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Strong's #1036 - βυθίζω

Transliteration
bythízō
Phonetics
boo-thid'-zo
Origin
from (G1037)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to plunge into the deep, to sink
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
NAS (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
HCS (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
BSB (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
ESV (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
WEB (2)
Luke
1
1 Timothy
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

βῠθ-ίζω,

I sink a ship, S. Fr. 552; μίαν πεντήρη ἐβύθισαν Plb. 2.10.5; let down, ἀγκύρας Them. in Ph. 133.20; bury, plunge, ἑρπετόν.. ἐν μυχῷ τοῦ πηλοῦ Luc. Alex. 13: Pass., of a ship, etc., sink, D.S. 11.18, Babr. 117.1, Plu. Caes. 49, D.Chr. 63.3; of a person, to be plunged into the sea, Plu. 2.831d.

II overwhelm, submerge, of a flood, οἰκίας Plu. 2.306f: Pass., Id. Daed. 7.

III metaph., β. ἀνθρώπους εἰς ὄλεθρον 1 Timothy 6:9 : Pass., to be ruined, τοὺς διὰ φιλοκερδίαν βυθιζομένους Phld. Mort. 33; τὸ νῆφον ὑπὸ τοῦ πάθους βυθίζεται Alciphr. 1.13; νοῦς βυθισθεὶς θυμῷ ἢ ἐπιθυμίᾳ Simp. in Ph. 273.11, cf. Hld. 7.12.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** βυθίζω

(< βυθός ),

[in LXX: 2 Maccabees 12:4 *;]

trans., to cause to sink, to sink: metaph., εἰς ὄλεθρον , 1 Timothy 6:9; pass., to sink, intrans.: Luke 5:7.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The figurative use in 1 Timothy 6:9 may be illustrated by Syll 324.7 (i/B.C.) συνεχέσι πολέμοις καταβυθισθ [ε ] [σαν τὴν πόλιν . See also Alciphron I. 16, 1 (= Schepers, p. 19) τὸ νῆφον ἐν ἐμοὶ συνεχῶς ὑπὸ τοῦ πάθους βυθίζεται (cited by Dibelius HZNT ad 1 Timothy 6:9).

 

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
βυθιζεσθαι βυθίζεσθαι βυθιζουσι βυθίζουσι βυθίζουσιν buthizesthai buthizousin bythizesthai bythízesthai bythizousin bythízousin
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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