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Strong's #4683 - σπαργανόω

from sparganon (a strip, from a derivative of the base of (G4682) meaning to strap or wrap with strips)
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  1. to wrap in swaddling clothes
    1. of an infant just born
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


= σπάργω,

wrap in σπάργανα (whether 1.1 or 1.2), σπαργανώσαντες πέπλοις [τὸν παῖδα ] E. Ion 955; swathe, Arist. HA 584b4, Sor. 1.83, al.: metaph., Clearch. Fr. 26; θρίοισι ταύτην (sc. τὴν ἀμίαν ) ἐσπαργάνωσα Sotad.Com. 1.28; ἀχύροις ς. [τὴν χιόνα ] Plu. 2.691c: Pass., Hp. Aër. 20, Fract. 22; βρέφος ἐσπαργανωμένον Ev.Luke 2:12 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σπαργανόω, σπαργάνω: 1 aorist ἐσπαργάνωσα; perfect passive participle ἐσπαργανωμενος: (σπραγανον a swathing band); to wrap in swaddling-clothes: an infant just born, Luke 2:7, 12. (Ezekiel 16:4; (Euripides, Aristotle), Hippocrates, Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σπαργανόω , -

(< σπάργανον , a swathing-band),

[in LXX: Job 38:9, Ezekiel 16:4 (H2853 pu.)*;]

to swathe, wrap in swaddling-clothes: Luke 2:7; Luke 2:12 (Hipp., Arist., Plut.).†

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

With συνκατάθεσις = ";agreement,"; ";union,"; in 2 Corinthians 6:16, the only occurrence of the word in the NT, we may compare BGU I. 194.11 (A.D. 177) οἱ ἀπὸ τῆς κώμης ἀναδεξάμενοι ἐκ συνκαταθέσεως τὰς λειτουργείας ἐπιβαλλούσας αὐτοῖς, and P Flor I. 58.8 (iii/A.D.) δίχα γνώμης ἐμῆς καὶ συνκαταθέσ ̣ε [ω ]̓.


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
εσπαργανώθης εσπαργανωμενον εσπαργανωμένον ἐσπαργανωμένον εσπαργάνωσα εσπαργανωσεν εσπαργάνωσεν ἐσπαργάνωσεν σπαρτίον σπαρτίου esparganomenon esparganoménon esparganōmenon esparganōménon esparganosen esparganōsen espargánosen espargánōsen
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