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#815 - ἄτεκνος

Transliteration
áteknos
Phonetics
at'-ek-nos
Origin
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and (G5043)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
None
Definition
  1. without offspring, childless
Strong #: 6185 ‑ עֲרִירִי (ar‑ee‑ree');  7921 ‑ שָׁכַל (shaw‑kole');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄτεκν-ος, ον,

I without children, childless, barren, Hes. Op. 602, A. Th. 828 (lyr.), S. El. 164 (lyr.), Arist. EN 1099b4, Tab.Heracl. 1.151, etc.; of animals and fishes, Arist. HA 577a3, GA 755b19: also c. gen., ἄ. ἀρσένων παίδων E. Ba. 1305. Adv. -νως Sch. E. Or. 206.

II in causal sense, λειχὴν ἄφυλλος ἄ. A. Eu. 785. [ ἄτε κνος S. l. c., ἄτε κνος A. and E. ll.cc.]

ἄτεκνος , -ον

(< τέκνον ),

[in LXX: Genesis 15:2, Leviticus 20:20-21 (H6185), Isaiah 49:21, Jeremiah 18:21 (H7921), Sirach 16:3 *;]

childless: Luke 20:28-29.†


Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Lond 23.13 (B.C. 158–7) (= I. p. 38) διὰ τὸ ἄτεκνόν με εἶναι . The word is common in connexion with dispositions of property, etc., e.g. P Oxy II. 249.10 ff. (A.D. 80) τοῦ ὁμογνησίου μου ἀδελφοῦ Ποπλίου . . . μ [ε ]τηλλαχότος ἀτέκνου , P Amh II. 72.8 (A.D. 246) ἀτέκνου καὶ ἀδιαθέτου ";childless and intestate."; P Strass I. 29.33 (A.D. 289), al. Cf. also BGU II. 648.15 (A.D. 164 or 196) ἐπεὶ καὶ ἄτεκν [ός ] εἰμι καὶ οὐδὲ ἐμαυτῆι ἀπαρκεῖν δύναμαι .

 

 

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List of Word Forms
αποτεκνωθώ άτεκνοι ατεκνος άτεκνος ἄτεκνος ατεκνουμένη ατεκνούσα ατεκνούσαν ατεκνωθήναι ατεκνωθήσεται ατεκνωθήσονται ατεκνώσει ητεκνώθησαν ητέκνωμαι ητεκνωμένη ητέκνωσε ητέκνωσέ ateknos áteknos
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