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Strong's #350 - ἀνακρίνω

Transliteration
anakrínō
Phonetics
an-ak-ree'-no
Origin
from (G303) and (G2919)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
3:943,469
Definition
Thayer's
  1. examine or judge
    1. to investigate, examine, enquire into, scrutinise, sift, question
      1. specifically in a forensic sense of a judge to hold an investigation
      2. to interrogate, examine the accused or witnesses
    2. to judge of, estimate, determine (the excellence or defects of any person or thing
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2713 ‑ חָקַר (khaw‑kar');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
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KJV (18)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
12
NAS (19)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
13
HCS (16)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
10
BSB (16)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
10
ESV (15)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
9
WEB (18)
Luke
1
Acts
5
1 Corinthians
12
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀνακρίνω,

I

1. examine closely, interrogate, esp. judicially, Παυσανίαν Th. 1.95, cf. Antipho 2.1.9, Pl. Smp. 201e; ἀ. τινὰ πόθεν ζῇ Diph. 32.3; sound a person, LXX 1 Samuel 20:12.

2. inquire into, ἀ. τοὺς ἐργασαμένους Antipho 2.3.2; τὴν [αἰτίαν ] Phld. Po. 994 Fr. 21, cf. Lib. p.21 O.: Med., ἀ. ποινὰ τίς ἔσται what remedy there shall be, Pi. P. 4.63.

II

1. examine magistrates so as to prove their qualification, D. 57.66 and 70.

2. of the magistrates, examine persons concerned in a suit, so as to prepare the matter for trial, And. 1.101, Isa 5.32; ὁ ἄρχων ἀνέκρινε πᾶσιν ὑμῖν καὶ ἀνακρίνας ει[]σήγαγεν εἰς τὸ δικαστήριον D. 48.31, cf. Arist. Ath. 56.6: Pass., ἀνεκρίθησαν αἱ ἀμφισβητήσεις D. 48.23: Med., οὐκ ἀνεκρίνατο ταύτην [τὴν γραφήν ] he did not have it examined, of the prosecutor, Id. 21.103, cf. 53.17.

3. generally, examine, μάρτυρας SIG 953.46 (Calymna); τινά 1 Corinthians 9:3 : Med., Michel 409.9 (Cos).

4. select, Ps.-Callisth. 3.26.

III in Med., abs., ἀνακρίνεσθαι πρὸς ἑωυτούς dispute, wrangle one with another, Hdt. 9.56.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀνα -κρίνω ,

[in LXX: 1 Samuel 20:12 (H2713), Da LXX Su 1:13, LXX, TH Su 1:48, 51 *;]

to examine, investigate, question (Lft., Notes, 181 f.): Acts 17:11, 1 Corinthians 2:14-15; 1 Corinthians 4:3-4; 1 Corinthians 9:3; 1 Corinthians 10:25; 1 Corinthians 10:27; 1 Corinthians 14:24; in forensic sense (MM, VGT, s.v.; esp. of examination by torture; v. Field, Notes, 120 f.), Luke 23:14, Acts 4:9; Acts 12:19; Acts 24:8; Acts 28:18.†

SYN.: see ἐξετάζω G1833.


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

For the judicial sense ";examine,"; as in 1 Corinthians 9:3, cf. Michel 409.9 (beginning of iii/B.C.) τοὺς μὲν πλεί ]στους τῶν διαφερομένων ἀνα [κρινάμ ]ενοι πολλάκις ἐφ᾽ αὑτοὺς διέλυον συμφ [ερόντως ], Syll 512.46 (ii/B.C.) ἀνακρινάντω δὲ καὶ το [ ]ς μάρτυρας. The substantive (q.v.) is found in the previous line of the latter inscription.

 

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List of Word Forms
ανακριθω ανακριθώ ἀνακριθῶ ανακριναντες ανακρίναντές ἀνακρίναντές ανακρινας ανακρίνας ἀνακρίνας ανακρινει ανακρίνει ἀνακρίνει ανακρινεται ανακρίνεται ἀνακρίνεται ανακρινομεθα ανακρινόμεθα ἀνακρινόμεθα ανακρινοντες ανακρίνοντες ἀνακρίνοντες ανακρινουσιν ἀνακρίνουσίν ανακρινω ανακρίνω ἀνακρίνω ανακρινων ανακρίνων ἀνακρίνων anakrinantes anakrínantés anakrinas anakrínas anakrinei anakrínei anakrinetai anakrínetai anakrino anakrinō anakríno anakrínō anakrinometha anakrinómetha anakrinon anakrinōn anakrínon anakrínōn anakrinontes anakrínontes anakrinousin anakrínousín anakritho anakrithô anakrithō anakrithō̂
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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