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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

Overmuch

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1: περισσότερος

(Strong's #4055 — comparative — perissoteros — per-is-sot'-er-os )

the comparative degree of perissos, "abundant," is translated "overmuch" in 2 Corinthians 2:7 . See ABUNDANCE , C, No. 2.

Notes: (1) In 2 Corinthians 10:14 , RV, the verb huperekteino, "to stretch out over," is translated "we stretch (not ourselves) overmuch" (AV, ... beyond our measure"). See STRETCH. (2) In 2 Corinthians 12:7 (twice), RV, huperairo, in the Middle Voice, "to uplift oneself," is translated "I should (not) be exalted overmuch," AV, "... above measure." See EXALT.

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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Overmuch'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ved/o/overmuch.html. 1940.

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