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Strong's #3919 - παρεισάγω

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  1. to introduce or bring in secretly or craftily
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KJV (1)
2 Peter 1
NAS (2)
2 Peter 2
HCS (1)
2 Peter 1
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2 Peter 1
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2 Peter 1
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2 Peter 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


[ᾰγ], pf. παρεισῆχα Phld. Piet. 32:

lead in by one's side, bring forward, introduce, of persons brought into a public assembly, τοὺς παῖδας τῶν ἐν τῷ πολέμῳ τετελευτηκότων Isoc. 8.82; τοὺς αἰχμαλώτους Plb. 3.63.2; propose a candidate for a succession, Plu. Galb. 21.

2. with a notion of secrecy, π. [τοὺς Γαλάτας] εἰς Ἔρυκα introduce, admit them into the city, Plb. 2.7.8, cf. 1.18.3.

3. introduce into a poem or narrative, κινδύνους Arist. Fr. 142, cf. Phld. l.c., etc.; τὸν Ἀννίβαν ἀμίμητόν τινα π. στρατηγόν represent him as.., Plb. 3.47.7, cf. 5.2.6, Corn. ND 9: Pass., ib. 20, al.

4. introduce doctrines, customs, etc., τὰς ὑπὲρ τῶν ἐν Ἅιδου διαλήψεις εἰς τὰ πλήθη π. Plb. 6.56.12, cf. D.S. 1.96; ξένα π. δαιμόνια Plu. 2.328d; αἱρέσεις 2 Peter 2:1 : Pass., μουσικὴν παρεισῆχθαι τοῖς ἀνθρώποις Ephor. 8J.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

παρεισάγω: future παρεισαξω; (see παρά, IV. 1); to introduce or bring in secretly or craftily: αἱρέσεις ἀπωλείας, 2 Peter 2:1. In the same sense of heretics: ἕκαστος ἰδίως καί ἑτέρως ἰδίαν δόξαν παρεισηγαγοσαν, Hegesippus (circa ) quoted in Eusebius, h. e. 4, 22, 5; δοκοῦσι παρεισάγειν τά ἄρρητα αὐτῶν ... μυστήρια, Origen philos. (equivalent to Hippolytus refut. omn. haeres.) 5, 17 at the end; of Marcion, νομίζων καινόν τί παρεισάγειν, ibid. 7, 29 at the beginning; — passages noted by Hilgenfeld, Zeitschr. f. wissensch. Theol. 1860, p. 125f (οἱ προδόται τούς στρατιώτας παρεισαγαγοντες ἐντός τῶν τειχῶν κυρίους τῆς πόλεως ἐποίησαν, Diodorus 12, 41 (cf. Polybius 1, 18, 3; 2, 7, 8). In other senses in other secular authors)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* παρ -εισ -άγω ,

1. to lead in by one's side, bring forward, introduce.

2. In late writers, to introduce or bring in secretly: 2 Peter 2:1.†

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

";bind around,"; as in John 11:44, occurs in the account of a healing at the temple of Asclepius in Epidaurus, Syll 802 (= .3 1168).62 (c. B.C. 320) μετα ̣̣ δὲ τοῦτο τὸν θεὸν τὰν τοῦ Πανδάρου ταινίαν (";band"; ) περι ̣δῆσαι περὶ τὰ στίγματ ̣α.

For περίδεσμος as a prayer which was believed to fetter the object of imprecation, see Wünsch in Bliss and Macalister, Excavations in Palestine, 1902, p. 182.


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
παρεισαξουσιν παρεισάξουσιν pareisaxousin pareisáxousin
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