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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1675 - Ἑλληνιστής

Transliteration
Hellēnistḗs
Phonetics
hel-lay-nis-tace'  
Word Origin
from a derivative of (1672)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
2:504,227
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a Hellenist
    1. one who imitates the manners and customs or the worship of the Greeks, and use the Greek tongue
    2. used in the NT of Jews born in foreign lands and speaking Greek
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (2) HCS (3)
Acts 3
Acts 2
Acts 3
BYZ TIS TR
N-APM 2
N-GPM 1
N-APM 1
N-GPM 1
N-APM 2
N-GPM 1
NA WH
N-APM 2
N-GPM 1
N-APM 2
N-GPM 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἑλληνιστής, ἑλληνιστου, (from ἑλληνίζω to copy the manners and worship of the Greeks or to use the Greek language (Winers Grammar, 94 (89f), cf. 28)), a Hellenist, i. e. one who imitates the manners and customs or the worship of the Greeks, and uses the Greek tongue; employed in the N. T. of Jews born in foreign lands and speaking Greek (Grecian Jews): Acts 11:20 R (WH; see in Ἕλλην, 2); Acts 9:29; the name adhered to them even after they had embraced Christianity, Acts 6:1, where it is opposed to οἱ Ἑβραῖοί, which see Cf. Winers RWB, under the word Hellenisten; Reuss in Herzog see p. 701ff; (BB. DD., under the word ; Farrar, St. Paul, chapter vii.; Wetstein (1752) on Acts 6:1).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† Ἑλληνιστής , -οῦ ,

(< Ἑλληνίζω , to Hellenize, affect Greek customs),

a Hellenist (RV, Grecian Jew): Acts 6:1; Acts 9:29; Acts 11:20.†


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
Ελληνιστας Ἑλληνιστάς Ελληνιστων Ἑλληνιστῶν Ellenistas Ellēnistas Elleniston Ellēnistōn Hellenistas Hellenistás Hellēnistas Hellēnistás Helleniston Hellenistôn Hellēnistōn Hellēnistō̂n
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the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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