1642. elattoó
Strong's Concordance
elattoó: to make less (in rank or influence)
Original Word: ἐλαττόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: elattoó
Phonetic Spelling: (el-at-to'-o)
Definition: to make less (in rank or influence)
Usage: I make less (inferior).
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from elassón
to make less (in rank or influence)
NASB Translation
decrease (1), lower (2), made (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1642: ἐλαττόω

ἐλαττόω (Buttmann, 7), ἐλάττω: 1 aorist ἠλαττωσα; passive, (present ἐλαττοῦμαι); perfect participle ἠλαττωμενος; (ἐλαττῶν); to make less or inferior: τινα, in dignity, Hebrews 2:7; passive to be made less or inferior: in dignity, Hebrews 2:9; to decrease (opposed to αὐξάνω), in authority and popularity, John 3:30. (Many times in the Sept.; in Greek writings from Thucydides on.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
decrease, make lower.

From elasson; to lessen (in rank or influence) -- decrease, make lower.

see GREEK elasson

Forms and Transliterations
ελαττουσθαι ελαττούσθαι ἐλαττοῦσθαι ηλαττωμενον ηλαττωμένον ἠλαττωμένον ηλαττωσας ηλάττωσας ἠλάττωσας elattomenon elattoménon ēlattōmenon ēlattōménon elattosas eláttosas ēlattōsas ēláttōsas elattousthai elattoûsthai
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Englishman's Concordance
John 3:30 V-PNM/P
GRK: ἐμὲ δὲ ἐλαττοῦσθαι
NAS: increase, but I must decrease.
KJV: but I [must] decrease.
INT: me however to decrease

Hebrews 2:7 V-AIA-2S
GRK: ἠλάττωσας αὐτὸν βραχύ
KJV: him a little lower than the angels;
INT: You did make lower him little

Hebrews 2:9 V-RPM/P-AMS
GRK: παρ' ἀγγέλους ἠλαττωμένον βλέπομεν Ἰησοῦν
NAS: But we do see Him who was made for a little while
KJV: a little lower than
INT: than [the] angels was made lower we see Jesus

Strong's Greek 1642
3 Occurrences

ἠλαττωμένον — 1 Occ.
ἠλάττωσας — 1 Occ.
ἐλαττοῦσθαι — 1 Occ.

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