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Strong's #3595 - ὁδηγός

from (G3598) and (G2233)
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Noun Masculine
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  1. a leader of the way, a guide
  2. a teacher of the ignorant and inexperienced
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KJV (5)
Matthew 3
Acts 1
Romans 1
NAS (5)
Matthew 3
Acts 1
Romans 1
HCS (5)
Matthew 3
Acts 1
Romans 1
BSB (5)
Matthew 3
Acts 1
Romans 1
ESV (4)
Matthew 3
Romans 1
WEB (5)
Matthew 3
Acts 1
Romans 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ὁδηγ-ός, ὁ,

guide, Plb. 5.5.15, Plu. Alex. 27; of a goddess, Paus. 2.11.2; part of a dirigible χελώνη, Ath.Mech. 34.6; ταῖς Ἀριστοτελείοις τέχναις ὁδηγοῖς χρησάμενος D.H. Amm. 1.12, cf. Phld. Lib. p.20 O.: as Adj., ὁδηγὰ πλοῖα pilot -boats, Sammelb. 7173.16 (ii A. D.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ὁδηγός, ὁδηγοῦ, (ὁδός and ἡγέομαιt; cf. χορηγός), a leader of the way, a guide;

a. properly: Acts 1:16 (Polybius 5, 5, 15; Plutarch, Alex. 27; 1 Macc. 4:2; 2 Macc. 5:15).

b. in figurative and sententious discourse ὁδηγός τυφλῶν, i. e. like one who is literally so called, namely a teacher of the ignorant and unexperienced, Romans 2:19; plural, τυφλοί ... ὁδηγοί τυφλῶν, i. e. like blind guides in the literal sense, in that, while themselves destitute of a knowledge of the truth, they offer themselves to others as teachers, Matthew 15:14; Matthew 23:16, 24.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† ὁδηγός , -οῦ ,

(<ὁδός , ἡγέομαι ),

[in LXX : Ezra 8:1, Wisdom of Solomon 7:15; Wisdom of Solomon 18:3, 1 Maccabees 4:2, 2 Maccabees 5:15*;]

a leader on the way, a guide: Acts 1:16. Fig., . τυφλῶν , Romans 2:19; pl., Matthew 15:14; Matthew 23:16; Matthew 23:24.†

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

ὁπλίζομαι, ";arm myself"; is found in the NT only in 1 Peter 4:1 : for the construction cf. Soph. Electra 996 τοιοῦτον θράσος | αὐτή θ᾽ ὁπλίζει, where Jebb also cites Anthol. Pal. 5.93 ὥπλισμαι πρὸς Ἔρωτα περὶ στέρνοισι λογισμόν.


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List of Word Forms
οδηγοι οδηγοί ὁδηγοί ὁδηγοὶ οδηγον οδηγόν ὁδηγὸν οδηγου οδηγού ὁδηγοῦ hodegoi hodegoí hodegoì hodēgoi hodēgoí hodēgoì hodegon hodegòn hodēgon hodēgòn hodegou hodegoû hodēgou hodēgoû odegoi odēgoi odegon odēgon odegou odēgou