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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3718 - ὀρθοτομέω

Transliteration
orthotoméō
Phonetics
or-thot-om-eh'-o
Origin
from a compound of (G3717) and the base of (G5114)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
8:111,1169
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to cut straight, to cut straight ways
    1. to proceed on straight paths, hold a straight course, equiv. to doing right
  2. to make straight and smooth, to handle aright, to teach the truth directly and correctly
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3474 ‑ יָשַׁר (yaw‑shar');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
2 Timothy
1
NAS (2)
2 Timothy
2
HCS (1)
2 Timothy
1
BSB (1)
2 Timothy
1
ESV (1)
2 Timothy
1
WEB (1)
2 Timothy
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ὀρθο-τομέω,

cut in a straight line, τὰς ὁδούς LXX Proverbs 3:6 : metaph., ὀ. τὸν λόγον teach it aright, 2 Timothy 2:15.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ὀρθοτομέω , -

(<- ὀρθός , τέμνω ),

[in LXX: Proverbs 3:6; Proverbs 11:6 (H3474 pi.)*;]

to cut straight, as a road (τ . ὁδούς , fig., Pr, ll c.). Metaph., τ . λόγον τ . ἀληθείας , 2 Timothy 2:15 (V. Ellic. and CGT, in l; not found elsewhere).†


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
ορθοτομει ορθοτομή ορθοτομουντα ορθοτομούντα ὀρθοτομοῦντα ορθωθήσεται ωρθώθη ωρθώμενος ώρθωται orthotomounta orthotomoûnta
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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