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Entry for Strong's #1340 - διϊσχυρίζομαι

Word Origin
from (1223) and a derivative of (2478)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to lean upon
  2. to affirm stoutly, assert confidently
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Luke 1
Acts 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
Luke 1
Acts 1
V-INI-3S 2
V-INI-3S 2
V-INI-3S 2
V-INI-3S 2

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I lean upon, rely on, τῷ λόγῳ Antipho 5.33, cf. Aeschin. 1.1.

II affirm confidently, τι Pl. Phd. 63c, etc.; δ. ταῦτα οὕτως ἔχειν ib. 114d; δ. ὡς.. Id. Tht. 154a; δ. περί τινος And. 2.4, Lys. 13.85; τι ὑπέρ τινος Pl. Men. 86b; περὶ σοῦ ὡς.. Id. 317c: abs., ὁμοίως ἐφ' ἑκατέροις δ. Id. Tht. 158d, etc.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διϊσχυρίζομαι (L WH διϊσχυρίζομαι (see Iota)): imperfect διισχυριζομην;

1. to lean upon.

2. to affirm stoutly, to assert confidently: Luke 22:59; Acts 12:15. (Lysias, Isaeus, Plato, Demosthenes, Josephus, Antiquities 2, 6, 4; Aelian hist. an. 7, 18; Dio Cassius, 57, 23; others.)

δικάζω[δικάζω; 1 aorist passive ἐδικασθην; from Homer down; "to judge, pass judgment: absolutely, Luke 6:37 Tr marginal reading (others, καταδικάζω.]

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* δι -ισχυρίζομαι

(T, Rec. διϊσ -),


1. to lean upon.

2. to affirm confidently: c. ptcp., Luke 22:59; c acc et inf. (Bl., § 70, 3), Acts 12:15.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
διισχυριζετο διισχυρίζετο διϊσχυρίζετο δικάζειν δικάζεσθε δικάζηται δικαζόμενον δικάζονται δικάσαι δικάσει δίκασον δικάσω εδίκαζε εδίκαζεν εδίκασας diischurizeto diischyrizeto diischyrízeto
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