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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3315 - μεσιτεύω

Transliteration
mesiteúō
Phonetics
mes-it-yoo'-o
Origin
from (G3316)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
4:598,585
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to act as a mediator between litigating or covenanting parties
    1. to accomplish something by interposing between two parties
    2. to mediate
  2. act as a sponsor or surety
    1. to pledge one's self, give surety
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
Hebrews
1
NAS (1)
Hebrews
1
HCS (1)
Hebrews
1
BSB (1)
Hebrews
1
ESV (1)
Hebrews
1
WEB (1)
Hebrews
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μεσῑτ-εύω,

I

1. act as arbiter or mediator, J. AJ 16.4.3, BGU 709.18 (ii A. D.), Babr. 39.2, etc.; τισι BGU 906.7 (i A. D.), etc.; μ. ὅρκῳ Hebrews 6:17; act as go-between, τῇ Πασιφάῃ πρὸς τὸν ἔρωτα τοῦ ταύρου Eust. 1166.25.

2. trans., mediate, negotiate, τὴν διάλυσιν μ. Plb. 11.34.3; τὰς συνθήκας OGI 437.76 (Pergam., i B. C.), D.H. 9.59, D.S. 19.71; τὰς διαλλαγάς Nic.Dam. 130.29 J.

3. pledge, mortgage property, CPR 1.19 (i A. D.), etc.

4. = μεσιδιόω, χειρόγραφον παρά τινι Möller Pap.Berl. Mus. 2.11 (Pass., i A. D.), Suid.

5. add as a third constituent, χάλκανθον Zos.Alch. p.113 B.

II

1. intr., τὰ χρήματα μ. lies on deposit with a stakeholder, Plb. Fr. 183.

2. lie between, μονάδος καὶ δεκάδος Theol.Ar. 44.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* μεσιτεύω

(< μεσίτης ),

to interpose, mediate: ὅρκῳ , Hebrews 6:17 (MM, ii, 111).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
εμεσιτευσεν εμεσίτευσεν ἐμεσίτευσεν emesiteusen emesíteusen
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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