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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

#587 - ἀπόδεκτος

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Parts of Speech
  1. accepted, acceptable, agreeable
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀποδεκ-τός, όν

(ή, όν prob. l. in Phld. Ir. p.60 W.), acceptable, welcome, OGI 441.100, 1 Timothy 2:3, S.E. M. 11.83, Plu. 2.1061a: Comp. -ότερος Dsc. Eup. 1 Praef. Adv. -τως An.Ox. 3.139, Sch. E. Or. 1680.

* † ἀπό -δεκτος , -ον

(< άποδέχομαι ),

acceptable: 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 5:4. †

Vocabulary of the Greek NT

OGIS 441.100 (i/B.C.) ἀπόδεκ [τα ὑπάρχει ]ν δεῖν. (Ἀπρόσδεκτος is found in the contrary sense P Oxy II. 268.18 (A.D. 58) τὴν ἐσομένην ἔφ [ο ]δον ἄκυρον καὶ πρόσδεκτον (l. ἀπρ.) ὑπάρχειν, ";any claim that is made shall be void and inadmissible"; (Edd.) : cf. the Xanthos inscription Syll 633.9 (ii/A.D.) ἐὰν δέ τις βιάσηται, ἀπρόσδεκτος ἡ θυσία παρὰ τοῦ θεοῦ.) Ἀποδεκτέος ";laudandus"; occurs in Vettius Valens : see under ἀποδέχομαι. The noun ἀποδέκτης, following σίτ (ου), occurs in Ostr 1217 (iii/A.D.), al.


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αποδεκτον απόδεκτον ἀπόδεκτον αποδεσμεύει απόδεσμος apodekton apódekton
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