Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4036 - περίλυπος
- very sad, exceedingly sorrowful
- overcome with sorrow so much as to cause one's death
very sad, deeply grieved, Hp. Acut. 42; opp. περιχαρής, Isoc. 1.42, Arist. EN 1124a16; στυγνὸς καὶ π . Demad. 17, cf. LXX Genesis 4:6, al.
περί -λυπος , -ον ,
[in LXX: Psalms 42:5; Psalms 42:11, 1 Esdras 8:69, al.;]
very sad, deeply grieved: Matthew 26:38, Mark 6:26; Mark 14:34, Luke 18:23.†
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πληροφορία does not occur in classical writers or the LXX, and in the NT appears as a rule to have passed into the meaning ";full assurance,"; ";confidence"; (1 Thessalonians 1:5, Colossians 2:2, Hebrews 10:22) : cf. Clem. R Cor 42 μετὰ πληροφορίας πνεύματος ἁγίου ἐξῆλθον εὐαγγελιζόμενοι. In Hebrews 6:11 the meaning is less subjective, ";fulness"; (";impletio sive consummatio,"; Grotius). The only instance of the subst. we can cite from the papyri is P Giss I. 87.25 τ ]ὴν πληροφο [ρίαν, unfortunately in a very broken context.
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