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Strong's #587 - ἀπόδεκτος

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  1. accepted, acceptable, agreeable
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀποδεκ-τός, όν

(ή, όν prob. l. in Phld. Ir. p.60 W.), acceptable, welcome, OGI 441.100, 1 Timothy 2:3, S.E. M. 11.83, Plu. 2.1061a: Comp. -ότερος Dsc. Eup. 1 Praef. Adv. -τως An.Ox. 3.139, Sch. E. Or. 1680.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀπόδεκτος (so L T WH accent (and Rev. in 1 Timothy 2:3); others ἀπόδεκτος, cf. Lob. Paralip., p. 498; Göttling, p. 313f; Chandler § 529f), ἀπόδεκτον (see ἀποδέχομαι), a later word, accepted, acceptable, agreeable: 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 5:4.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* † ἀπό -δεκτος , -ον

(< άποδέχομαι ),

acceptable: 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 5:4. †

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

OGIS 441.100 (i/B.C.) ἀπόδεκ [τα ὑπάρχει ]ν δεῖν. (Ἀπρόσδεκτος is found in the contrary sense P Oxy II. 268.18 (A.D. 58) τὴν ἐσομένην ἔφ [ο ]δον ἄκυρον καὶ πρόσδεκτον (l. ἀπρ.) ὑπάρχειν, ";any claim that is made shall be void and inadmissible"; (Edd.) : cf. the Xanthos inscription Syll 633.9 (ii/A.D.) ἐὰν δέ τις βιάσηται, ἀπρόσδεκτος ἡ θυσία παρὰ τοῦ θεοῦ.) Ἀποδεκτέος ";laudandus"; occurs in Vettius Valens : see under ἀποδέχομαι. The noun ἀποδέκτης, following σίτ (ου), occurs in Ostr 1217 (iii/A.D.), al.


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.
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αποδεκτον απόδεκτον ἀπόδεκτον αποδεσμεύει απόδεσμος apodekton apódekton
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