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Strong's #794 - ἄστοργος

from (G1) (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of stergo (to cherish affectionately)
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  1. without natural affection, unsociable (Rom 1:31 marg.), inhuman (2Ti. 3:3 RSV), unloving (2Ti. 3:3 NKJV)
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Romans 1
2 Timothy 1
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2 Timothy 1
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄστοργ-ος, ον,

1. without natural affection, ἄστοργος ψυχήν Aeschin. 2.146; ὥστοργος the heartless one, Theoc. 2.112, cf. Lyr.Alex. Adesp. 6.9; ἄ. γυνή Theoc. 17.43; ἄ. πρὸς τὰ ἔκγονα Clytus I, cf. IG 12(5).14(Ios); ἄ. θάνατος cruel, AP 7.662 (Leon.), IG 3.1374.

2. without attraction, Plu. 2.926f: also ἀστόργης (sic) An.Ox. 1.50.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἄστοργος, ἀστοργον (στοργή love of kindred), without natural affection: Romans 1:31; 2 Timothy 3:3. (Aeschines, Theocritus, Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἄστοργος , -ον

(<στοργή , family affection, love of kindred, see ἀγάπη ),

without natural affection: Romans 1:31, 2 Timothy 3:3 (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

Kaibel 146.6 (iii/iv A.D.) ἀστόργου μοῖρα κίχεν θανάτου : the epitaph is among the Elgin marbles. In ib. 1028.44 (Andros, hymn to Isis, iv/A.D.), it means ";amorem non expertus."; Στοργή is found in Chrest. II. 361.9 (A.D. 360) εὐνοίας καὶ στοργῆς ἔτι τε καὶ ὑπηρεσίας .



The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
αστοργοι άστοργοι ἄστοργοι αστοργους αστόργους ἀστόργους astorgoi ástorgoi astorgous astórgous
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