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Strong's #4381 - προσωπολήπτης

Transliteration
prosōpolḗptēs
Phonetics
pros-o-pol-ape'-tace
Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4383) and (G2983)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
TDNT
6:779,950
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. an acceptor of persons
  2. one who discriminates
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Acts 1
NAS (3)
Acts 3
CSB (1)
Acts 1
BSB (1)
Acts 1
ESV (1)
Acts 1
WEB (1)
Acts 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

προσωπο-λήπτης, ου, ὁ,

respecter of persons, Acts 10:34.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

προσωπολήπτης (L T Tr WH προσωπολήμπτης (see Mu)), προσωποληπτου, (a Hellenistic formation from πρόσωπον and λαμβάνω; see λαμβάνω, I. 4, p. 370b bottom), an accepter (A. V. respecter) of persons (Vulg. personarum acceptor): Acts 10:34. Not found elsewhere (except in Chrysostom).


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† προσωπο -λήμπτης

(Rec. -λήπτης , v. Bl., § 6, 8), -ου ,

(< πρόσωπον λαμβάνειν , see πρόσωπον ),

a respecter of persons: Acts 10:34

(on this group of cognate forms, v. Mayor, da., 78 f.; and cf. Thackeray, Gr., 44).†


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

For the various forms which this proper noun takes in Acts 7:43 see WH Notes.2, p. 92. In LXX Amos 5:26 from which the quotation in Ac is taken the form is Ῥειφάν or Ῥεφάν replacing כִּיּוּך of the Heb. text, and the word is understood as a corruption of the Assyrian name for the planet Saturn (= Chiun).

 


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
προσωπολημπτης προσωπολήμπτης προσωπολήπτης prosopolemptes prosopolḗmptes prosōpolēmptēs prosōpolḗmptēs
 
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