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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2008 - ἐπιτιμάω
- to show honour to, to honour
- to raise the price of
- to adjudge, award, in the sense of merited penalty
- to tax with fault, rate, chide, rebuke, reprove, censure severely
- to admonish or charge sharply
ἐπιτιμ-άω, Ion. and Delph.
From G1909 and G5091
ἐπι -τιμυάω , -ῶ ,
[in LXX for H1605, Genesis 37:10, Psalms 9:5, Zechariah 3:2; Sirach 11:7, al.;]
1. to honour.
2. to raise in price.
3. to mete out due measure;
(a) to award;
(b) to censure, rebuke, admonish: absol., 2 Timothy 4:2; c. dat., Matthew 8:26; Matthew 17:13; Matthew 19:13, Mark 4:39; Mark 8:32; Mark 10:13, Luke 4:39; Luke 4:41; Luke 8:24; Luke 9:21; Luke 9:42; Luke 9:55; Luke 17:3; Luke 18:15; Luke 19:39, Judges 1:9; seq. ἵνα , Matthew 12:16; Matthew 16:20; Matthew 20:31, Mark 3:12; Mark 8:30; Mark 10:48, Luke 18:39; seq. λέγων , λέγει , etc., Matthew 16:22, Mark 1:25; Mark 8:33; Mark 9:25, Luke 4:35; Luke 23:40.†
SYN.: ἐλέγχω G1651, q.v.
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ἐπιτιμάω = ";censure,"; ";lay under a penalty,"; as notably in Mk (see Allen ad Mark 8:30), may be illustrated from P Magd 24.5 B.C. 218) ἀγανακτήσαντος δέ μου καὶ ἐπιτιμῶντος αὐτ [ῆι, P Par 42.7 (B.C. 156) μεταπεμψάμενος οὖν αὐτὸν καὶ τὸν φυλακίτην ἐπετίμων αὐτῷ, P Oxy X. 1295.5 (ii/iii A.D.) ἐὰν δὲ μέλλῃς οὕτ ̣ω α ̣ὐ ̣τῷ ἐπιτιμᾶν, and Syll 177.55 (B.C. 303) ὅπω ]ς, ἐάν τινες φαίνωνται μὴ τὰ βέλτιστα νομογραφοῦντες, ἀλλ᾽ [ἀνεπιτήδεια, αὐτοῖς ] ἐπιτιμῶμεν καὶ ζημιῶμεν. In PSI IV. 356.7 (B.C. 253–2) ἐπιτετίμηται is used of χόρτος that has been ";augmented"; in price. For ἐπιτιμή = ";penalty,"; ";fine,"; see P Petr III. 20 versoii. 5 (B.C. 246) τὰς ἐπιτιμὰς εἰς τὸ βασιλικ [ό ]ν, and for the corresponding use of τὸ ἐπίτιμον, see P Gen I. 20.15 (ii/B.C.) προσαποτισάτω ἐπίτιμον παραχρῆμα, P Oxy II. 275.29 (A.D. 66) (= Selections, p. 57) ἐπίτειμον δραχμὰς ἑκατόν, ib. X. 1282.40 (A.D. 83) τό τε βλάβος καὶ ἐπίτειμον, ";the damages and a fine,"; and the large number of exx. from iii/B.C. to iv/A.D. in Berger Strafklauseln, p. 5. Berger (p. 14) also recalls the rare use of ἐπίτιμον = contraband goods,"; as P Tebt I. 39.10 (B.C. 114) ἐλαϊκὸν ἐπίτιμον, ";contraband oil"; (Edd.) : cf. P Petr II. 30 (f).2 ἀπέφαινεν παῖς ὑπάρχειν ἐπίτιμον ἐν τῶι Μητροδώρου ἐποικίωι (δραχμὰ ̣ς ̣) ρ ̄ν ̄, where Mahaffy translates ";the slave showed that there was an assessable value (?) in the dwelling of Metrodorus worth 150 drachmae.";
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