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Strong's #4772 - συγγένεια

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4773)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
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  1. a kinship, relationship
  2. kindred, relations collectively, family
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1733 ‑ דּוֹדָה (do‑daw');  2945 ‑ טַף (taf);  4138 ‑ מוֹלֶדֶת (mo‑leh'‑deth);  4940 ‑ מִשְׁפָּחָה (mish‑paw‑khaw');  5209 ‑ נִין (neen);  8435 ‑ תֹּלְדָה (to‑led‑aw', to‑led‑aw');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

συγγέν-εια, ἡ,

kinship, E. IA 492, Th. 3.65, etc.; πρὸς συγγενείας καὶ κηδεστίας X. HG 2.4.21; ἡ πρώτη ς . primary kinship, Epicur. Sent.V at. 61: c. gen., kin, relationship, with or to another, ἡ τοῦ θεοῦ ς . Pl. Prt. 322a; διὰ τὴν τοῦ Ἡρακλέους ς . Id. Ly. 205c: c. dat., κατὰ τὴν αὑτῶν ἑκατέροις ς . with either of them, Id. Plt. 307d; ς. ἔχειν τινί ib. 257d; ἡ πρὸς τοὺς παῖδας ς . Isoc. 6.18; ἡ πρὸς ἀλλήλους ς . Id. 4.43, etc.: not properly applied to the relation of parents and children (v. συγγενής 11.1 b), γένος γάρ, ἀλλ' οὐχὶ συγγένεια, τοῦτ' ἔστιν Is. 8.33 (but cf. D.S. 13.20 ).

2. ties of kindred, family connexion, family influence, Pl. R. 491c, Smp. 178c; of the relation between Athens and Thebes, Decr. ap. D. 18.186 .

3. metaph., κατὰ ς. τῆς μορφῆς Arist. HA 539a22; ἡ πρὸς τὸ . . ἱερὸν πῦρ ς. [παντὸς πυρός ] Plu. 2.702f; ὤτων καὶ γλώττης Luc. Herc. 5; of metals, Zos.Alch. p.197B.

4. congenital character of disease, Hp. Mul. 2.125 .

II kinsfolk, family, E. Or. 733 (troch.), Men. 923.1; of a single kinsman, E. Or. 1233: collectively, kinsfolk, kinsmen, Id. Tr. 754; ἡ Περικλέους ὅλη οἰκία ἢ ἄλλη ς . Pl. Grg. 472b, cf. Lg. 627c, Ev.Luke 1:61 : pl., families, D. 25.87; ἡ ς. ἡ Ἀγανιτέων clan, BCH 46.397 ( Mylasa ), cf. Michel 476.9 ( Olymus ).

2. of animals, kind, species, παρὰ τὰς ς. συνδυάζεσθαι Arist. HA 566a26: generally, kind, class, Id. APo. 76a9, Chrysipp.Stoic. 2.39 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

συγγένεια, συγγενείας, (συγγενής), from Euripides, and Thucydides down; (the Sept.);

a. kinship, relationship.

b. kindred, relations collectively, family: Luke 1:61; Acts 7:3, 14.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συγγένεια , -ας ,

(< συγγενής ),

[in LXX chiefly for H4940;]

1. kinship.

2. By meton., kinsfolk, kindred: Luke 1:61, Acts 7:3; Acts 7:14

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

";go up with"; (Mark 15:41, Acts 13:31) : PSI IV. 410.10 (iii/B.C.) καλῶς ποιήσε <τε > συναναβάντες Ἀπολλωνίωι, P Tebt I. 21.11 (B.C. 115) ἐὰν δέ σοι κόπους παρέχηι συνανάβαινε αὐτῶι, ";if he gives you trouble go up with him"; (Edd.), P Hamb I. 87.18 (beg. ii/A.D.) πείθομαι γάρ, ὅτι καὶ Ἀ ]σ ̣τρανῶβις συναναβήσεταί σοι, and OGIS 632.2 (A.D. 141–2) οἱ συναναβάντες μετ᾽ α [ ]τοῦ ἔμποροι.


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
συγγενεία συγγένεια συγγένειαι συγγενείαις συγγενειαν συγγένειαν συγγενειας συγγενείας sungeneian sungeneias syngeneian syngéneian syngeneias syngeneías
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