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Strong's #3529 - νίκη

Transliteration
níkē
Phonetics
nee'-kay
Origin
apparently a primary word
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
4:942,634
Definition
Thayer's
  1. victory
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5331 ‑ נֶצַח (neh'‑tsakh, nay'‑tsakh);  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
1 John
1
NAS (1)
1 John
1
HCS (1)
1 John
1
BSB (1)
1 John
1
ESV (1)
1 John
1
WEB (1)
1 John
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

νίκ-η [], ,

I

1. victory, ν. φαίνεται Μενελάου victory clearly belongs to M., Il. 3.457, cf. Alc. 80, etc.; μάχης ν. Il. 7.26, 8.171; ν. πολέμου Pl. Lg. 641a, cf. c; ἡ ἐν τῷ πολέμῳ ν. ib. 647b: freq. of victory in the games, Ἰσθμία ν. Pi. I. 2.13; ν. παγκρατίου or ἀπὸ π., ib. 7(6).22, 6(5).60: c. gen. objecti, ν. ἀντιπάλων victory over.., Ar. Eq. 521; ἡ τῶν ἡδονῶν ν. Pl. Lg. 840c: c. gen. rei, τῶν πολεμικῶν ν. X. Mem. 3.4.5; ν. δοῦναί τινι Il. 16.845, etc.; ν. καὶ κράτος S. El. 85; νίκην νικᾶν τινα, v. νικάω 1.1, 11.1b.

2. later, generally, mastery, ascendancy, etc., in all relations, νίκην διασῴζεσθαι to keep the fruits of victory, X. Cyr. 4.2.26, cf. 4.1.15.

3. success in a lawsuit, Od. 11.544; in the concrete, damages, etc., recovered, Leg.Gort. 9.31.

II

1. pr. n., Nike, the goddess of victory, Hes. Th. 384, cf. Pi. I. 2.26, etc.; Νίκη Ἀθάνα Πολιάς S. Ph. 134, cf. E. Ion 457 (lyr.), 1529.

2. Astrol., name of sixth κλῆρος, Paul.Al. K. 3, Cat.Cod.Astr. 1.160.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

νίκη , -ης , ,

[in LXX: 1 Chronicles 29:11 (H5331), freq. in 1-4 Mac;]

victory: 1 John 5:4.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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νικη νίκη νίκην nike nikē níke níkē
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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