katara: a curseOriginal Word: κατάρα, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (kat-ar'-ah)
Short Definition: a curse, cursing
Definition: cursing; a curse; meton: a doomed one.
2671 katára (from 2596 /katá, "according to, down" and 685 /ará, "a curse") – properly, what has "to go down" (penalties received) due to condemnation, i.e. the penalty-curse that results when God Himself curses (condemns) something.Word Origin
from kata and ara
accursed (1), curse (3), cursed (1), cursing (1).
STRONGS NT 2671: κατάρα
κατάρα, κατάρας, ἡ (κατά and ἄρα, cf. German Verfiuchung,Verwünschung (cf. κατά, III. 4)); the Sept. chiefly for כְּלָלָה; an execration, imprecation, curse: opposed to εὐλογία to being cursed (which see), James 3:10; γῆ κατάρας ἐγγύς, near by God, i. e. to being given up to barrenness (the allusion is to Genesis 3:17f), Hebrews 6:8; ὑπό κατάραν εἶναι, to be under a curse, i. e. liable to the appointed penalty of being cursed, Galatians 3:10; ἐξαγοράζειν τινα ἐκ τῆς κατάρας, to redeem one exposed to the threatened penalty of a curse, Galatians 3:13; τέκνα κατάρας, men worthy of execration, 2 Peter 2:14; abstract for the concrete, one in whom the curse is exhibited, i. e. undergoing the appointed penalty of cursing, Galatians 3:13; ἐγώ κατάρα ἐγενήθην, Protevangelium Jacobi,
c. 3. (Aeschylus, Euripides, Plato, others.)<1>
From kata (intensive) and ara; imprecation, execration -- curse(-d, ing).
see GREEK kata
see GREEK ara καταρα κατάρα κατάραι κατάραις καταραν κατάραν καταρας κατάρας katara katára kataran katáran kataras katáras
Strong's Greek 2671
κατάρα — 2 Occ.
κατάραν — 1 Occ.
κατάρας — 3 Occ.
Galatians 3:10 N-AFS
BIB: εἰσὶν ὑπὸ κατάραν εἰσίν γέγραπται
NAS: are under a curse; for it is written,
KJV: under the curse: for
INT: are under a curse are it has been written
Galatians 3:13 N-GFS
BIB: ἐκ τῆς κατάρας τοῦ νόμου
NAS: redeemed us from the curse of the Law,
KJV: from the curse of the law,
INT: from the curse of the law
Galatians 3:13 N-NFS
BIB: ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν κατάρα ὅτι γέγραπται
NAS: having become a curse for us -- for it is written,
KJV: of the law, being made a curse for us:
INT: for us a curse it has been written
Hebrews 6:8 N-GFS
BIB: ἀδόκιμος καὶ κατάρας ἐγγύς ἧς
NAS: and close to being cursed, and it ends
KJV: and [is] nigh unto cursing; whose end
INT: [is] rejected and a curse near to of which
James 3:10 N-NFS
BIB: εὐλογία καὶ κατάρα οὐ χρή
NAS: [both] blessing and cursing. My brethren,
KJV: blessing and cursing. My brethren,
INT: blessing and cursing Not ought
2 Peter 2:14 N-GFS
BIB: πλεονεξίας ἔχοντες κατάρας τέκνα
NAS: trained in greed, accursed children;
KJV: with covetous practices; cursed children:
INT: in craving having of curse children