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Strong's #1866 - Ἐπαίνετος

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Noun Masculine
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Epaenetus = "praiseworthy"
  1. a Christian at Rome, greeted by the Paul in Romans 16:5
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Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἐπαίνετος (so Winers Grammar, § 6, 1 50 (cf. Chandler § 325); Ἐπαίνετος Rec.st T; see Tdf. Proleg., p. 103; Lipsius, Gram. Unters., p. 30f; Roehl, Inscriptions index iii.) (ἐπαινέω), Ἐπαινετου, , Epaenetus, the name of a Christian mentioned in Romans 16:5.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament


(Rec. -τός ), -ου , ,

Epænetus, a Christian of Borne: Romans 16:5.†

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

This proper name (Romans 16:5) is found in an imprecatory tablet from Corcyra, Syll 808.4 : cf. the list of names from Hermopolis Magna Preisigke 599.150 (Ptol.) Ἐπαίνετος Θόαντος, and the fem. in Michel 1503 D. i. 29 (ii/i B.C.) ]παινέτη Ἀριστοβούλου. For the adj., apparently in an active sense, cf. the rhetorical fragment PSI I. 85.4 (iii/A.D.) ἀπομνημόνευμα σύντομον ἐπὶ προσώπου τινὸς ἐπενετόν (l. ἐπαινετόν), ";a concise laudatory memoir regarding some person"; : see further s.v. ἀπομνημόνευμα.


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
επαινετή Επαινετον Ἐπαίνετον Epaineton Epaíneton
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