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Strong's #3634 - οἷος
- what sort of, what manner of, such as
( η), ον, Cypr. οἶϝος Inscr.Cypr. 135.14 H.: —
alone, lonely, freq. in Hom. and Hes., thrice in Pi., once in A., twice in S. (v. infr.): —
1 defined by the addition of other words, οἶ. ἄνευθ' ἄλλων Il. 22.39; οἶ..., νόσφιν δεσποίνης Od. 14.450; οὐκ οἶ., ἅμα τῷ γε.. not alone, but.., Il. 2.822, cf. Od. 1.331, al.; οἶ. ἐν ὄρφνᾳ Pi. O. 1.71, cf. P. 1.93; οἶ. (prob. cj.) ἐξέβης λαθών S. Fr. 22: neut. οἶον as Adv., γαστέρες οἶον naught but.., Hes. Th. 26; οἶον μὴ.. only let not.., A. Ag. 131 (lyr.); οὐ.. οἶον, ἀλλ'.. not only.., but.., IG 3.171 B 22.
2. strengthd., εἷς οἶος, μία οἴη, one alone, one only, Il. 4.397, 18.565, al.; dual, δύ' οἴω 24.473, Od. 14.94: pl., δύ' οἴους 3.424; δύ' οἶαι 16.245.
3. sts. c. gen., οἴη γάρ ῥα θεῶν alone, the only one, of the gods, Il. 11.74; τῶν οἶος ib. 693; οἶος θεῶν Pi. Fr. 93.
4. with a Pr, οἴη ἐν ἀθανάτοισιν alone among the immortals, Il. 1.398; οἶος μετὰ τοῖσι Od. 3.362: but οἶον ἀπ' ἄλλων alone from, apart from, 9.192; οἶον ἀπ' ἀνθρώπων 21.364; πῶς ἂν.. ἀπὸ σεῖο.. λιποίμην οἶ.; Il. 9.438; οἶ. Ἀτρειδῶν δίχα clam Atridis, S. Aj. 750.
II single in its kind, unique, excellent, ὃς δέ μοι οἶ. ἔην.., Ἕκτορα Il. 24.499. (Cf. O Pers. aiva- 'one': I.- E. oi-wo-, akin to oi-no-, v. οἴνη (B).)
οἷος, οἷα, οἷον (from Homer down), relative pronoun (correlative to the demonstrative τοῖος and τοιοῦτος), what sort of, what manner of, such as (Latinqualis): οἷος ... τοιοῦτος, 1 Corinthians 15:48; 2 Corinthians 10:11; τόν αὐτόν ... οἷον, Philippians 1:30; with the pronoun τοιοῦτος suppressed, Matthew 24:21; Mark 9:3; Mark 13:19 (here however the antecedent demonstrative is merely attracted into the relative clause or perhaps repeated for rhetorical emphasis, cf. Buttmann, § 143, 8; Winers Grammar, 148 (140); see τοιοῦτος, b.); 2 Corinthians 12:20; 2 Timothy 3:11; Revelation 16:18; ὁιωδηποτουν νοσήματι, of what kind of disease soever, John 5:4 Lachmann (cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 373f); in indirect question, Luke 9:55 (Rec.); 1 Thessalonians 1:5. οὐχ οἷον δέ ὅτι ἐκπέπτωκεν, concisely for οὐ τοιον ἐστιν οἷον ὅτι ἐκπέπτωκεν, "but the thing (state of the case) is not such as this, that the word of God hat fallen to the ground, i. e. the word of God hath by no means come to nought" (A. V. but not as though the word of God hath etc.), Romans 9:6; cf. Winers Grammar, § 64 I. 6; Buttmann, § 150, 1 Rem.
STRONGS NT 3634: οἱοσδηποτοῦν οἱοσδηποτοῦν, John 5:4 Lachmann, see οἷος.
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οἷος , -α , -ον ,
relat. pron., qualitative (related to ὅς as qualis to qui), what sort or manner of, such as, in NT usually without its correl. τοιοῦτος : Matthew 24:21, Mark 9:3, 2 Corinthians 12:20, 1 Thessalonians 1:5, 2 Timothy 3:11, Revelation 16:18; seq. τοιοῦτος , 1 Corinthians 15:48; 1 Corinthians 15:2 2 Corinthians 10:11; id. redundant, Mark 13:19; τ . αὑτὸν . . . σἷον , Philippians 1:30; οὐχ οἷον δὲ ὅτι , elliptically, but it is not as though (RV), Romans 9:6.†
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