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Strong's #1463 - ἐγκομβόομαι

Transliteration
enkombóomai
Phonetics
eng-kom-bo'-om-ahee
Origin
middle voice from (G1722) and komboo (to gird)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
2:339,196
Definition
Thayer's
  1. knot or band by which two things are fastened together, to fasten or gird one's self
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
1 Peter
1
NAS (1)
1 Peter
1
HCS (1)
1 Peter
1
BSB (1)
1 Peter
1
WEB ( 0 )
WEB (1)
1 Peter
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐγκομβ-όομαι,

I Med., (κόμβος) bind a thing on oneself, wear it constantly, Apollod.Car. 4, 1 Peter 5:5.

II Pass., = δέομαι, ἐνειλοῦμαι (Hsch.), Epich. 7.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ἐγ -κομβόομαι , -οῦμιι

(< κόμβος , a knot, whence ἐγκόμβωμα , a garment tied on over others, used especially of a frock or apron worn by slaves),

to put on oneself, as a garment, gird on: ἀλλήλοις τ . ταπεινοφροσύνην (as for service, RV, cf. Thayer, s.v., but cf. also ICC, in l), 1 Peter 5:5.†


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

We have found no instance of this rare verb (1 Peter 5:5) in our sources. Suidas (Lex. s.v.) cites a passage from Apollodorus of Carystus, a comic poet of iv/B.C., where the meaning apparently is ";gird something on oneself"; : cf. MGr κομβόω = ";button."; For an interesting, though, it seems to us, doubtful interpretation of the Petrine passage, see Bigg ICC ad l.

 

 

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Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
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List of Word Forms
εγκομβωσασθε εγκομβώσασθε ἐγκομβώσασθε enkombosasthe enkombōsasthe enkombṓsasthe
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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