2512. katharismos
Strong's Concordance
katharismos: a cleansing
Original Word: καθαρισμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: katharismos
Phonetic Spelling: (kath-ar-is-mos')
Short Definition: cleansing, purifying, purification
Definition: cleansing, purifying, purification, literal, ceremonial, or moral; met: expiation.
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Cognate: 2512 katharismós (a masculine noun derived from 2511 /katharízō, "to purge") – purification, which results from God removing undesirable admixtures (eliminating impurities).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2512: καθαρισμός

καθαρισμός, καθαρισμοῦ, (καθαρίζω), a cleansing, purification; a ritual purgation or washing (Vulg.purgatio, pnrifcatio, emundatio): used with a genitive of the subjunctive, τῶν Ἰουδαίων, of the washings of the Jews before and after their meals, John 2:6; without a genitive, of baptism (a symbol of moral cleansing), John 3:25; with a genitive of the object, and that a person — of the levitical purification of women after childbirth, Luke 2:22; and of lepers, Mark 1:44; Luke 5:14; with a genitive of the thing, ἁμαρτιῶν or ἁμαρτημάτων, a cleansing from the guilt of sins (see καθαρίζω, 1 b. β.): wrought now by baptism, 2 Peter 1:9, now by the expiatory sacrifice of Christ, Hebrews 1:3 on which cf. Kurtz, Commentary, p. 70; (Exodus 30:10; τῆς ἁμαρτίας μου, Job 7:21; of an atonement, Lucian, asin. 22).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
cleansing, purification

From katharizo; a washing off, i.e. (ceremonially) ablution, (morally) expiation -- cleansing, + purge, purification(-fying).

see GREEK katharizo

Forms and Transliterations
καθαρισμον καθαρισμόν καθαρισμὸν καθαρισμου καθαρισμού καθαρισμοῦ καθαρισμώ katharismon katharismòn katharismou katharismoû
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Strong's Greek 2512
7 Occurrences

καθαρισμὸν — 2 Occ.
καθαρισμοῦ — 5 Occ.

Mark 1:44 N-GMS
GRK: περὶ τοῦ καθαρισμοῦ σου ἃ
NAS: and offer for your cleansing what
KJV: thy cleansing those things
INT: for the cleansing of you what

Luke 2:22 N-GMS
GRK: ἡμέραι τοῦ καθαρισμοῦ αὐτῶν κατὰ
NAS: the days for their purification according
KJV: of her purification according
INT: days of the purification of them according to

Luke 5:14 N-GMS
GRK: περὶ τοῦ καθαρισμοῦ σου καθὼς
NAS: and make an offering for your cleansing, just
KJV: for thy cleansing, according as Moses
INT: for the cleansing of you as

John 2:6 N-AMS
GRK: κατὰ τὸν καθαρισμὸν τῶν Ἰουδαίων
NAS: for the Jewish custom of purification, containing
KJV: after the manner of the purifying of the Jews,
INT: acccording to to the purification of the Jews

John 3:25 N-GMS
GRK: Ἰουδαίου περὶ καθαρισμοῦ
NAS: with a Jew about purification.
KJV: and the Jews about purifying.
INT: [some] Jews about purification

Hebrews 1:3 N-AMS
GRK: δυνάμεως αὐτοῦ καθαρισμὸν τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν
NAS: When He had made purification of sins,
INT: power of him [the] purification of sins

2 Peter 1:9 N-GMS
GRK: λαβὼν τοῦ καθαρισμοῦ τῶν πάλαι
NAS: having forgotten [his] purification from his former
KJV: and hath forgotten that he was purged from his
INT: having reveived the purification the of old

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