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#255 - ἀλυσιτελής

Transliteration
alysitelḗs
Phonetics
al-oo-sit-el-ace'
Origin
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and the base of (G3081)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
None
Definition
  1. unprofitable, hurtful, pernicious
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀλῡσῐ-τελής, ές,

I unprofitable, Pl. Cra. 417d, X. Oec. 14.5, Polystr. p.18 W.; of a person, ἀ. τῇ πόλει Bato 2.9: Sup. -έστατος Aeschin. 1.105. Adv. -λῶς X. Mem. 1.7.2, Hierocl. in CA 12p.447M., etc.

II Medic., unfavourable, of symptoms, Hp. Prog. 14.

* ἀ-λυσιτελής, -ές

(cf. λυσιτελέω ), unprofitable: Hebrews 13:17.†


Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Tebt I. 6831 (B.C. 117–6) τῶ [ν ] ἀλυσιτελῶν γενῶν of inferior crops, ";unprofitable"; by comparison with wheat.

 

 

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αλυσιτελες αλυσιτελές ἀλυσιτελὲς αλφϊτα άλφιτον αλφίτου αλφίτων άλφος αλώθ alusiteles alysiteles alysitelès
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