — 1 Occ.

Top of Page
Top of Page