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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #4106 - πλάνη
- a wandering, a straying about
- one led astray from the right way, roams hither and thither
- mental straying
- error, wrong opinion relative to morals or religion
- error which shows itself in action, a wrong mode of acting
- error, that which leads into error, deceit or fraud
- mental straying
Feminine of G4108 (as abstraction)
πλάνη, πλάνης, ἡ, a wandering, a straying about, whereby one, led astray from the right way, roams hither and thither (Aeschylus (Herodotus), Euripides, Plato, Demosthenes, others). In the N. T. metaphorically, mental straying, i. e. error, wrong opinion relative to morals or religion: Ephesians 4:14; 1 Thessalonians 2:3; 2 Thessalonians 2:11; 2 Peter 2:18; 2 Peter 3:17; 1 John 4:6; Jude 1:11 (on which (cf. Winers Grammar, 189 (177) and) see ἐκχέω, b. at the end); error which shows itself in action, a wrong mode of acting: Romans 1:27; πλάνη ὁδοῦ τίνος (R. V. error of one's way i. e.) the wrong manner of life which one follows, James 5:20 (πλάνη ζωῆς, Wis. 1:12); as sometimes the Latin error, equivalent to that which leads into error, deceit, fraud: Matthew 27:64.
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πλάνη , -ης , ἡ ,
[in LXX: Proverbs 14:8 (H4820), Wisdom of Solomon 1:12, al;]
a wandering. Metaph., a going astray, an error (in NT always with respect to morals or religion): Matthew 27:64, Romans 1:27, Ephesians 4:14, 1 Thessalonians 2:3, 2 Thessalonians 2:11, James 5:20, 2 Peter 2:18; 2 Peter 3:17; 2 Peter 3:1-18 :1Jn_4:6, Judges 1:11.†
*πλάνης , -ητος , ό , vs. πλανήτης G4107.
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";far off."; This later Attic form is used in the LXX and NT for the older πρόσω (πόρσω) : cf. also Aristeas 31. For πορρωτέρω see Thumb Hellen. p. 77.
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