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Strong's #255 - ἀλυσιτελής

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and the base of (G3081)
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  1. unprofitable, hurtful, pernicious
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀλῡσῐ-τελής, ές,

I unprofitable, Pl. Cra. 417d, X. Oec. 14.5, Polystr. p.18 W.; of a person, ἀ. τῇ πόλει Bato 2.9: Sup. -έστατος Aeschin. 1.105. Adv. -λῶς X. Mem. 1.7.2, Hierocl. in CA 12p.447M., etc.

II Medic., unfavourable, of symptoms, Hp. Prog. 14.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀλυσιτελής, (ές (λυσιτελής, see λυσιτελέω), unprofitable, (Xenophon, vectig. 4, 6); by litotes, hurtful, pernicious: Hebrews 13:17. (From (Hippocrates) Xenophon down.)

STRONGS NT 255a: ἄλφα ἄλφα, τό, indeclinable: Revelation 1:8; Revelation 21:6; Revelation 22:13. See A.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἀ-λυσιτελής, -ές

(cf. λυσιτελέω ), unprofitable: Hebrews 13:17.†

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

P Tebt I. 6831 (B.C. 117–6) τῶ [ν ] ἀλυσιτελῶν γενῶν of inferior crops, ";unprofitable"; by comparison with wheat.



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
αλυσιτελες αλυσιτελές ἀλυσιτελὲς αλφϊτα άλφιτον αλφίτου αλφίτων άλφος αλώθ alusiteles alysiteles alysitelès
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