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Strong's #4646 - σκολιός

Transliteration
skoliós
Phonetics
skol-ee-os'
Root Word (Etymology)
from the base of (G4628)
Parts of Speech
adjective
TDNT
7:403,1046
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. crooked, curved
  2. metaph.
    1. perverse, wicked
    2. unfair, surly, froward
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2019 ‑ הֲפַכְפַּךְ (haf‑ak‑pak');  5637 ‑ סָרַר (saw‑rar');  6121 ‑ עָקֹב (aw‑kobe');  6129 ‑ עֲקַלָּתוֹן (ak‑al‑law‑thone');  6140 ‑ עָקַשׁ (aw‑kash');  6141 ‑ עִקֵּשׁ (ik‑kashe');  6141 ‑ עִקֵּשׁ (ik‑kashe');  6617 ‑ פָּתַל (paw‑thal');  8417 ‑ תָּהֳלָה (to‑hol‑aw');  8419 ‑ תַּהְפֻּכוֹת (tah‑poo‑kaw');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σκολιός, ά, όν,

curved, bent (opp. ὀρθός, εὐθύς ), ς. σίδηρος Hdt. 2.86; ς. σκίπωνι E. Hec. 65 (anap.); of rivers and paths, winding, ποταμός Hdt. 1.185, cf. 2.29; Μαίανδρος ς. εἰς ὑπερβολήν Str. 12.8.15; οἶμος, ἀτραπός, etc., A.R. 4.1541, Nic. Th. 478, etc.; ῥηγμῖνες Arist. Mete. 367b14; λαβύρινθος Call. Del. 311; πλέγμα ἕλικος AP 7.24 ( Simon. ); πλοκαμῖδες Nonn. D. 14.182; twisted, tangled, βάτος AP 7.315 ( Zenod. or Rhian. ), cf. 11.33 ( Phil. ); ἐς τὸ ς . Hp. Art. 37 .

2. bent sideways, δουλείη κεφαλή, σκολιή Thgn. 536; γένυες Pi. Fr. 203; ἵππος ς . crooked made or going askew, Pl. Phdr. 253d .

II metaph., crooked, i.e. unjust, unrighteous, θέμιστες Il. 16.387; μῦθοι, δίκαι, Hes. Op. 194, 221; αἰ σκολιὰν (sc. ῥήτραν ) ὁ δᾶμος ἕλοιτο, Spartan law ap. Plu. Lyc. 6; λόγος Thgn. 1147; ἀπάται Pi. Fr. 213; πατέων ὁδοῖς σκολιαῖς Id. P. 2.85; riddling, obscure, ῥημάτια Luc. Bis Acc. 16; τὸ ς. τῆς εἰσόδου (into true science) Vett.Val. 250.23: rarely of men, ἰθύνει σκολιόν makes the crooked one straight, Hes. Op. 7; ς. καὶ φοβερός Plu. 2.551f: with Verbs, σκολιὰ φρονεῖν, opp. εὐθὺς ἔμμεν, Scol. 16; ς. πράττειν Pl. Tht. 173a; τυφλὰ καὶ ς . Id. R. 506c, cf. Grg. 525a; σκολιά, τά, indirect methods, Cic. Att. 13.39.2 . Adv. σκολιῶς Hes. Op. 258, 262; ς. ἔχοντος τοῦ χρησμοῦ D.S. 16.91; εἰς πλάγια καὶ σκολιά Pl. Tht. 194b .

III σκολιόν, τό, intestine, σπλάγχανα καὶ νεφρὸν καὶ σκολιόν SIG 1002.5 (Milet., v/iv B.C. ), cf. Schwyzer 721.23 (Mycale, iv B.C. ), al.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σκολιός, σκολιά, σκολιόν (opposed to ὀρθός, ὄρθιος, εὐθύς (cf. σκώληξ)), from Homer down, crooked, curved: properly, of a way (Proverbs 28:18), τά σκολιά, Luke 3:5 (opposed to εὐθεῖα namely, ὁδός, from Isaiah 40:4); metaphorically, perverse, wicked: γενεά σκολιά, Acts 2:40; with διεστραμμένη added, Philippians 2:15 (clearly so Deuteronomy 32:5); unfair, surly, froward (opposed to ἀγαθός καί ἐπιεικής), 1 Peter 2:18.


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σκολιός , - , -όν ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 32:5 (H6141), Proverbs 28:18 (σ . ὁδοῖς πορεύεσθαι , for: H1870 H6140), Isaiah 40:4 (H6121), etc.;]

curved, bent, winding (opp. to ὀρθός , εὐθύς ): Luke 3:5 (LXX). Metaph., crooked, perverse, unjust: Acts 2:40, Philippians 2:15, 1 Peter 2:18.†


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

";a litter of reeds or rushes"; (Mark 11:8), and hence ";mattress,"; as in an account of a sale P Oxy III. 520.10 (A.D. 143) Ἰουλα ̣̑τ [ος ] στιβάδων γ ̄, ";Iulas, 3 mattresses."; In Syll 737 (= .31109).52 (c. A.D. 178) ὁ προσδεχθησόμενος (ε)ἰς τὴν στιβάδα, Dittenberger understands the word as = sodalitas (see his note ad l.).

 


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
σκολια σκολιά σκολιὰ σκολία σκολιαί σκολιαίς σκολιας σκολιάς σκολιᾶς σκολιοις σκολιοίς σκολιοῖς σκολιόν σκολιός σκολιότητι σκολιούς σκολιώς skolia skolià skolias skoliâs skoliois skolioîs
 
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