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Strong's #1993 - ἐπιστομίζω

Transliteration
epistomízō
Phonetics
ep-ee-stom-id'-zo
Origin
from (G1909) and (G4750)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to bridle or stop up the mouth
  2. metaph. to stop the mouth, reduce to silence
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (2)
Titus
2
NAS (1)
Titus
1
HCS (1)
Titus
1
BSB (1)
Titus
1
ESV (1)
Titus
1
WEB (2)
Titus
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐπιστομ-ίζω,

Att. fut. -ῐῶ D. 7.33: (στόμα):

I bridle, curb, ἵππον cj. in Ph. 1.85; [ δελφῖνας ] Philostr. Im. 2.18: metaph., curb, bridle, τοὺς ἐχθρούς Ar. Eq. 845, cf. D. 7.33, Aeschin. 2.110, Titus 1:11; τὴν Ἰουδαίων νεωτεροποιίαν J. AJ 17.10.1; silence a speaker, Philostr. VS 2.30, cf. Ph. 2.191; οἷον ἐ. καὶ χαλινοῦντες τὸ φιλόφωνον Plu. 2.967b: Pass., ἐπεστομίσθη Pl. Grg. 482e.

II. of flute-players, ἐ. ἑαυτὸν φορβειᾷ καὶ αὐλοῖς put on the mouthpiece and flutes, Plu. 2.713d; but ὁ αὐλὸς ἐ. Id. Alc. 2: hence, gag, Luc. Merc. Cond. 7.

III. throw on his face, τινά Id. Pr.Im. 10, Cal. 12.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἐπι -στομίζω

(< στόμα ),

to bridle; metaph., to stop the mouth, to silence: Titus 1:11.†


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

To the exx. of this rare verb (Titus 1:11), we may add Philostr. Opera ii. p. 122.8 (ed. Kayser) ἐπεστόμιζεν αὐτόν, and ib. p. 370.24. Cf. also the use of ἐνστομίζω in the magical papyrus P Par 574.2174.

 

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
επεστράτευσαν επιστομιζειν επιστομίζειν ἐπιστομίζειν επιστρατεύσαι epistomizein epistomízein
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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