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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #372 - ἀνάπαυσις

Transliteration
anápausis
Phonetics
an-ap'-ow-sis
Origin
from (373)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
1:350,56
Definition
Thayer's
  1. intermission, cessation of any motion, business or labour
  2. rest, recreation
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5117 ‑ נוּחַ (noo'‑akh);  5117 ‑ נוּחַ (noo'‑akh);  7257 ‑ רָבַץ (raw‑bats');  7281 ‑ רֶגַע (reh'‑gah);  7676 ‑ שַׁבָּת (shab‑bawth');  8252 ‑ שָׁקַט (shaw‑kat');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (5)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
2
NAS (5)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
2
HCS (5)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
2
BSB (5)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
2
ESV (4)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
1
WEB (5)
Matthew
2
Luke
1
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀνά-παυσις,

poet. ἄμπ-, εως, ἡ,

1. repose, rest, Mimn. 12.2, Pi. N. 7.52, Hp. VM 11, X. Lac. 12.6: esp. relaxation, recreation, Pl. Ti. 59c, X. Cyr. 7.5.47.

2. c. gen. rei, rest from a thing, κακῶν Th. 4.20; πολέμου X. Hier. 2.11; κακῶν Epicur. Ephesians 3 p.61U.; λειτουργίας PFlor. 57.56.

3. Rhet., cadence of a period, Hermog. Id. 1.1, al.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀνά -παυσις , -εως , ή

(ἀνάπαύω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H5117 and its derivatives, H7676 and its cognates (Ex, Le);]

cessation, rest, refreshment: Matthew 11:26; Matthew 12:43, Luke 11:24, Revelation 4:8; Revelation 14:11.†

SYN.: ἄνεσις G425 (lit, the relaxation of the strings of a lyre), prop. signifies the rest or ease which comes from the relaxation of unfavourable conditions, as, e.g. affliction: ἀνάπ , the rest which comes from the temporary cessation of labour (v. Tr., Stn., § xl; Cremer, 827; MM, VGT, s.v.).


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

In P Flor I. 57.56 (A.D. 223–5) a septuagenarian pleads for ";relief"; (ἀναπαύσεω ̣̓) from public duties (λειτουργίαι); and in BGU I. 180.5 (ii/iii A.D.) we read of the πεντ [α ]ετῆ χρό [ν ]ον ἀνα [παύσε ]ως accorded to veterans μετὰ τ [ὴν ἀπό ]λυσιν from military service. As will be seen from the record of the verb below, the essential idea is that of a respite, or temporary rest as a preparation for future toil, which Lightfoot (on Philemon 1:7) finds in ἀναπαύω. This brings out all the better the differentia of κατάπαυσις in Hebrews 4:1-16, the Sabbath followed by no weekday.

 

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
αναπαύσει αναπαύσεις αναπαύσεως αναπαυσιν ανάπαυσιν ανάπαυσίν ἀνάπαυσιν ανάπαυσις anapausin anápausin
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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