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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #155 - αἴτημα
αἴτ-ημα, ατος, τό,
I request, demand, Pl. R. 566b, LXX 1 Kings 1:17, Luke 23:24, PFlor. 296.16 (vi A. D.).
II in Logic and Math., postulate, assumption, Arist. APo. 76b23, Plu. Demetr. 3, Luc. Herm. 74.
αἴτημα , -τος , τό
[in LXX chiefly for H7596;]
that which has been asked for, a petition, request: Luke 23:24, Philippians 4:6, 1 John 5:15.†
SYN.: see δέησις G1162.
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Syll 418.62 (iii/A.D.) οὐδεὶς ἡμεῖν ἐνόχλησεν οὔτε ξενίας (αἰτή)ματι οὔτε παροχῆς ἐπιτηδείων. For αἴτησις see P Oxy I. 56.21 ff. (A.D. 211) διέγραψα δὲ τὸ ὡρισμένον τῆς αἰτήσ [εω ]ς τέλος : ";I have paid the appointed tax for making such a request"; (Edd.) : the word is fairly common.
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