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Strong's #5497 - χειραγωγός

from (G5495) and a reduplicated form of (G71)
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Noun Masculine
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  1. leading one by the hand
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χειρᾰγωγ-ός, όν,

leading, guiding, χ. ἀρχή Supp.Epigr. 8.464 (Egypt).

2. Subst., leader, guide, ἔχει.. χ. τὸν πλοῦτον ὁ γέρων Philem. 127; cf. Acts 13:11, Plu. 2.794d: τοῦ βίου τυφλὴ χ. (of Τύχη), ib.98b; θεοῖς ἕπεσθαι χειραγωγοῖς ἡγούμενοι Lib. Or. 61.4.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

χειραγωγός, χειραγωγον (χείρ and ἄγω), leading one by the hand: Acts 13:11. (Artemidorus Daldianus, oneir. 1, 48; Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* χειρ -αγωγός , -όν

(<χείρ , ἄγω ),

leading by the hand. As subst., ὁ χ ., one to lead by the head, a guide: Acts 13:11.†

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

";rub."; The fact that up till now ψώχω is attested only in Luk. 6:1, and (in the middle) in Nicander Theriaca, 619, cannot be stressed for Luke’s medical knowledge, but is rather a mere statistical accident : see Cadbury JBL xlv. (1926), p. 199.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
χειραγωγους χειραγωγούς cheiragogous cheiragogoús cheiragōgous cheiragōgoús
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