Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5448 - φυσιόω
- to make natural, to cause a thing to pass into nature
- to inflate, blow up, to cause to swell up
- to puff up, make proud
- to be puffed up, to bear one's self loftily, be proud
puff up, 1 Corinthians 8:1 (for part. φυσιόων v. φυσιάω): — Pass., πρὸς τὰ θέματα πεφυσιωμένος Phld. Po.Herc. 1676.9, cf. 1 Corinthians 4:6; ὑπολήψεις πεφ. Phld. Mus. p.26 K.
*† φυσιόω , -ῶ
(< φῦσα , bellows), = cl. φυσάω , to puff or blow up, inflate. Metaph., to puff up, make proud: 1 Corinthians 8:1. Pass., to be puffed up with pride: 1 Corinthians 4:18-19; 1 Corinthians 5:2; 1 Corinthians 13:4; seq. ὑπό , Colossians 2:18; seq. ὑπὲρ . . . κατά , 1 Corinthians 4:6 (on the form of the subjc., v. M, Pr., 54; Bl., § 22, 3).†
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";anoint with oil,"; is applied to camels in P Flor III. 364.24 (iii/A.D.) ἐχρίσθησαν οἱ προκείμενοι κάμ (ηλοι) : see also s.v. ἀλείφω sub fin. For the meaning ";provide oil,"; cf. P Oxy XII. 1413.19 (A.D. 270–5), where the gymnasiarch is reported as saying that so-and-so promised ε ]ι ̣̓ς ̣ τ ̣ὴ ̣ [ν τρια ]κάδα τοῦ Μεσορὴ χρεῖσαι. τῇ μὲν τριακάδι οὐκ ἔχρεισεν, ἀλλὰ τῇ ἑξῆς νεομηνίᾳ δι᾽ ἐμοῦ ε ̣̀[χρεισε ]ν, ";to provide oil on Mesore 30. On Mesore 30 he failed to provide oil, but on the first day of the following month he provided it through me"; (Edd.). The word is common in the magic papyri. See also P Leid Wvi. 24, .33 ( = II. pp. 99, 101).
From the inscrr. cf. Syll 567 (= .3 983).16 (ii/A.D.) where worshippers in a temple are described as πρότερον χρεισαμένους ἐλαίῳ, and ib. 804 ( =.3 1170).18 (ii/A.D.) νάπωι καὶ ἁλσὶν κεχρειμένος, the account of a cure. The subst. χρῖσις occurs in P Petr II. 25 (a).13 (iii/B.C.) εἰς χρῖσιν ἐλαίου, ";for the lotion of oil.";
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