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Strong's #1440 - ἑβδομήκοντα

from (G1442) and a modified form of (G1176)
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  1. seventy
    1. the seventy disciples whom Jesus sent out in addition to the twelve apostles
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἑβδομήκοντα, οἱ, αἱ, τά,

indecl., seventy, Hdt. 1.32, X. An. 4.7.8, etc.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἑβομηκοντα, οἱ, αἱ, τά (from Herodotus down), seventy: Acts 7:14 (here Relz ἑβδομηκονταπεντε); ; οἱ ἑβδομήκοντα (ἑβδομήκοντα δύο, L brackets WH brackets), the seventy disciples whom Jesus sent out in addition to the twelve apostles: Luke 10:1, 17. (B. D. American edition, under the phrase Seventy Disciples.)

STRONGS NT 1440a: ἑβδομηκονταέξ [ἑβδομηκονταέξ for ἑβδομήκοντα ἕξ, seventy-six: Acts 27:37 Rec.]

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἑβδομήκοντα , οί , αί , τά ,


(< ἑπτά ),

seventy: Luke 10:1; Luke 10:17, Acts 7:14; Acts 23:23; Acts 27:37.†

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 Flor III. 382i. 3 (A.D. 222–3) exemption from public services is granted τοῖς ἑ [β ]δ ̣ο ̣μ ̣η ̣κ ̣ο ̣ντα ἔτη β ̣ε ̣β ̣ι ̣ω ̣κόσι, an equivalent to our old-age pensions : cf. ib.ii. 55 ]γὼ κατὰ τὰς προκειμένας θείας διατάξεις ἤδη ὑπὲρ ἑβδο ̣μήκοντα [ἔτ ]η βεβιωκὼς καὶ αὐτὸς τῆς ἀναπαύσεως ̣ δ ̣ιά σου τοῦ κυρίου τ ̣υχεῖν ̣ . . . On the number ";seventy"; bearing ";not infrequently an approximate sense,"; see König in Hastings’ DB iii. p. 563. MGr ἑβδομήντα.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
εβδομηκοντα εβδομήκοντα ἑβδομήκοντα εβδομηκονταδύο εβδομηκονταεπτά εβδομηκονταπέντε ebdomekonta ebdomēkonta hebdomekonta hebdomēkonta hebdomḗkonta
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