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Strong's #2659 - κατάνυξις

Transliteration
katányxis
Phonetics
kat-an'-oox-is
Origin
from (G2660)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
3:626,419
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a pricking, piercing
  2. severe sorrow, extreme grief
  3. insensibility or torpor of mind, such as extreme grief easily produces
    1. hence a "spirit of stupor", which renders their souls torpid so insensible that they are not affected at all by the offer made them of salvation through the Messiah
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 8639 ‑ תַּרְדֵּמָה (tar‑day‑maw');  8653 ‑ תַּרְעֵלָה (tar‑ay‑law');  
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Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κατά-νυξις, εως, ἡ,

1. stupefaction, bewilderment, ἐπότισας ἡμᾶς οἶνον -νύξεως LXX Psalms 59:3(60).3, cf. Isaiah 29:10.

2. contrition, Just. Nov. 137.6 Intr.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

κατά -νυξις , -εως ,

(< κατανύσσω , q.v.),

[in LXX: Psalms 60:3 (H8653), Isaiah 29:10 (H8639)*;]

1. a pricking.

2. (Perhaps through resembl. of κατανύσσω to -νυστάζω ), torpor of mind, stupefaction: Romans 11:8 (LXX) (v. ICC, in l; Field, Notes, 157).†


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

This NT ἅπ. εἰρ. (Romans 11:8) occurs in Pelagia-Legenden, p. 3.7 πάσης γὰρ ὠφελείας καὶ κατανύξεως πεπλήρωται τὸ διήγημα, where it seems to have the unusual meaning of ";incitement,"; ";stimulus.";

 

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
κατανυξεως κατανύξεως katanuxeos katanuxeōs katanyxeos katanyxeōs katanýxeos katanýxeōs
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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