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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2252 - ἤμην
- truly, assuredly
A prolonged form of G2358
ἦ μήν , see ἦ G2229.
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This spelling which is found in the TR of Hebrews 6:14, and is common in the LXX, occurs in iii/B.C. papyri, e.g. P Petr III. 56(a).6 (c. B.C. 260) ἦ μὴν ἀποδώσω ὑμῖ [ν, P Rev Llvi. 8 (B.C. 259) ὁρκίσαι ἐν ἱερῶι ἦ μὴν μηθενὸς ἄλλου ἕνεκεν τὴν ζήτησιν ποιεῖσθαι, ";to swear that the search is made for absolutely no other purpose."; See further s.v. εἶ μήν, and cf. Thackeray Gr. i. p. 83 f.
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the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26