Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4381 - προσωπολήπτης
- an acceptor of persons
- one who discriminates
προσωπο-λήπτης, ου, ὁ,
respecter of persons, Acts 10:34.
*† προσωπο -λήμπτης
(Rec. -λήπτης , v. Bl., § 6, 8), -ου , ὁ
(< 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).†
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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).
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