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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3316 - μεσίτης

Transliteration
mesítēs
Phonetics
mes-ee'-tace
Origin
from (3319)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
4:598,585
Definition
Thayer's
  1. one who intervenes between two, either in order to make or restore peace and friendship, or form a compact, or for ratifying a covenant
  2. a medium of communication, arbitrator
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 996 ‑ בַּיִן (bane);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
NAS (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
HCS (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
BSB (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
ESV (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
WEB (6)
Galatians
2
1 Timothy
1
Hebrews
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μεσῑτ-ης, ου, ὁ,

I

1. mediator, umpire, arbitrator, PLille 28.11 (iii B. C.), Plb. 28.17.8 (pl.), Galatians 3:19, etc.; τῶν ὁμολογιῶν D.S. 4.54; θεοῦ καὶ ἀνθρώπων 1 Timothy 2:5; stakeholder, PStrassb. 1.41.14 (iii A. D.).

2. fem. μεσῖτις, ιδος, fili/as mesi=tin tra/pezan paraqe/menoi Luc. Am. 27; φιλίας μ. ἡδονή ib. 54.

II in a middle position, of a limb, Gal. 18(2).861.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μεσίτης , -ου ,

(< μέσος ),

[in LXX: Job 9:33 (H996)*;]

an arbitrator, mediator: Galatians 3:19; c. dupl. gen. pers., θεοῦ κ . ἀνθρώπων , 1 Timothy 2:5; c. gen. rei, διαθήκης , Hebrews 8:6; Hebrews 9:15; Hebrews 12:24; ὁ δε μ . ἑνὸς οὐκ ἔστιν , Galatians 3:20 (v. Lft., in l; and for exx. of this word in Papyri, v. MM, xvi).†


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 proper name (Acts 21:16), which was common among the Greeks, appears e.g. in P Hib I. 41.8 ( c.B.C. 261) ἀπεστ [άλκ ]αμεν πρὸς σὲ Μνάσωνα [τὸ ]ν δοκιμαστὴν μετὰ φυ [λα ]κῆς, ";I have sent to you Mnason the controller under guard"; (Edd.). On the reading of Cod. Beza (D) in Ac l.c. which elucidates the narrative, see Knowling EGT ad l.

 

 

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
μεσιτη μεσίτη μεσίτῃ μεσιτης μεσίτης μεσιτου μεσίτου mesite mesitē mesítei mesítēi mesites mesitēs mesítes mesítēs mesitou mesítou
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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