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Strong's #4794 - συγκύπτω

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4862) and (G2955)
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  1. to bend completely forwards, to be bowed together
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


bend forwards, stoop and lay heads together, παιδάρια συγκύψανθ' ἅμα βληχᾶται Ar. V. 570; ς. πρὸς ἀλλήλας, of mares, Arist. HA 572a23: metaph., οἱ κακοῦντες τὰ κοινὰ συγκύψαντες ποιεῦσι they do it in concert, Hdt. 3.82, cf. 7.145; καὶ συγκύψαντες ἅπαντες γελῶσιν Phryn.Com. 3.6; τοῦτο δ' εἰς ἕν ἐστι συγκεκυφός Ar. Eq. 854 .

2. draw together, ἢν συγκύπτῃ τὰ κέρατα τοῦ πλαισίου X. An. 3.4.19, cf. 21 .

II to be bowed down, bent double, as under a burden, Ev.Luke 13:11, Philostr. Im. 2.20; συγκεκῡφώς Them. Or. 7.90b; ς. τῷ προσώπῳ LXX Job 9:27; μελανίᾳ ib. Si. 19.26 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

συγκύπτω (T WH συνκύπτω (cf. σύν, II. at the end)); (from Herodotus down); to bend completely forward, to be bowed together (cf. σύν, II. 3): by disease, Luke 13:11. ((Job 9:27); Sir. 12:11 Sir. 19:26.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -κύπτω

(Rec. συγκ -),

[in LXX: Job 9:27 (H5800), Sirach 12:11; Sirach 19:26 *;]

1. to bend forwards (Arist., al.).

2. to be bowed down: Luke 13:11.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
συγκύπτουσα συγκυρούντα συγκυρούσαις συγκύψας συνκυπτουσα συνκύπτουσα sunkuptousa synkyptousa syn'kýptousa
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