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Strong's #1649 - ἔλεγξις
- refutation, rebuke
ἔλεγξις, εως, ἡ,
1. refuting, reproving, LXX Job 21:4,al.; πικρὸς πρὸς τὰς ἐ. Philostr. VA 2.22 (pl.).
2. conviction, παρανομίας 2 Peter 2:16.
ἔλεγξις, ἐλεγξεως, ἡ (ἐλέγχω, which see), refutation, rebuke; (Vulg. correptio; Augustine,convictio): ἔλεγξιν ἔσχεν ἰδίας παρανομίας, he was rebuked for his own transgression, 2 Peter 2:16. (Philostr. vit. Apoll. 2, 22 (p. 74, Olear. edition); the Sept., Job 21:4; Job 23:2, for שִׂיחַ complaint; (Protevangel. Jacob. 16, 1 τό ὕδωρ τῆς ἐλεγξεως κυρίου (the Sept. Numbers 5:18 τό ὑδδορ τοῦ ἐλεγμοῦ)).)
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† ἐλεγξις , -εως , ἡ
(< ἐλέγχω ),
[in LXX: Job 21:4; Job 23:2 (H7879) *;]
rebuke: 2 Peter 2:16.†
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