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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #280 - ἄμετρος

Transliteration
ámetros
Phonetics
am'-et-ros
Origin
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and (G3358)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
4:632,590
Definition
Thayer's
  1. without measure, immense
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (2)
2 Corinthians
2
NAS (2)
2 Corinthians
2
HCS (2)
2 Corinthians
2
BSB (2)
2 Corinthians
2
ESV (2)
2 Corinthians
2
WEB (4)
2 Corinthians
4
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄμετρος, ον,

I

1. without or beyond measure, immense, κακόν Simon. 37.16 codd.; opp. μετρητός, Pl. Lg. 820c. Adv. -τρως Id. Phd. 86c, etc.: neut. pl. as Adv., Babr. 11.10.

2. immoderate, in moral sense, Pl. Lg. 690e, etc. Adv. -τρως X. Cyr. 1.6.34.

3. neverceasing, τέττιγες Simon. 174.

4. disproportionate, Pl. Ti. 87e: Sup. -ότατος most unequal, Cleom. 1.7.

II without metre, prosaic, opp. ἔμμετρος, Arist. Po. 1451b1, D.H. Comp. 3, etc. Adv. -τρως unmetrically, Critias 4; not in metre, Poll. 1.19.

III ἄμετρος, = βάτος, Dsc. 4.37.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*ἄμετρος , -ον

(< μέτρον ),

without measure: adverbially, εἰς τὰ ἄ ., excessively, 2 Corinthians 10:13; 2 Corinthians 10:15


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

The form ἀμέτρητος occurs in a touching sepulchral inscription regarding a husband and wife from Rhodes IMAe 149 (ii/B.C.) : ταὐτὰ λέγοντες ταὐτὰ φρονοῦντες ἤλθομεν τὰν ἀμέτρητον ὁδὸν εἰς Ἀΐδαν .

 

 

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
αμετρα άμετρα ἄμετρα ametra ámetra
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2023. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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