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Strong's #1168 - δειλιάω

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  1. to be timid, fearful
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Strong #: 2648 ‑ חָפַז (khaw‑faz');  2865 ‑ חָתַת (khaw‑thath');  4549 ‑ מָסַס (maw‑sas');  5110 ‑ נוּד (nood);  6206 ‑ עָרַץ (aw‑rats');  6342 ‑ פָּחַד (paw‑khad');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


to be afraid, LXX Deuteronomy 1:28, al., D.S. 20.78, Paul.Aeg. 3.76. (Later Gr. for ἀποδειλ-.)

Thayer's Expanded Definition

δειλιάω, δειλιω; (δειλία, which see); to be timid, fearful: John 14:27. (Deuteronomy 31:6; Deuteronomy 1:21 and often in the Sept.; Sir. 22:16 Sir. 31:16 (Sir. 34:16); 4 Macc. 14:4. Diodorus 20, 78. The Greeks prefer the compound ἀποδειλιω.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δειλιάω , -

(< δειλία ),

[in LXX for H2865 ni,. H6342, etc.;]

= the more freq. ἀποδ -,

to be cowardly, timid, fearful: John 14:27.†

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

In P Par 68C. .4 a person condemned to death writes to the Emperor—ἐπὶ τοῦτον δὲ πορευόμενος οὐ δειλιάσω σοι τὴν ἀλήθειαν εἰπεῖν . The form δειλαίνω , found in Aristotle, occurs in P Tebt I. 58.27 (B.C. 111) οὗτος οὖν θεωρήσας με ὡς προσεδρεύοντα καθ᾽η μέραν ὡσεὶ δεδίλανται , ";seeing me in daily attendance he has as it were turned coward"; (Edd.).



The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
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List of Word Forms
δειλία δειλιάσει δειλιάσης δειλιάσητε δειλιάσουσιν δειλιάσω δειλιατω δειλιάτω δειλινήν δειλινόν εδειλίασαν εδείλίασαν εδειλίασεν deiliato deiliatō deiliáto deiliátō
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