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Entry for Strong's #400 - ἀναφωνέω

Word Origin
from (303) and (5455)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to cry out with a loud voice, call aloud, exclaim
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2142 ‑ זָכַר (zaw‑kar');  8085 ‑ שָׁמַע (shaw‑mah');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Luke 1
Luke 1
Luke 1
V-AAI-3S 1
V-AAI-3S 1
V-AAI-3S 1
V-AAI-3S 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


1. call aloud, shout, Plb. 3.33.4, LXX 1 Chronicles 15:28, al., Luke 1:42; exercise the voice, Aret. CD 1.3: esp. practise the voice by declaiming, Plu. 2.130c; τὰ πρός τι ἀναπεφωνημένα declamations upon.., ib.30e.

2. proclaim, βασιλέα Id. Demetr. 18: c. dat., decree, τοῦ ἀναπεφωνημένου Νουμηνίῳ στεφάνου PFay. 14.2.

3. ἀ. τὴν ἐλευθερίαν claim liberty, Artem. 1.58, cf. Plu. Cic. 27.

4. of poetic utterance, Arist. Mu. 400a18, Plu. Cor. 32; of any utterance, c. acc., Epicur. Ephesians 1 p.24U., cf. p.27 U.

5. invoke, in Pass., Dam. Pr. 125 (quater).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀναφωνέω, ἀναφώνω: 1 aorist ἀνεφώνησα; to cry out with a loud voice, call aloud, exclaim: Luke 1:42. (1 Chronicles 15:28; 1 Chronicles 16:4; (Aristotle, de mund. 6, vol. i., p. 400, 18); Polybius, often in Plutarch.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀνα -φωνέω , - ,

[in LXX for H8085 hi., H2142 hi.;]

to cry out, exclaim: Luke 1:42 (Arist., al.).†

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

A weakened meaning occurs in P Fay 14.2 (B.C. 124) τοῦ ἀναπεφωνημένου Νουμηνίῳ στεφάνου, ";the crown tax decreed for Numenius.";


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
αναφωνείν αναφωνούντας αναφωνούντες αναφωνών ανεφώνησε ανεφωνησεν ἀνεφώνησεν anephonesen anephōnēsen anephṓnesen anephṓnēsen
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