anachóreó: to go back, withdrawOriginal Word: ἀναχωρέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (an-akh-o-reh'-o)
Short Definition: I return, retire, depart, withdraw
Definition: I return, retire, withdraw, depart (underlying idea perhaps of taking refuge from danger or of going into retirement).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from ana and chóreó
to go back, withdraw
departed (1), gone (1), gone aside (1), leave (1), left (3), stepping aside (1), withdrew (6).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 402: ἀναχωρέω
ἀναχωρέω, ἀναχόρω; 1 aorist ἀνεχώρησα; (frequent in Greek writings);
1. to go back, return: Matthew 2:12f (others refer this to next entry).
2. to withdraw;
a. universally, so as to leave room: Matthew 9:24.
b. of those who through fear seek some other place, or shun sight: Matthew 2:14, 22; Matthew 4:12; Matthew 12:15; Matthew 14:13; Matthew 15:21; Matthew 27:5; Mark 3:7; John 6:15 (Tdf. φεύγει); Acts 23:19 (κατ' ἰδίαν); Acts 26:31. see GREEK ana see GREEK choreo
see GREEK ana
see GREEK choreo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 402
ἀναχωρήσαντες — 1 Occ.
Ἀναχωρησάντων — 1 Occ.
ἀναχωρήσας — 1 Occ.
Ἀναχωρεῖτε — 1 Occ.
ἀνεχώρησαν — 1 Occ.
ἀνεχώρησεν — 9 Occ.
Matthew 2:12 V-AIA-3P
GRK: ἄλλης ὁδοῦ ἀνεχώρησαν εἰς τὴν
NAS: to Herod, the magi left for their own country
KJV: to Herod, they departed into their own
INT: another route they withdrew into the
Matthew 4:12 V-AIA-3S
Matthew 27:5 V-AIA-3S
Acts 23:19 V-APA-NMS