the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #1455 - ἐγκάθετος
- secretly to lie in wait, a spy
- one who is bribed by others to entrap a man by crafty words
I put in secretly, suborned, προέδρους ἐ. ὑφέντες Pl. Ax. 368e, cf. D. 3.34, Plb. 13.5.1, Luke 20:20, J. BJ 6.5.2. Adv. - τως, δημηγορεῖν D.S. 16.68.
II of a child, = cross εἰσποιητός, Hyp. Fr. 56.
ἐγκάθετος (T WH ἐνκαθετος, see ἐν, III. 3), ἐγκαθετου ὁ ἡ (ἐγκαθίημι (to send down in (secretly))), suborned to lie in wait; a lier-in-wait, a spy, (cf. Latininsidiator; English "insidious): used in Luke 20:20 of one who is suborned by others to entrap a man by crafty words. (Plato, Ax., p. 368 e.; Demosthenes, p. 1483, 1; Josephus, b. j. 6, 5, 2; Polybius 13, 5, 1, others; the Sept., Job (
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