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Strong's #3334 - μετακινέω

from (G3326) and (G2795)
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  1. to move from a place, to move away
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4191 ‑ מוּת (mooth);  5079 ‑ נִדָּה (nid‑daw');  5127 ‑ נוּס (noos);  5128 ‑ נוּעַ (noo'‑ah);  5472 ‑ סוּג (soog);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


1. shift, remove, τινὰ ἐκ τῆς τάξιος Hdt. 9.74; τι IG 5(1).1390.186 (Andania, i B. C.): Med., go from one place to another, Hdt. 9.51; μεταβάλλον καὶ -ούμενον γίγνεται πᾶν Pl. Lg. 894a: Pass., Hdt. 1.51, Arist. GC 315b14.

2. change, alter, μ. τὴν πάτριον πολιτείαν D. 23.205, cf. X. Lac. 15.1 (Pass.); ῥᾷον ἔθος μετακινῆσαι φύσεως Arist. EN 1152a30; ἡ τομὴ μετεκινήθη the time of cutting was altered, Thphr. HP 4.11.5.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

μετακινέω, μετακίνω: to move from a place, to move away: Deuteronomy 32:30; in Greek writings from Herodotus down; passive present participle μετακινουμενος; tropically, ἀπό τῆς ἐλπίδος, from the hope which one holds, on which one rests, Colossians 1:23.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μετα -κινέω , - ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 19:14 (H5472 hi.), Isaiah 54:10 (H4131), etc.;]


to move away, remove (ὅρια , Deu, l.c.). Mid., to remove oneself, remove, shift: metaph., ἀπὸ τ . ἐλπίδος , Colossians 1:23.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
μετακινηθήσονται μετακινήσει μετακινήσεις μετακινησιν μετακινήσουσι μετακινουμένη μετακινουμενοι μετακινούμενοι metakinoumenoi metakinoúmenoi
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