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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3542 - νομή

Transliteration
nomḗ
Phonetics
nom-ah'
Origin
from the same as (G3551)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. pasturage, fodder, food
    1. fig. he shall not want the needful supplies for the true life
  2. growth, increase
    1. of evils spreading like a gangrene
    2. of ulcers
    3. of a conflagration
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4769 ‑ מַרְבֵּץ (mar‑bates');  4829 ‑ מִרְעֶה (meer‑eh');  4999 ‑ נָוָה (naw‑aw');  5116 ‑ נָוָה (naw‑veh', naw‑vaw');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
John
1
NAS (2)
John
1
2 Timothy
1
HCS (2)
John
1
2 Timothy
1
BSB (2)
John
1
2 Timothy
1
ESV (1)
John
1
WEB (2)
John
1
2 Timothy
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

νομ-ή, ἡ,

(νέμω)

I

1. pasturage, ἀμφίβιον.. ἔδωκε ν. βατράχοισι Κρονίων Batr. 59; νομὰς νέμειν Hdt. 1.110; νομὰς νέμεσθαι ib. 78, cf. Pl. Lg. 679a, Arist. HA 575b4, etc.; ποιμνίων νομαί S. OT 761: in concrete sense, νομαὶ βοσκημάτων herds, X. An. 3.5.2.

2. food from pasturing, Pl. Criti. 111 C, etc.; αἷμα, ν. σαρκῶν Id. Ti. 80e; ἡ προσήκουσα ψυχῆς ν. Id. Phdr. 248b; ν. τῶν μελιττῶν τὸ θύμον Arist. HA 626 b20, cf. PCair.Zen. 520.10 (iii B.C.).

3. feeding, grazing, of herds, νομὴν ποιεῖσθαι, = νέμεσθαι, Arist. HA 596a14. metaph., spreading, ν. πυρός Plb. 1.48.5, Plu. Alex. 35; freq. of sores, etc., ν. ποιεῖσθαι spread, Plb. 1.81.6; ὡς γάγγραινα, ν. ἕξει 2 Timothy 2:17, cf. Ascl ap. Gal. 12.995; ἵσταται ἡ ν., of baldness, Id.ib.411; νομαί spreading ulcers, Hp. Prorrh. 2.13, cf. Gal. 13.860,al.; ν. σαρκὸς θηριώδεις Plu. 2.165e.

II

1. division, distribution, Hdt. 2.52 (pl.), Pl. Prt. 321c, al.; of an inheritance, D. 36.12; ἡ πατρῴα (v.l. πατρῴων) ν. Arist. Pol. 1303b34; διεφθαρκὼς νομῇ χρημάτων τὸν δῆμον by largess of money, Aeschin. 2.76, cf. IG 5(1).1346 (Lacon.): in pl., = Lat. donativa, Hdn. 3.8.9, 5.5.8, 6.8.8.

2. paying out or distribution in bandaging, Heliod. ap. Orib. 48.25.1, Gal. 18 (2).741.

III in Law, = Lat. possessio, Wilcken Chr. 41 iii 20 (iii A.D.); μακρᾶς ν. παραγραφή, = longae posses- sionis praescriptio, Mitteis Chr. 374 i 3 (iii A.D.); ν. ἄδικος, = injusta possessio, PTeb. 286.7 (ii A.D.); ἐπὶ νομῆς πέμπειν, = in possessionem mittere, Just. Nov. 53.4.1. ἐν χειρῶν νομαῖς, = ἐν χειρῶν νόμῳ (cf. νόμος 1.1 e), SIG 700.29 (Maced., ii B.C.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

νομή , -ῆς ,

(< νέμω , to pasture),

[in LXX chiefly for H4829, also for H5116, etc.;]

1. a pasture, pasturage: fig., John 10:9.

2. a grazing, feeding; metaph., of a spreading sore, 2 Timothy 2:17 (Polyb.).†


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

";faint-hearted"; (1 Thessalonians 5:14). For the corresponding verb cf. P Petr II. 40 (a).12 cited s.v. ἀνδρίζομαι, and add P Oxy X. 1294.13 (ii/iii A.D.) μὴ ὀλιγοψύχει δὲ [π ]ερὶ τοῦ ἐνοικίου, εἰσάπαξ γὰρ αὐτὸ λήμψῃ, ";do not lose heart about the rent, for you will get it once for all"; (Edd.), and the new astragalos inscr. from Pamphylia in JHS xxxii. (1912) P. 273 μ ]ηδ᾽ [ ]λιγοψύχ [ει. . .

 

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νομαί νομάς νομή νομην νομήν νομὴν νομής nomen nomēn nomḕn
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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