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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1888 - ἐπαυτοφώρῳ

Transliteration
epautophṓrōi
Phonetics
ep-ow-tof-o'-ro
Origin
from (G1909) and (G846) and (the dative case singular of) a derivative of phor (a thief)
Parts of Speech
Adverb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. in the act
  2. caught in the act of theft
  3. caught in the act of perpetuating any other crime
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
John
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (1)
John
1
BSB (1)
John
1
ESV (1)
John
1
WEB (1)
John
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐπαυτοφωìρῳ

From G1909 and G846 and (the dative singular of) a derivative of φωìρ phōr (a thief)

φώρ, ὁ, gen. φωρός, dat. pl. φωρσί Ael. NA 9.45:

I thief, Hdt. 2.174, etc.; φώρ τινος Pl. R. 334a; Ἀργεῖοι φῶρες Ar. Fr. 57; φ. ἄνθρωποι Paus. 10.15.5; ἔγνω δὲ φώρ τε φῶρα καὶ λύκος λύκον prov. in Arist. EE 1235a9; τὰ τῶν φ. κρείττω prov. in Hyp. Fr. 1: Sup. φώρτατος most thievish, Sophr. 1.

II a kind of bee, prob. robber-bee, Arist. HA 553b9, 625a5.

III φωρῶν λιμήν, a harbour near Athens, a little westward of the Piraeus, used by smugglers, D. 35.28,53, Str. 9.1.14. (Like Lat. fur, from bher- (root of φέρω), cf. ἄγειν καὶ φέρειν.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** αὐτόφωρος , -ον

(< αὐτός , φώρ , a thief),

[in Sm.: Job 34:11 *;]

prop. with ref. to theft, then generally, in the very act: as freq., neut. dat. after ἐπί , John 8:4 (Rec., ἐπαυτοφώρῳ ).†


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
αυτοφωρω αὐτοφώρῳ επαυτοφώρω autophoro autophōrō autophṓroi autophṓrōi
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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