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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #518 - ἀπαγγέλλω
- to bring tidings (from a person or a thing), bring word, report
- to proclaim, to make known openly, declare
fut. -αγγελῶ, Ion. -έω Simon. 5.18: aor. 1 ἀπαγγ-ήγγειλα: pf. -ήγγελκα Plu. Fab. 16: — Pass., pf. -ήγγελμαι Pl. Chrm. 153c: aor. -ηγγέλθην Hdt. 2.121.e/, E. Hec. 672, later -ηγγέλην Plu. Galb. 25:
1 of a messenger, bring tidings, report, τινί τι Il. 9.626, etc., Pi. P. 6.18, Hdt. 3.25, etc.; τι πρός τινα A. Ch. 266, X. An. 6.3.22, etc.; ἀ. εἰς τὴν Ἑλλάδα, εἰς τὸ στρατόπεδον, ib. 2.4.4, 6.4.25; τὰ παρά τινος ib. 2.3.4; ταῦτα περί σου οἴκαδε Pl. Men. 71c, cf. Hp. de Arte 11, Th. 4.122; ἀ. ἡδονάς, φόνον, E. IT 642, Andr. 1241: folld. by relat. clause, ἐκέλευε τὸν ἄγγελον ἀπαγγέλλειν ὅτι.. Hdt. 1.127, cf. X. An. 2.3.5; ἀ. ὡς.. Lys. 9.6: abs., πάλιν ἀ. bring back tidings, report in answer, Od. 9.95: — Pass., ἐξ ὧν.. ἀπηγγέλλετό μοι as he was reported to me, D. 21.25: c. part., ἀπηγγέλθη.. ὁ νέκυς ἐκκεκλεμμένος was reported to have been stolen away, Hdt. 2.121. έ.
2. of a speaker or writer, report, relate, ὄψις ἀπαγγέλλει Id. 1.210, cf. Arist. Rh. 1417b9, Po. 1448a21, D.H. Comp. 20; ὧν ὁ παθὼν ἔνια.. οὐδ' ἂν ἀπαγγεῖλαι δύναιθ' ἑτέρῳ D. 21.72; describe, Hp. Prorrh. 2.3 (Pass.), cf. Plu. Fab. 16; [ Ῥωμαίους] ἡττημένους ὑπὸ τοῦ συγγραφέως ἀπηγγέλθαι Plb. 1.15.11.
3. recite, declaim, Chor.in RPhil. 1.220.
II explain, interpret, a dream or riddle, LXX Genesis 41:8, Judges 14:12.
ἀπ -αγγέλλω ,
[in LXX chiefly for H5046 hi.;]
of a messenger, speaker, or writer, to report, announce, declare: c. acc rei, Acts 4:23, al.; c. dat. pers., Matthew 2:8, al.; seq. ὃτι , Luke 18:37; πῶς , Luke 8:36; περί , Luke 7:18; Luke 13:1, Acts 28:21, 1 Thessalonians 1:9; λέγων , Acts 22:26; c. acc et inf., Acts 12:14; seq. εἰς , Mark 5:14, Luke 8:34 (MM, VGT, s.v.; Cremer, 25).
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The verb = ";report,"; ";announce"; (as Mark 6:30) is found in P Lond 42.25 ff. (B.C. 168) (= I. p. 30, Selections, p. 11) ἔτι δὲ καὶ Ὥρου τοῦ τὴν ἐπιστολὴν παρακεκομικό [το ]ς ἀπηγγελκότος ὑπὲρ τοῦ ἀπολελύσθαι σε ἐκ τῆς κατοχῆς παντελῶς ἀηδίζομαι, ";and now that Horus who brought the letter has reported about your having been released from your retreat, I am utterly distressed."; So P Tebt II. 297.7 (c. A.D. 123) ἀ ̣π ̣η ̣νγ [ει ]λεν τὴν τάξιν ὡς ὀφείλουσαν πραθῆναι, ";reported that the office ought to be sold."; Abbott, Joh. Voc. p. 164, has a good note on the force of ἀπ. = ";report, bring word"; in John 16:25 : he illustrates it from Epictetus. In the interesting proceedings before a Roman Emperor, P Oxy I. 33 (late ii/A.D.), the word seems almost to have the legal sense of ";appeal,"; as when the accused man exclaims, v. 6 ff. : ὑπὲρ τῆς ἐμαυτοῦ εὐγενείας. . . ἀπαγγέλλ [ω ], ";I appeal on behalf of my nobility"; (Edd.).
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