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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4900 - συνελαύνω

from (G4862) and (G1643)
Parts of Speech
  1. to drive together, compel
  2. to constrain by extortion, urge
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


fut. -ελάσω [ ]: aor. συνέλασσα: pf. part. συνεληλάμενος Arat. 176 (on the accent, v. A.D. Adv. 135.5, al.), but συνεληλαμένος Plb. 4.48.2, Aret. SA 2.1: plpf. -ηλάσμην LXX 2 Maccabees 4:26 : aor. Pass. -ηλάσθην Plb. 18.22.6, LXX 2 Maccabees 5:5, Plu. Caes. 17, BGU 1568.7 (iii A.D.). Used by Hom. only in pres. and aor. (exc. σὺν δ' ἤλασε in tmesi); he uses the form ξυν- where required by the metre:

drive together, ληΐδα δ' ἐκ πεδίου συνελάσσαμεν Il. 11.677; τὰς μὲν [βοῦς] συνέλασσεν ἐς αὔλιον h.Merc. 106, cf. X. Cyr. 1.4.14; σὺν δ' ἤλασ' ὀδόντας drove his teeth together, Od. 18.98; hammer together, Plu. 2.567e; weld iron, Hp. Vict. 1.13; draw together, συνέλασσε κάρη χεῖράς τε h.Merc. 240; drive, force, τινὰ εἰς ὀλοὴν κῆρα AP 7.614.10 (Agath.), cf. Jul. 89b; ς. εἰς στενόν Luc. Herm. 63: Pass., to be driven or forced into a contracted space, compressed, Epicur. Ephesians 2 p.50U., Plb. 4.48.2, Placit. 4.1.4; εἰς βραχὺ διάζωμα ς. to be contracted into.., Plu. Phoc. 13: metaph., εἰς ἀπορίαν ἐσχάτην ἡ σωτηρία συνηλάθη Chor. p.226 B.; συνεληλαμένοι σφυγμοί Aret. SA 2.1.

2. constrain, force, τινὰ ἀποστῆναι τῶν οὐ δικαίως αὐτῷ προσηκόντων Sammelb. 5357.11 (v A.D.); ς. τινὰ πρὸς εὐγνωμοσύνην bring him to reason, ib. 13 (Pass.), cf. PLond. 5.1711.60 (vi A.D.); εἰς τέλος ς. bring to an end, PMonac. 13.70 (vi A.D.).

II match in combat, set to fight, θεοὺς ἔριδι ξυνελάσσαι Il. 20.134; θεοὺς ἔριδι ξυνελαύνεις 21.394: abs., ξυνελάσσομεν ὦκα Od. 18.39.

2. intr., ἔριδι ξυνελαυνέμεν meet in quarrel, Il. 22.129.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** συν -ελαύνω ,

[in LXX: 2 Maccabees 4:26; 2 Maccabees 4:42; 2 Maccabees 5:5 *;]

to drive together, force together: εἰς εἰρήνην , Acts 7:26, Rec. (WH, RV, συνήλλασσεν ).†

* συν -αλλάσσω ,

to reconcile: impf. (conative, v. M, Pr., 129), Acts 7:26.†

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

This feminine name (Acts 9:36; Acts 9:40) under the form Ταβιθά is attested by Preisigke (Namenbuch s.v.) from several late papyri, e.g. P Lond IV. 1431.66 (A.D. 706–7) Ταβ [ι ]θὰ Δαυείτ, ";Tabitha daughter of David."; For Δορκάς, the Greek form of the name, see s.v.


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List of Word Forms
συνελκύσης συνεξελεύσεται συνεξήρε συνεπηκολούθησαν συνήλασεν συνηλλασσεν συνήλλασσεν sunellassen sunēllassen synellassen synēllassen synḗllassen
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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