Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #488 - ἀντιμετρέω
- to measure back, to measure in return, repay
I measure out in turn, give one thing as compensation for another, τί τινι Luc. Am. 19: — Pass., ἀντιμετρηθήσεται ὑμῖν it shall be measured in turn,.Matthew 7:2,.Luke 6:38.
II Astrol., correspond in ascension, Cat.Cod.Astr. 8(4).187.
*† ἀντι -μετρέω , -ῶ ,
to measure in return: Luke 6:38 (WH, mg., μετρέω ).†
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For this rare NT word (Luke 6:38) Herwerden refers to the Byzantine Theophyl. Sim. p. 48, 25 (I. 5, 5) ἀ. ἀμοιβὴν ἀξίαν τοῖς βεβιωμένοις. Grimm cites Lucian, Amor. 19, which is stronger evidence for its ";profaneness.";
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