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Strong's #1862 - ἐπάγγελμα

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G1861)
Parts of Speech
neuter noun
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐπάγγ-ελμα, ατος, τό,

1. promise, profession, D. 19.178 (pl.); τὸ Πρωταγόρου ἐ. Arist. Rh. 1402a25, cf. Pl. Prt. 319a; ὑπὸ τοῦ μεγέθους τοῦ ἐ. οὐδὲν θαυμαστὸν ἀπιστεῖν Id. Euthd. 274a: pl., Metrod. ap. Phld. Rh. 1.88S.; ἐπαγγέλματι, opp. κατ' ἀλήθειαν, S.E. M. 1.182.

2. subject of a treatise, that which it purports to contain, τὸ ἐ. τοῦ λόγου D.H. Dem. 33; τὸ ἐ. τοῦ συγγράμματος Ael. Tact.Praef. 7.

3. = cross ἐπαγγελία 7, Crito ap. Gal. 13.878, Id. ap. Aët. 15.16.

4. art, profession, τὸ ἐ. τῆς ἀοτοποιΐας M.Ant. 3.2.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐπάγγελμα, ἐπαγγελματος, τό (ἐπαγγέλλω), a promise: 2 Peter 1:4; 2 Peter 3:13. (Demosthenes, Isocrates, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἐπ -άγγελμα , -τος , τό

(< ἐπαγγέλλω ),

a promise: 2 Peter 1:4; 2 Peter 3:13.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
επαγγελμα επάγγελμα ἐπάγγελμα επαγγελματα επαγγέλματα ἐπαγγέλματα epangelma epángelma epangelmata epangélmata
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