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Strong's #2558 - κακουχέω

from a presumed compound of (G2556) and (G2192)
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  1. to treat ill, oppress, plague
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κᾰκουχ-έω, (ἔχω)

wrong, injure, αὑτόν Telesp.34H.; maltreat, esp. a wife, Mitteis Chr. 284.6 (ii B.C.), POxy. 281.17 (i A.D.), etc.: Pass., to be afflicted or injured, LXX 3 Ki. 2.26; ὑπὸ τοῦ δηγμοῦ D.S. 3.23; κακουχουμένους τελευτῆσαι τὸν βίον Plu. 2.114e.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

κακουχέω, κακούχω: (from the obsolete κακουχος, from κακόν and ἔχω); to treat ill, oppress, plague: τινα; present passive participle κακουχόμενοι, maltreated, tormented, Hebrews 11:37; Hebrews 13:3. (1 Kings 2:26; 1 Kings 11:39 Alex.; Diodorus 3, 23; 19, 11; Dio C. 35 (36), 9 (11); Plutarch, mor., p. 114 e.) (Compare: συγκακουχέω.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

κακουχέω , -

(< κακόν , ἔχω ),

[in LXX: 1 Kings 2:26; 1 Kings 11:39 (H6030 pi., hith.)*;]

to ill-treat, hurt, torment: pass. ptcp., Hebrews 11:37; Hebrews 13:3.†

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

κακουχέω is common in marriage-contracts, where the husband undertakes as regards his wife—μὴ κακουχεῖν αὐτὴν μηδ᾽ ὑβρίζειν μηδ᾽ ἐγβάλλειν μηδ᾽ ἄλλην γυναῖκα ἐπεισάγειν, see BGU IV. 1050.14 (time of Augustus) al. : cf. the complaint against a husband, P Oxy II. 281.17 (A.D. 20–50) οὐ διέλειπεν κακουχῶν με καὶ ὑβρί [ζ ]ων, and for the corr. subst. see the deed of divorce, BGU IV. 1105.18 (time of Augustus) τ ̣ο ̣ ̣ς ̣ π ̣ρ ̣ο ̣κειμένοις κακουχία ̣ς ̤ (l. αις) μ ̣ε ̣ καὶ καθυβρίζει.


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.
List of Word Forms
εκακουχήθη εκακουχήθης κακουχήσω κακουχουμενοι κακουχούμενοι κακουχουμενων κακουχουμένων κακόφρονι κακοφροσύνη κακόφρων kakouchoumenoi kakouchoúmenoi kakouchoumenon kakouchoumenōn kakouchouménon kakouchouménōn
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