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Strong's #5244 - ὑπερήφανος

Transliteration
hyperḗphanos
Phonetics
hoop-er-ay'-fan-os
Origin
from (G5228) and (G5316)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
8:525,1231
Definition
Thayer's
  1. showing one's self above others, overtopping, conspicuous above others, pre-eminent
  2. with an overweening estimate of one's means or merits, despising others or even treating them with contempt, haughty
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1343 ‑ גֵּאֶה (gay‑eh');  1364 ‑ גָּבוֹהַּ (gaw‑bo'‑ah, gaw‑bo'‑ah);  2086 ‑ זֵד (zade');  3887 ‑ לִיץ (loots);  6184 ‑ עָרִיץ (aw‑reets');  7293 ‑ רַהַב (rah'‑hab);  7312 ‑ רֻם (room, room);  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (5)
Luke
1
Romans
1
2 Timothy
1
James
1
1 Peter
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (7)
Luke
1
Romans
1
2 Corinthians
2
2 Timothy
1
James
1
1 Peter
1
BSB (5)
Luke
1
Romans
1
2 Timothy
1
James
1
1 Peter
1
ESV (5)
Luke
1
Romans
1
2 Timothy
1
James
1
1 Peter
1
WEB (5)
Luke
1
Romans
1
2 Timothy
1
James
1
1 Peter
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ὑπερήφᾰν-ος, ον,

Dor. ὑπερά- Pi. P. 2.28, B. 16.49:

mostly in bad sense, overweening, arrogant, Hes. Th. 149, Pi., B. ll. cc., A. Pr. 405 (lyr.), Isoc. 12.196, D. 4.9, Phld. Vit. p.10 J., etc.; Κύριος ὑπερηφάνοις ἀντιτάσσεται LXX Proverbs 3:34; ὑβρισταὶ καὶ ὑ. Arist. Rh. 1390b33; -ώτεροι.. καὶ ἀλογιστότεροι ib. 1391a33; οἰκίαι -ώτεραι D. 13.30. Adv., -νως ἔχειν bear oneself proudly, Pl. R. 399b, Tht. 175b; ὑ. ζῶντες living sumptuously, prodigally, Isoc. 4.152, Pl. Lg. 691a; ὀψωνεῖν.. οὐχὶ μετρίως.., ἀλλ' ὑ. Diph. 32.20; of a dish, ὑ. ὄζειν Alex. 261.6 (but also, insolently, brutally, μαστιγοῦν τινα prob. in PCair.Zen. 80.4 (iii B. C.)). This sense appears in Hom. in the part. ὑπερηφανέων (q. v.).

2. rarely in good sense, magnificent, splendid, σοφία, ἔργον, Pl. Phd. 96a, Smp. 217e; ὑ. τι διαπραττομένη Id. Grg. 511d; ποτήρια χρυσᾶ.., ὑπερήφανα Philippid. 27; πράξεις ὑ. τὸ μέγεθος Plu. Fab. 26; sublime, Dam. Proverbs 3:1-35. Adv. -νως, ἀγωνιζόμενος Plu. Ages. 34.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ὑπερήφανος , -ον (< ὑπέρ , φαίνομαι , c. η pleonast., v. Kühner3, I, 189),

[in LXX for H2086, H1343, H3887, etc.;]

showing oneself above others;

(a) in good sense (Plat., al.), pre-eminent, splendid;

(b) more freq. in had sense, and so always in Scr., arrogant, haughty, disdainful (v. Westc.,

Epp. Jo., 65b): Romans 1:30, 2 Timothy 3:2; διανοίᾳ καρδίας , Luke 1:51; opp. to ταπεινός (as in Proverbs 3:34), James 4:6, 1 Peter 5:5 (LXX).†

SYN.: ἀλαζών G213, ὑβριστής , v. Tr., Syn., § xxix.


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

For this common proper name cf. P Oxy IV. 800 (c, A.D. 153), where it is the name of a prefect.

 

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List of Word Forms
υπερεκράτησε υπερήφανε υπερηφανοι υπερήφανοι ὑπερήφανοι υπερηφανοις υπερηφάνοις ὑπερηφάνοις υπερήφανον υπερήφανος υπερηφανους υπερηφάνους ὑπερηφάνους υπερηφάνω υπερηφάνων υπέρθυρον υπερισχύεις υπερίσχυσε υπερισχύσει υπερίσχυσεν υπέρκεισαι υπερμεγέθης υπερμήκεις hyperephanoi hyperēphanoi hyperḗphanoi hyperephanois hyperephánois hyperēphanois hyperēphánois hyperephanous hyperephánous hyperēphanous hyperēphánous uperephanoi uperēphanoi uperephanois uperēphanois uperephanous uperēphanous
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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