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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #811 - ἀσώτως
- dissolutely, profligately
Adverb from the same as G810
* ἀσώτως ,
(< ἄσωτος , prodigal, wasteful),
[in LXX for H5637, Proverbs 7:11 *;]
wastefully: Luke 15:13
(EV, in riotous living; but not necessarily dissolute; cf. MM, ut supr.; Milligan, NTD, 79).†
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Vettius Valens p. 18 joins ἀσώτων λάγνων καὶ κατωφερῶν ἀκρίτων ἐπιψόγων , εὐμεταβόλων περὶ τὰ τέλη , οὐκ εὐθανατούντων οὐδὲ περὶ τοὺς γάμους εὐσταθῶν . The use of the maxim noscitur a sociis here, as so often, makes the astrologer valuable for the delineation of a word’s meaning. It is MGr.
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