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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1164 - δεῖγμα

from the base of (G1166)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
  1. a thing shown
  2. a specimen of any thing, example, pattern
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

δεῖγμα, ατος, τό,


1. sample, pattern, καρπῶν Isoc. 15.54, cf. POxy. 113.5 (ii A.D.); τοῦ βίου Ar. Ach. 988; λαβὼν δ' Ἄδραστον δεῖγμα τῶν ἐμῶν λόγων taking him as evidence of.., E. Supp. 354; μὴ.. αὐτοὶ καθ' ὑμῶν αὐτῶν δ. τοιοῦτον ἐξενέγκητε D. 21.183; τοῦτο τὸ δ. ἐξενηνοχὼς περὶ αὐτοῦ Id. 19.12, cf. Pl. Lg. 788c; δείγματος εἵνεκα by way of sample, D. 23.65; δείγματος χάριν S.E. M. 11.40; δ. προφέρειν, ἐκτίθεσθαι, παρασχεῖν, Pl. Lg. 718b, Plb. 4.24.9, D.H. Rh. 6.5; δ. μικροψυχίας Men. Georg.Fr. 3; δ. ψυχῆς sign of life, Luc. Prom. Ezekiel 2:1-10 (s.v.l.); δ. φιλοσοφίας Ἀττικῆς Id. Scyth. 7; [ἀνδριάντα] δ. ἀρετᾶς θεμένα Epigr.Gr. 860.6, cf. IG 14.967, etc. plan, sketch, PGiss. 15.3. sense-evidence, τὰ ἐπὶ τοῦ ὀργάνου δείγματα Epicur. Nat. 11.7.

2. mart, bazaar, in the Piraeus, X. HG 5.1.21, Lys. Fr. 75.6; περιεπάτουν ἐν τῷ δ. τῷ ἡμετέρῳ D. 35.29; elsewh., IPE 1.16B49 (Olbia), Aen. Tact.30.2, Plb. 5.88.8, D.S. 19.45. metaph., δ. δικῶν Ar. Eq. 979.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* δεῖγμα , -τος , τό

(< δείκνυμι );

1. (cl.) a thing shown, a specimen.

2. = cl. παράδ - (cf. ὑπόδ -, 2 Peter 2:6), an example (a warning): Judges 1:7.†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

δεῖγμα is found = ";Plan,"; ";Planskizze"; in P Giss I. 15.3 κόμιζε ̣ τῆς Ἰβιῶνο [ς ] τὸ δεῖγμα : cf. the fragmentary P Petr II. 8 (2a).6 (B.C. 246). The word is used of a ";sample"; in P Hib I. 39.15 (B.C. 265) δεῖγμα σφραγισάσ [θ ]ω , ";let him seal a sample"; of corn, so ib. 98.17 (B.C. 251), P Lond 256 recto.3 (A.D. 11–5) (= II. p. 97) ἐπε ̣σ ̣φραγι [σμέ ]νοις δ ̣ίγμασι , P Oxy IV. 708.5 (A.D. 188) ἐν τῇ ] τ [ ]ν δειγμάτων ἄρσει , ";at the weighing of the samples"; (Edd.) : cf. P Oxy I. 113.5 (ii.A.D.) συνήλλιξα ἐκείνῃ τῆι ἐπιστολῇ δεῖγμα λευκόινα , ";I enclosed in the former packet a pattern of white-violet colour"; (Edd.). In P Oxy I. 63.8 (ii/iii A.D.) we have τοὺς δειγματοάρτας , ";the inspectors,"; and in ib. X. 1254.5 (A.D. 260) εἰς δειγματοκαταγωγίαν , ";for the conveyance of samples"; of wheat. MGr δεῖγμα = ";proof.";



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δειγμα δείγμα δεῖγμα deigma deîgma
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