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Strong's #2313 - θεομαχέω

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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


fight against God or the gods, E. Ba. 45, al., IA 1408; μὴ θεομάχει Men. 187, cf. Hp. 14, LXX 2 Maccabees 7:19, Plu. 2.168c, Arr. Epict. 3.24.24.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

θεομαχέω, θεομάχω; (θεομάχος); to fight against God: Acts 23:9 Rec. (Euripides, Xenophon, Diodorus, others; 2 Macc. 7:19.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** θεομαχέω , -

(< θεομάχος ),

[in LXX: 2 Maccabees 7:19 *;]

to fight against God: Acts 23:9 (Rec.).†

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

For this verb (which is read in the TR of Acts 23:9, cf. 2 Maccabees 7:19) along with its corresponding subst. see Epict. iii. 24. 24 εἰ δὲ μή, θεομαχήσω, ἀντιθήσω πρὸς τὸν Δία, ἀντιδιατάξομαι αὐτῷ πρὸς τὰ ὅλα. καὶ τἀπίχειρα τῆς θεομαχίας ταύτης καὶ ἀπειθείας οὐ παῖδες παίδων ἐκτίσουσιν κτλ., and Menander Fragm. p. 54, No. 187—

μὴ θεομάχει, μηδὲ προσάγου τῷ πράγματι

χειμῶνας ἑτέρους, τοὺς δ᾽ ἀναγκαίους φέρε.


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.
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