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Entry for Strong's #4896 - σύνειμι

Word Origin
from (4862) and eimi (to go)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to come together
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
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Luke 1
Luke 1
Luke 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σύνειμι (εἰμί sum), fut. -έσομαι, Dor. fut. -εσσέομαι SIG 526.19 (Itanos, iii B.C.): Elean 3 pl. pres. opt. συνέαν ib.9 (Olympia, vi B.C.):

to be with, be joined with, ἔμελλον ἔτι ξυνέσεσθαι ὀϊζυῖ Od. 7.270; ξ. ὀνείρασιν to be haunted by dreams, A. Pers. 177; ς. νόσῳ, = νοσεῖν, S. OT 303; κακοῖς πολλοῖς ξυνοῦσα acquainted with.., Id. El. 600; τῷ κόπῳ ξ. Ar. Pl. 321 (lyr.); γνώμαις καὶ μερίμναις Id. Nu. 1404; [ πράγμασι ] to be engaged in business, Id. Ra. 959; ξ. ᾧπερ ἥδεσθον βίῳ Id. Fr. 583; [ μέρει πολέμου ] Th. 4.18; τρυφερῷ βίῳ ς. Men. Kith.Fr. 1.9; γεωργίᾳ ς. X. Oec. 15.12; εὐωχίαις, ἡδοναῖς, δείμασι, Pl. R. 586a, 586b, Lg. 791b; ἀπορίᾳ, εὐδαιμονία, Luc. Sat. 11, Bis Acc. 3: reversely, ὅτῳ τὸ μὴ καλὸν ξύνεστι S. Ant. 372 (lyr.); ὅτῳ γάμοι ξυνόντες ηὑρέθησαν ἀνόσιοι Id. OC 946; ἐμοὶ ξύνεστιν ἐλπίς E. Tr. 682; εἴ μοι ξυνείη.. μοῖρα S. OT 863 (lyr.): abs., ἆται ἀεὶ ξυνοῦσαι Id. OC 1244 (lyr.); τὰ πάλαι νοσήματα ξυνόντα Id. Aj. 338; ὁ χρόνος ξυνὼν μακρός Id. OC 7.

II have intercourse with, live with, τοῖς φονεῦσι τοῦ πατρός Id. El. 264, cf. E. Fr. 897.7 (anap.), etc.; μετά τινος Ar. Pl. 504, Pl. Smp. 195b, etc.; ς. ἐμαυτῷ live alone, X. Hier. 6.2; φιλικῶς, οἰκείως ξ. τινί, Id. An. 6.6.35, HG 7.3.5; ς. ἀλλήλοις ἐν τῷ πότῳ Pl. Prt. 347c: also ξυνῆμεν.. ἐγώ τε καὶ σύ Ar. V. 236; οἱ συνόντες τινί, of fellow-travellers, Acts 22:11 : abs., τὸν νεανίσκον συνὼν διέφθορεν Eup. 337.

2. of a woman, live with a husband, = συνοικέω, Hdt. 4.9, S. El. 276, 611, etc.; and then, merely, have sexual intercourse, Ar. Ec. 619 (anap.), Arist. Pol. 1262a33, PSI 1.64.19 (i B.C.), etc.; of animals, copulate, Arist. HA 540a13.

3. attend, associate with, a teacher, X. Mem. 1.2.8, 24, etc.; also of the teacher, Id. Cyr. 3.1.14, Pl. Tht. 151a, etc.; of a fellowpupil, ἐμοὶ συνών ποτε περὶ μαθήματα Gal. 16.684; also of a follower in war, ξ. Βρασίδᾳ Ar. V. 475 (lyr.); οἱ συνόντες followers, partisans, associates, disciples, Antipho 5.68, Pl. Ap. 25e, Tht. 168a, al.; guests, Ar. V. 1300, X. Smp. 1.15, etc.; comrades in war, Id. Cyr. 8.2.2; Δίκη ξυνοῦσα φωτί attending on, favouring, A. Th. 671, cf. S. OT 275, etc.; accompany, οὐδὲ τῷ ὀρέγεσθαι τὸ εὔκαιρον σύνεστι Sor. 1.38, cf. 26.

4. have dealings with, τινι Th. 4.83; ς. ἵπποις have to do with them, Pl. Ap. 25b.

5. take part in, attend, συνόδοις RArch. 22(1925).62 (Callatis); ὑπογραψάντων πάντων τῶν συνόντων all the members of the σύνοδος, Sammelb. 7457.48 (ii B.C.).

6. abs., αἴ κα.. μὴ συννῇ (συνῇ) γνήσια τέκνα if there are not in addition children of the blood, Leg.Gort. 10.41; ὅπου κεφαλαλγία σύνεστι Gal. 16.662.

III of heavenly bodies, to be in conjunction, Man. 1.78, al., Gal. 19.552.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σύνειμι (2), participle συνίων; (σύν, and εἰμί to go); from Homer down; to come together: Luke 8:4.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* σύν -ειμι

(< εἶμι , to go),

to come together: Luke 8:4.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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