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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #671 - ἀπόχρησις

Transliteration
apóchrēsis
Phonetics
ap-okh'-ray-sis
Origin
from a compound of (G575) and (G5530)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. abuse, misuse
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
Colossians
1
NAS (1)
Colossians
1
HCS (1)
Colossians
1
BSB (1)
Colossians
1
ESV (1)
Colossians
1
WEB (1)
Colossians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀπό-χρησις, εως, ἡ,

I getting rid of, τῶν περιττῶν dub. in Plu. 2.267f.

II consumption, using up, Colossians 2:22.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ἀπό -χρησις , -εως ,

(< ἀποχράομαι , to use to the full, abuse),

abuse, misuse: Colossians 2:22 (MM, s.v.).†


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

One or two instances of the verb ἀποχράομαι may be cited to illustrate the expressive ἀπόχρησις, which is found in the Greek Bible only in Colossians 2:22. OGIS 665.16 (A.D. 49) ὑπὸ τῶν πλεονεκτικῶς καὶ ἀναιδῶς ταῖς ἐξουσίαις ἀποχρωμένων = abutentibus : the Prefect Cn. Vergilius Capito issues an edict against the abuse of the libera legatio. P Hib I. 52.7 (c. B.C. 245) κ ̣[αὶ ὧ ]ν ̣τινων κλήρων ἀποκέχρηνται ταῖς νομαῖς, ";the holdings in which they have used up the pastures"; (Edd.).

 

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
αποχρησει αποχρήσει ἀποχρήσει apochresei apochrēsei apochrḗsei
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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