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Strong's #65 - ἀγριέλαιος

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  1. of or belonging to the oleaster or wild olive
  2. the oleaster, wild olive tree
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KJV (2)
Romans 2
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Romans 6
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Romans 2
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀγρι-έλαιος, ον, =

I foreg., σκυτάλη AP 9.237 (Erycius).

II as Subst., = cross ἀγριελαία, Theoc. 7.18, Thphr. HP 2.2.5, Romans 11:17, etc.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀγριέλαιος, (ἄγριος and ἔλαιος or ἐλαία, like ἀγριάμπελος);

1. of or belonging to the oleaster, or wild olive (σκυτάλην ἀγριέλαιον, Anthol. 9, 237, 4; (cf. Lob. Paralip., p. 376)); spoken of a scion, Romans 11:17.

2. As a substantive ἀγριέλαιος the oleaster, the wild olive; (opposed to καλλιέλαιος (cf. Aristotle, plant. 1, 6)), also called by the Greeks κότινος, Romans 11:24; cf. Fritzsche on Romans, vol. ii. 495ff (See B. D. under the word , and Tristram, Nat. Hist. of the Bible, under the word Olive. The latter says, p. 377, 'the wild olive must not he confounded with the Oleaster or Oil-tree'.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἀγρι -έλαιος , -ον ,

1. of the wild olive (Anth.).

2. As subst., the wild olive: Romans 11:17; Romans 11:24 (CGT, in l; MM, VGT, s.v.).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

In view of Sir W. M. Ramsay’s recent discussion of the meaning of . in Romans 11:17 (see Pauline Studies, p. 219 ff.), the occurrence of the adjective in Syll 540.189 (ii/B.C.) may be noted—κύβους κατασκευ [ασάμε ]νος ξύλων ξηρῶν ἀγριελαΐνων.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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List of Word Forms
αγριελαιος αγριέλαιος ἀγριέλαιος αγριελαιου αγριελαίου ἀγριελαίου αγριοβάλανον αγριομυρίκη agrielaios agriélaios agrielaiou agrielaíou
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