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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2754 - κενοδοξία

Transliteration
kenodoxía
Phonetics
ken-od-ox-ee'-ah
Origin
from (G2755)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
3:662,426
Definition
Thayer's
  1. vain glory, groundless, self esteem, empty pride
  2. a vain opinion, error
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
Philippians
1
NAS (2)
Philippians
2
HCS (1)
Philippians
1
BSB (1)
Philippians
1
ESV (1)
Philippians
1
WEB (1)
Philippians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κενοδοξ-ία, ἡ,

I liability to vain imagination, Epicur. Sent. 30, Phld. Rh. 1.332 S.

II vanity, conceit, Plb. 3.81.9, LXX Wi. 14.14, D.S. 17.107, Ph. 2.47, Philippians 2:3, Plu. 2.57d, Porph. Mark 15:1-47; esp. of false prudery, Gal. 6.415.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† κενοδοξία , -ας ,

(< κενόδοξος ),

[in LXX: Wisdom of Solomon 14:14, 2 Maccabees 2:15; 2 Maccabees 8:10*;]

1. foolish fancy, vain opinion, error (LXX, ll. c.).

2. vainglory, groundless conceit: Philippians 2:3.†


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 usual late Greek citations for this word (Philippians 2:3) we may add Vett. Val. p. 358.31 ἀλλά τινες σφαλέντες καὶ θρυληθέντες ἐδυστύχησαν, ματαίαν τὴν ἐγχειρισθεῖσαν κτησάμενοι κενοδοξίαν. The Latins adopted this word.

 

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
κενοδοξιαν κενοδοξίαν kenodoxian kenodoxían
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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