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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1683 - ἐμαυτοῦ
- I, me, myself etc.
reflexive Pron. of first pers., of me, of myself: only gen., dat., and acc. sg., both masc. and fem.: not found in early; Aeol. ἔμ' αὔτῳ, ἔμ' αὔτᾳ, Alc. 72, Sapph. Supp. 15.11, cf. A.D. Pron. 80.10; ἐμαυτόν is dub. in Xenoph. (PLG 2p.116B.) and Anacr. 64; Ion. ἐμεωυτοῦ Hdt. 4.97 (but ἐμωυτοῦ A.D. Pron. 74.4), ἐμεωυτῷ Hdt. 3.142, ἐμεωυτόν Heraclit. 101; ἐμᾱτοῦ, ἐμᾱτόν, Lyr.Alex.Adesp. 4.23, SIG 741.12 (i B.C.): in pl. always separated, ἡμῶν αὐτῶν, etc.; ἐν ἐμαυτῷ συννοεῖσθαι in or with oneself, E. Or. 634; πρὸς ἐμαυτόν Ar. Ra. 53, etc.; strengthd., ἴσχυόν τ' αὐτὸς ἐμαυτοῦ Id. V. 357, cf. Lys. 1125; but ἐν ἐμαυτοῦ (sc. οἴκῳ) εἶναι, metaph., to be master of oneself, Pl. Chrm. 155d: nom. ἐμαυτός, com. formation in Pl.Com. 78.
ἐμαυτοῦ , -ῆς , -o ῦ ,
reflex prop. of first pers., used only in gen., dat. and acc sing.,
of myself: Luke 7:7, al.; ἀπ᾿ ἐ , John 5:30; John 7:17; John 7:28; John 8:28; John 8:42; John 10:18; John 14:10; ὑπ᾿ ἐμαυτόν , Matthew 8:9, Luke 7:8.
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P Petr I. 12.10 (iii/B.C.) τῆι ἐμαυτοῦ γυναικί, ib. III. 1ii. 4 (iii/B.C.) τῶν ἐμαυτοῦ ὑπαρχόν [των κύ ]ριον εἶναι, ";to be master of my property,"; P Oxy II. 281.13 (A.D. 20–50) ἀνέγκλητον ἐματὴν ἐν ἁπᾶσει παρειχόμην, ";conducted myself blamelessly in all respects"; (Edd.), ib. VI, 937.7 (iii/A.D.) ἐὰν. . ἔλθω εἰς τὴν πατρίδα μου ἐκδικήσω ἐμαυτόν, BGU II. 846.11 (ii/A.D.) (= Selections, p. 94) οἶδα τ ̣ι ̣ [ποτ᾽ αἰμαυτῷ παρέσχημαι, ";I know what I have brought upon myself,"; and the Christian letter P Oxy VI. 939.14 (iv/A.D.) (= Selections, p. 129) οὐκ ὢν ἐν ἐμαυτῷ, ";not being master of myself"; (cf. the classical ἐν ἐμαυτοῦ). For a weakened sense cf. P Ryl II. 77.34 (A.D. 192) πειθόμενος τ ̣ῇ ἐμαυτοῦ πατρίδι, ";obedient to my native city,"; ib. 98(a).16 (A.D. 154–5) ἕξω δὲ σὺν ἐμαυτῷ ἐργάτας δύο, ib. 117.9 (A.D. 269) συνε [σ ]τῶ [τός μοι τ ]ο ̣υ ̣̑ ἐμαυτῆς ἀνδρός, ";with the concurrence of my husband.";
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