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Entry for Strong's #4781 - συγκάμπτω

Word Origin
from (4862) and (2578)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to bend together, to bend completely
  2. metaph. to subject one to error and hardness of heart, a figure taken from bowing the back by captives compelled to pass under the yoke
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Romans 1
Romans 1
Romans 1
V-AAM-2S 1
V-AAM-2S 1
V-AAM-2S 1
V-AAD-2S 1
V-AAM-2S 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

συγ-κάμπτω, bend, τὸ σκέλος Hp. Art. 14, Pl. Phd. 60b; συγκάμψας τὰν χῆρα καθ' ἕνα ἐκτείνειν τῶν δακτύλων IG 42(1).121.28 (Epid., iv B.C. ); of legs, arms, spine, etc., Diocl.Fr. 141; τὸν νῶτόν τινων LXX Psalms 68:1-35(69).24: intr., bend down, ib. 4 Ki. 4.35: Pass., opp. ἐκτείνεσθαι, X. Eq. 12.5; συγκεκαμμένῳ τῷ σκέλει, of a person mounting a horse, ib. 7.2; συγκεκαμμένος τοῖς δακτύλοις with the fingers doubled up. D.L. 6.29; esp. of the action of sitting down, συγκαμφθεὶς κάθημαι Pl. Phd. 98d, cf. Hp. Off. 9, Arist. Pr. 885b34; of the foetus in the womb, Id. HA 586b1, Sor. 2.60; of the chest in phthisis, Hp. Loc.Hom. 14; of animals lying down with their knees bent under them, ς. ἡ βοῦς Arist. HA 575a14: in Pass. also, bend together with, ἐπιφανείας -εσθαι τοῖς σώμασιν Plu. 2.63c .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

συγκάμπτω (T WH συνκάμπτω (cf. σύν, II. at the end)): 1 aorist imperative σύγκαμψον; to bend together, to bend completely: τόν νῶτον τίνος (A. V. to bow down one's back) i. e. metaphorically, to subject one to error and hardness of heart, a figure taken from the bowing of the back by captives compelled to pass under the yoke, Romans 11:10, from Psalm 68:24 (). (Xenophon, Plato, Aristotle, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -κάμπτω

(Rec. συγκ -),

[in LXX: Psalms 68:10; Psalms 68:23 (מעד hi.), etc.;]

to bend completely, bend together: τ . νῶτον , fig., Romans 11:10 (LXX).†

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

";perish along with"; (Hebrews 11:31) : cf. P Oxy III. 486.35 (A.D. 131) μὴ σὺ ]ν τοῖς ὑπάρχουσί μου κἀγὼ λειμῷ συναπολῶμαι, ";that I may not in addition to the loss of my property also perish with hunger"; (Edd.).


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
σύγκαμψον συνέκαμψεν συνκαμψον σύνκαμψον sunkampson synkampson sýn'kampson
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