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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1728 - ἐνάρχομαι

Transliteration
enárchomai
Phonetics
en-ar'-khom-ahee  
Word Origin
from (1722) and (756)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to begin, to make a beginning
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2490 ‑ חָלַל (khaw‑lal');  7101 ‑ קָצִין (kaw‑tseen');  7223 ‑ רִאשֹׁן (ree‑shone', ree‑shone');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Galatians 1
Philippians 1
Galatians 1
Philippians 1
Galatians 1
Philippians 1
BYZ TIS TR
V-ADP-NPM 1
V-ADP-NSM 1
V-ADP-NPM 1
V-ADP-NSM 1
V-ADP-NPM 1
V-ADP-NSM 1
NA WH
V-ADP-NPM 1
V-ADP-NSM 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition
 ἐνάρχομαι: 1aorist ἐνηρξαμην; to begin, make a beginning: with the dative of the thing from which the beginning is made, Galatians 3:3; τί, Philippians 1:6; 2 Corinthians 8:6 Lachmann edition min. ( Polybius, Dionysius Halicarnassus, Plutarch, Lucian; generally with the genitive of the thing begun, as in Sirach 36:29 (Sirach 36:26>); Sirach 38:16>; 1 Maccabees 9:54. in Euripides, with the accusative, of beginning sacrificial rites; at length, to govern, rule, with the genitive Joshua 10:24 the Sept.) (Compare: προ(ενάρχομαι.)

ἐνγράφω, see ἐν, III:2,3.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐν -άρχομαι ,

[in LXX chiefly for H2490 hi.;]

to begin, make a beginning: Galatians 3:3, Philippians 1:6.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The ritual sense, which underlies this word in classical Greek, may perhaps still be latent in its two NT occurrences Galatians 3:3, Philippians 1:6 (cf. 2 Corinthians 8:6 B), but how completely the simple sense ";begin"; prevailed in late Greek may be seen from P Tebt I. 24.34 (B.C. 117) διαλαμβάνοντες εἰς ἀπραξίαν ἡμᾶς περιστήσειν ὁπότε δὴ ἐνάρξασθαι, ἀνεχώρησαν κτλ., ";supposing that they would bring me to a standstill at the commencement, they retired etc."; (Edd.) : cf..36 ἐναρχομένου τ [οῦ Με ]χείρ, ";at the beginning of Mecheir."; See also Vett. Val. p. 212.25 ἐὰν δέ πως καὶ ἕτερόν τινα ἐναρξάμενον πράγματος εὕρῃς κτλ.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
έναρξαι εναρξαμενοι εναρξάμενοι ἐναρξάμενοι εναρξαμενος εναρξάμενος ἐναρξάμενος εναρχομένη εναρχόμενος εναρχομένου εναρχομένους ενάρχου ενήρκτο enarxamenoi enarxámenoi enarxamenos enarxámenos

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