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Strong's #2977 - λάθρα

Transliteration
láthra
Phonetics
lath'-rah
Origin
from (G2990)
Parts of Speech
Adverb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. secretly
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4565 ‑ מִסְתָּר (mis‑tawr');  5643 ‑ סִתְרָה (say'‑ther, sith‑raw');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
NAS (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
HCS (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
BSB (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
ESV (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
WEB (4)
Matthew
2
John
1
Acts
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

λάθρα· αἱ δίκαι

(Elean), Hsch. λάθρα, λάθρᾳ, v. cross λάθρῃ.

λάθρῃ [ ],

Att. λάθρᾳ,

1. Adv., (λανθάνω) secretly, by stealth, ὁ δέ οἱ παρελέξατο λάθρῃ Il. 2.515; ἀνήρ, ὃς ἐμίσγετο λάθρῃ Od. 15.430; λάθρῃ κτείναντες treacherously, 17.80; ἀλλά τε λάθρῃ γυῖα βαρύνεται imperceptibly, Il. 19.165: in Trag. and Att., S. Aj. 1137, OT 386, Ar. Ra. 746, Th. 4.39, Pl. R. 347b, etc.

2. c. gen., λάθρῃ τινός unknown to one, λάθρῃ Λαομέδοντος Il. 5.269; λάθρῃ τῶν ἄλλων στρατηγῶν Hdt. 8.112, cf. 9.90, S. OT 787, OC 354, Ar. V. 347, X. An. 1.3.8. Freq. written λάθρα, λάθρη in codd. and Pap., but λάθραι (i.e. λάθρᾳ) in UPZ 19.28 (ii B. C.) and in some of the best codd., as the Laurentian of Sophocles, also in POxy. 16 of Th. l. c. (i A. D.):

other forms are

λάθρᾰ, h.Cer.240, E.Fr.1132.28;

λαθρηδόν, AP7.202 (Anyt.);

λαθρηδά, Luc.Cal.21;

λαθρηδίς, Hdn.Gr.1.512 (-δως (sic), Cyr.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

λάθρᾳ

(Att..; in Hom., -ρῃ , Rec. -ρα ),

adv.,

[in LXX chiefly for ‎H5643;]

secretly: Matthew 1:19; Matthew 2:7, Mark 5:33 (WH, mg.), John 11:28, Acts 16:37.†


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

λάθρα, which Moulton (Gr. ii. p. 84) prefers to write instead of λάθρᾳ, occurs in P Par 22.28 (B.C. 165) τοῦτον (sc. λίνον) λάθρα κομισάμενος : cf. BGU IV. 1141.48 (B.C. 14). See also Boisacq (p. 549) who treats the form as an instrumental singular.

 

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
λαθρα λάθρα λάθρᾳ λαθραίως λάθριος lathra láthrāi
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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