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Strong's #2058 - ἑρμηνεία

from the same as (G2059)
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Noun Feminine
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  1. interpretation
    1. of what has been spoken more or less obscurely by others
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἑρμην-εία, ἡ, (ἑρμηνεύω)

1. interpretation, explanation, Pl. R. 524b (pl.), Tht. 209a, Epicur. Nat. 28.1; esp. of thoughts by words, expression, Diog.Apoll. 1, X. Mem. 4.3.12; χρῆσθαι τῇ γλώσσῃ πρὸς ἑρμηνείαν Arist. PA 660a35, cf. de An. 420b19, Resp. 476a19, Hermog. Inv. 1.1, etc.; mediation, Pl. Epin. 984e; style, D.H. Comp. 1,al., Demetr. Eloc. 1, etc.; an expression, ἡ ἀκόλουθος ἑ. Sch. Pi. O. 3.1: also in pl., αἱ Πλατωνικαὶ ἑ. Plato's gifts of style, D.H. Pomp. 1.2.

2. in Music, expression, Plu. 2.1138a, 1144d.

3. translation, Aristeas 3, Ph. 2.141; ἑ. τῶν Πωμαϊκῶν POxy. 1201.12 (iii A.D.); ἑ. ἔχειν to mean when translated, Ph. 1.232, Porph. Plot. 17.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἑρμηνεία (WH ἑρμηνια; see Iota), ἑρμηνειας, (ἑρμηνεύω), interpretation (of what has been spoken more or less obscurely by others): 1 Corinthians 12:10 (L text διερμ. which see); 1 Corinthians 14:26. (From Plato down.)

STRONGS NT 2058a: ἑρμηνευτής ἑρμηνευτής, ἑρμηνευτου, (ἑρμηνεύω, which see), an interpreter: 1 Corinthians 14:28 L Tr WH marginal reading (Plato, politic., p. 290 c.; for מֵלִיץ in Genesis 42:23.)

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*† δι -ερμηνεία , ας , ,

interpretation: 1 Corinthians 12:10, L, txt. (not elsewhere)†


(T, cl., -εία ), -ας , ,

(< ἑρμηνεύω ),

[in LXX (-εία ), Sir, prol. 14 Sirach 47:17, from LXX Sirach 5:1*;]

interpretation: 1 Corinthians 12:10; 1 Corinthians 14:26.†

ἑρμηνεία , see ἑρμηνία .

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The Greek translation of a will originally written in Latin is headed—Ἑρμηνί ]α διαθήκης (BGU I. 326i. 1—ii/A.D.). Attached to it is—Ἑρμηνία κωδικίλλων διπτύχων (ib. ii. 15). Cf. P Oxy XII. 1466.3 (A.D. 245) and P Thead 13ii. 1 (A.D. 322 or 323), and see P Fay 23.11 (ii/A.D.) for an ἐπιτ (ηρητὴς) ἑρμηνίας. Vett. Val. p. 4.5 < > δὲ τοῦ Ἑρμοῦ σημαίνει παιδείαν, γράμματα, ἔλεγχον, λόγον, ἀδελφότητα, ἑρμηνείαν, κηρυκείαν κτλ. In the MGr Velvendos dialect ὁρμήνεια = ";counsel,"; ";advice.";


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List of Word Forms
ερμηνεία ἑρμηνεία ερμηνείαν ἑρμηνείαν ερμηνευτής ερμηνια ἑρμηνία ερμηνιαν ἑρμηνίαν ermeneia ermēneia ermeneian ermēneian hermeneia hermeneía hermēneia hermēneía hermeneian hermeneían hermēneian hermēneían