the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #100 - ἁδρότης
- bountiful collection, great abundance
- thickness, ripeness, fulness, esp. of the body
ἁδροτής, ῆτος, ἡ,
vigour, strength, Epicur. Ephesians 1 p.31U.; of plants, Thphr. HP 7.4.11: metaph. of sound, loudness, Amarant. ap. Ath. 10.415a; of style or expression, force, Aristid. Quint. 2.9. II abundance, 2 Corinthians 8:20. (In Hom. v.l. for ἀνδροτής, q.v.)
ἁδρότης (Rec.st ἀδρ.), (ητος, ἡ, or better (cf. Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. ii. 417) ἁδροτής, (ῆτος (on the accent cf. Ebeling, Lex. Homer under the word; Chandler §§ 634, 635), (from ἁδρός thick, stout, full-grown, strong, rich (2 Kings 10:6, 11, etc.)), in Greek writings it follows the significance of the adjective ἁδρός; once in the N. T.: 2 Corinthians 8:20, bountiful collection, great liberality, (R. V. bounty). (ἁδροσύνη, of an abundant harvest, Hesiod ἐργ. 471.)
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* ἁδρότης , -τος , ἡ
(<ἁδρος , thick, well-grown),
1. thickness, vigour.
2. abundance, bounty: 2 Corinthians 8:20.†
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In Wilcken Ostr. ii. 1600 (ii/A.D.) ἁδροκ appears twice, representing presumably something from ἁδρός. The adjective occurs in BGU III. 781vi. 2 (i/A.D.) πατέλλον ἁδρόν.
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