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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4893 - συνείδησις

Transliteration
syneídēsis
Phonetics
soon-i'-day-sis
Origin
from a prolonged form of (G4894)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
7:898,1120
Definition
Thayer's
  1. the consciousness of anything
  2. the soul as distinguishing between what is morally good and bad, prompting to do the former and shun the latter, commending one, condemning the other
    1. the conscience
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4093 ‑ מַדַּע (mad‑daw', mad‑dah');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (32)
John
1
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
9
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
5
1 Peter
3
NAS (30)
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
8
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
5
1 Peter
3
HCS (30)
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
8
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
5
1 Peter
3
BSB (30)
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
8
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
5
1 Peter
3
ESV (28)
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
7
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
5
1 Peter
2
WEB (33)
John
1
Acts
2
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
9
2 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
1
Hebrews
6
1 Peter
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

συνείδησις, εως, ἡ,

knowledge shared with another, τῶν ἀλγημάτων (in a midwife) Sor. 1.4.

2. communication, information, εὑρήσεις ς. PPar. p.422 (ii A.D.); ς. εἰσήνεγκαν τοῖς κολλήγαις αὐτῶν POxy. 123.13 (iii/iv A.D.).

3. knowledge, λῦε ταῦτα πάντα μὴ διαλείψας ἀγαθῇ ς. (v.l. ἀγαθῇ τύχῃ) Hp. Ephesians 1:1-23.

4. consciousness, awareness, [ τῆς αὑτοῦ συστάσεως ] Chrysipp.Stoic. 3.43, cf. Phld. Rh. 2.140 S., 2 Corinthians 4:2, 2 Corinthians 5:11, 1 Peter 2:19; τῆς κακοπραγμοσύνης Democr. 297, cf. D.S. 4.65, Hebrews 10:2; κατὰ συνείδησιν ἀτάραχοι διαμενοῦσι Hero Bel. 73; inner consciousness, ἐν ς. σου βασιλέα μὴ καταράσῃ LXX Ecclesiastes 10:20; in 1 Corinthians 8:7 συνειδήσει is f.l. for συνηθείᾳ.

5. consciousness of right or wrong doing, conscience, Periander and Bias ap. Stob. 3.24.11,12, Luc. Am. 49; ἐὰν ἐγκλήματός τινος ἔχῃ ς. Anon. Oxy. 218 (a) ii 19; βροτοῖς ἅπασιν ἡ ς. θεός Men. Mon. 654, cf. LXX Wi. 17.11, D.H. Th. 8 (but perh. interpol.); ς. ἀγαθή Acts 23:1; ἀπρόσκοπος πρὸς τὸν θεόν ib. 24.16; καθαρά 1 Timothy 3:9, POsl. 17.10 (ii A.D.); κολαζομένους κατὰ συνείδησιν Vett.Val. 210.1; θλειβομένη τῇ ς. περὶ ὧν ἐνοσφίσατο PRyl. 116.9 (ii A.D.); τὸν.. θεὸν κεχολωμένον ἔχοιτο καὶ τὴν ἰδίαν ς. Ath.Mitt. 24.237 (Thyatira); conscientiousness, Arch.Pap. 3.418.13 (vi A.D.).--Senses 4 and 5 sts. run one into the other, v. 1 Corinthians 8:7, 1 Corinthians 10:27 sq.

6. complicity, guilt, crime, περὶ τοῦ πεφημίσθαι αὐτὴν ἐν ς. τοιαύτῃ Supp.Epigr. 4.648.13 (Lydia, ii A.D.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -είδησις , -εως ,

(< συνεῖδον ),

[in LXX: Ecclesiastes 10:20 (H4093), Wisdom of Solomon 17:11, Sirach 42:18 א *;]

1. consciousness: c. gen. obj., Hebrews 10:2, 1 Peter 2:19.

2. In ethical sense, innate discernment, self-judging consciousness, conscience (Stoics and late writers): Romans 2:15; Romans 9:1, 1 Corinthians 10:29, 2 Corinthians 1:12; 2 Corinthians 4:2; 2 Corinthians 5:11, 1 Timothy 4:2, Hebrews 9:14; σ . ἀγαθή , Acts 23:1, 1 Timothy 1:5; 1 Timothy 1:19, 1 Peter 3:16; 1 Peter 3:21; ἀσθενής , 1 Corinthians 8:7; 1 Corinthians 8:10; ἀσθενοῦσα , 1 Corinthians 8:12; ἀπρόσκοπος , Acts 24:16; καθαρά , 1 Timothy 3:9, 2 Timothy 1:3; καλή , Hebrews 13:18; πονηρά , Hebrews 10:22; ὁ νοῦς καὶ ἡ σ ., Titus 1:15; διὰ τὴν σ ., Romans 13:5, 1 Corinthians 10:25; 1 Corinthians 10:27-28; κατὰ σ ., Hebrews 9:9; ὑπὸ (τῆς ) σ ., John 8:1-59 (9) (Rec.), 1 Corinthians 10:29 (cf. Cremer, 233 ff.; ICC on Romans 2:15; DB, i, 468 ff.).†


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

We can add nothing from our sources to Preisigke’s (Wörterb. s.v.) iv/A.D. citations for this verb, P Lips I. 39.7 and PSI I. 41.7 and .23 σ ]ωφρονῖν καὶ ἡσυχάζειν, where the meaning is ";am of sound mind,"; ";am discreet,"; as in the NT occurrences (Mark 5:15 al.). See also Xen. Oecon. vii. 14 ἐμὸν δ᾽ ἔφησεν ἡ μήτηρ ἔργον εἶναι σωφρονεῖν, the reference being to prudence in household management,

 

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List of Word Forms
συνειδησει συνειδήσει συνειδησεσιν συνειδήσεσιν συνειδησεως συνειδήσεως συνειδήσεώς συνειδησιν συνείδησιν συνειδησις συνείδησις suneidesei suneidēsei suneideseos suneidēseōs suneidesesin suneidēsesin suneidesin suneidēsin suneidesis suneidēsis syneidesei syneidēsei syneidḗsei syneideseos syneidēseōs syneidḗseos syneidḗseōs syneidḗseṓs syneidesesin syneidēsesin syneidḗsesin syneidesin syneidēsin syneídesin syneídēsin syneidesis syneidēsis syneídesis syneídēsis
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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