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Strong's #4080 - πηλίκος

a quantitative form (the feminine) of the base of (G4225)
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  1. how great, how large
    1. in a material reference (denoting geometrical magnitude as distinguished from arithmetical)
    2. in an ethical sense: how distinguished
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Strong #: 3642 ‑ כָּמַהּ (kaw‑mah');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

πηλίκ-ος [ ], η, ον,

interrog. correl. to τηλίκος, ἡλίκος,

how great or large? πηλίκη τις ἔσται ἡ γραμμή; Pl. Men. 82d, cf. 83e; πηλίκον τινὰ οἴεσθε μέγεθος; Eub. 82; after τηλικοῦτος, D. 19.284; πόσα καὶ πηλίκα of what number and magnitude, Plb. 1.2.8: with Art., ὁ πηλίκος; quantulus? Babr. 69.4; τὸ π . magnitude, opp. τὸ ποσόν (quantity), Nicom. Ar. 1.2; ὁ χρόνος . . ἐστὶ μῖγμα πηλίκου καὶ ποσοῦ Dam. Pr. 371 . Adv. - κως Hdn.Gr. 2.925 .

II of what age, π. ἦσθ' ὅθ' ὁ Μῆδος ἀφίκετο; Xenoph. 22.5 .

2. indef., of a certain age, Arist. EN 1134b11: Comp. - ώτερος, f.l. for ἀπηλικέστερος, Aret. SA 2.11 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

πηλίκος, πηλικη, πηλίκον (from ἧλιξ (?)), interrogative, how great, how large: in a material reference (denoting geometrical magnitude as disting. from arithmetical, πόσος) (Plato, Men., p. 82 d.; p. 83 e.; Ptolemy, 1, 3, 3; Zechariah 2:2,(6)), Galatians 6:11, where cf. Winer, Rückert, Hilgenfeld (Hackett in B. D. American edition under the word ; but see Lightfoot or Meyer). in an ethical reference, equivalent to how distinguished, Hebrews 7:4.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

πηλίκος , -η , -ον ,

[in LXX: Zechariah 2:2 (6) (H3642), 4 Maccabees 15:22 *;]

interrog., how large, how great ? (prop., of magnitude, as πόσος of quantity): in exclamations, = ἡλίκος (v. Bl., § 51, 4), Galatians 6:11; of personal greatness, Hebrews 7:4.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

This NT ἅπ. εἰρ. (Matthew 6:7), ";much speaking,"; is found in Vett. Val. p. 108.8 τὰς πολυλογίας παραιτησάμενος, and ib. .23 πολυλογίαις και ́ ποικίλαις μεθόδοις χρησάμενοι. See also s.v. ματαιολόγία, and for the verb cf. ib. p. 175.31 μή τις ἡμᾶς δόξῃ πολυλογεῖν ἢ διαπλέκειν τὴν αἵρεσιν.


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
πηλικοις πηλίκοις πηλίκον πηλικος πηλίκος πηλίνας πήλινον pelikois pelíkois pēlikois pēlíkois pelikos pelíkos pēlikos pēlíkos
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