595. apothesis
Strong's Concordance
apothesis: a putting away
Original Word: ἀπόθεσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: apothesis
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-oth'-es-is)
Definition: a putting away
Usage: a putting off, a laying down.
HELPS Word-studies

595 apóthesis (from 659 /apotíthēmi, "put away, let go") – properly, a putting off (letting go) to remove (set something aside); a resignation from a previous obligation; (figuratively) removal, by the supernatural hand of God.

[The prefix (apo) shows 595 (apóthesis) involves a look back (away from what is let go) – to what comes next (L-S).]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from apotithémi
a putting away
NASB Translation
laying aside (1), removal (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 595: ἀπόθεσις

ἀπόθεσις, ἀποθεσεως, ἀποτίθημι, a putting off or away: 2 Peter 1:14; 1 Peter 3:21. (In various senses from Hippocrates and Plato down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
putting away, laying aside

From apotithemi; a laying aside (literally or figuratively) -- putting away (off).

see GREEK apotithemi

Forms and Transliterations
αποθεσις απόθεσις ἀπόθεσις apothesis apóthesis
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Englishman's Concordance
1 Peter 3:21 N-NFS
GRK: οὐ σαρκὸς ἀπόθεσις ῥύπου ἀλλὰ
NAS: saves you -- not the removal of dirt
KJV: (not the putting away of the filth
INT: not of flesh a putting away of [the] filth but

2 Peter 1:14 N-NFS
GRK: ἐστιν ἡ ἀπόθεσις τοῦ σκηνώματός
NAS: knowing that the laying aside of my [earthly] dwelling
KJV: I must put off [this] my
INT: is the putting off of the tabernacle

Strong's Greek 595
2 Occurrences

ἀπόθεσις — 2 Occ.

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