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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5538 - χρηματισμός

Transliteration
chrēmatismós
Phonetics
khray-mat-is-mos'
Origin
from (G5537)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
9:482,1319
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a divine response, an oracle
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4853 ‑ מַשָּׂא (mas‑saw');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
Romans
1
NAS (2)
Romans
2
HCS (1)
Romans
1
BSB (1)
Romans
1
ESV (1)
Romans
1
WEB (1)
Romans
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χρημᾰτ-ισμός, ὁ, negotiation, giving audience to ambassadors, Plb. 28.16.10 (pl.); ἐποιεῖτο τὸν χ. καὶ τοὺς λόγους ib. 16.4, cf. Vett.Val. 63.20 (pl.).

2. decree or ordinance, made by a sovereign or some public authority, D.S. 1.64, 70 (but χ. στρατηγῶν business introduced by the generals, Decr.Del. ap. J. AJ 14.10.14); decision on a case or petition, UPZ 25.2 (ii B. C.), OGI 139.18(pl., Philae, ii B. C.), etc.

3. administration of justice by χρηματισταί, PCair.Zen. 513 (iii B. C.).

4. any public instrument or document, D.S. 14.13, Supp.Epigr. 3.367.34 (Lebad., ii B.C.), LXX 2 Maccabees 11:17; public records, PEnteux. 22.9 (iii B. C.), PPar. 65.15 (ii B. C.), Chron.Lind. A. 7 (pl.), Supp.Epigr. 3.674.32 (Rhodes, ii B. C.). generally, deed, legal instrument, Arch.Pap. 4.130iii 41 (ii A. D.), etc.; δημόσιος χ. notarial instrument, Mitteis Chr. 200.9 (iii A. D.), etc.: pl., ib.192.35 (Edict of Mettius Rufus, i A. D.); τῶν δούλων τοὺς χ. the title-deeds referring to the slaves, PUniv.Giss. 20.8 (ii A. D.).

5. oracular response, divine injunction or warning, LXX 2. Ma. 2.4, Romans 11:4, Artem. 1.2, Vett.Val. 1.7, PMag.Par. 1.2206.

II (from Med.) doing business for one's own gain, money-making, freq. in Pl., ἀμελήσας χρηματις μοῦ καὶ οἰκονομίας Ap. 36b; ἰάτρευσις καὶ ὁ ἄλλος χ. R. 357c; χ. διὰ βαναυσίας καὶ τόκων Lg. 743d; ὁ ἐκ γῆς χ. ib. 949e: pl., R. 465c, Lg. 741e, Isoc. 3.50; χρηματισμός, οὐ λῃτουργία γέγονεν ἡ τριηραρχία D. 21.167.

III later, appellation, title, designation, SIG 739.2 (Delph., i B. C.), D.L. 1.48 (pl.); use of a name or designation, Arch.Pap. 4.122v7 (ii A. D.); simply, name, Dosith.p.382K. 'affair', χ. εὔχρηστος (of σπάργανα) Sor. 1.111 (sed leg. σχημ-.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

χρηματισμός , -οῦ ),

(< χρηματίζω , q.v.),

[in LXX: Proverbs 31:1 (H4853), 2 Maccabees 2:4; 2 Maccabees 11:17*;]

a divine response, an oracle: Romans 11:4 (Xen., Plat., al.).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
χρηματισμος χρηματισμός chrematismos chrematismós chrēmatismos chrēmatismós
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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