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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5222 - ὑπάντησις
ὑπάντ-ησις, εως, ἡ,
coming to meet, ἐξῆλθον εἰς ὑπάντησιν αὐτῷ John 12:13, cf. J. AJ 11.8.4, App. BC 4.6 (pl.); ψήφισμα -ήσεως SIG 798.16 (Cyzicus, i A. D.).
2. Astrol., encounter of a heavenly body, in ἄφεσις, Ptol. Tetr. 132 (pl.).
II metaph., retort, answer, S.E. M. 11.202; πρός τι ib. 7.278, A.D. Synt. 305.19.
2. counter-treatment, Sor. 2.41.
† ὑπ -άντησις , -εως , ἡ
[in LXX: Judges 11:34, εἰς ὑ . (H7125), etc.;]
a going to meet: εἰς ὑ . (v. M, Proverbs 14:1-35 n), Matthew 8:34; Matthew 25:1, John 12:13.†
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";a link or torch consisting of strips of resinous wood tied together,"; but in late Greek also used for a ";lantern"; (Rutherford NP p. 131 f.) : see Joh. 18:3 where it is joined with λαμπάς, as in P Lond 1159.59 (A.D. 145–147) (= III. p. 113, Chrest. I. p. 493) ἐπὶ ξύλ (ων) καὶ ἀνθράκων καὶ φανῶ (ν) καὶ λαμπάδων οἱ προόντες, account of the preparations for an official visit of the prefect. See also P Par 35.15 (B.C. 163) (= UPZ i. p. 130) ὀψὲ τῆς ὥρας καὶ ἐχόντων φα [νόν, and similarly ib. 37.18.
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