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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #103 - ᾄδω
ἄδω, Att. contr. for ἀείδω, q.v. ἀδῶ· ἀρεσκω, Hsch.
(Attic form of Ion, and poët. ἀείδω ),
[in LXX chiefly for H7891;]
(a) intrans., c. dat. (MM, VGT, s.v.), of praise to God: Ephesians 5:19, Colossians 3:16;
(b) trans., c. cogn. acc: ᾠδήν , Revelation 5:9; Revelation 14:3; Revelation 15:3.†
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For the dative construction as in Ephesians 5:19, Colossians 3:16, cf. from the LXX Judith 16:1(2) ᾄσατε τῷ κυρίῳ, and such passages as Philostr. Imag. i. xi. 780 Καΰστρῳ ταῦτα καὶ Ἴστρῳ ᾄσονται, Heliod. Aethiop. v. 15 ἐμβατήρια ᾄδ. Διονύσῳ (Nägeli, p. 42). For the passive see P Giss I. 99.8 (ii/iii A.D.) ὕμνοι μὲν ἄι [δονται ] γλώτ ̣τῃ ξενικῇ.
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