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Strong's #434 - ἀνήμερος

from (G1) (as a negative particle) and hemeros (lame)
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  1. not tame, savage, fierce
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KJV (1)
2 Timothy 1
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2 Timothy 1
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2 Timothy 1
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2 Timothy 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀνήμερ-ος, ον,

not tame, wild, savage, of persons, πολιήτας Anacr. 1.7; ἀνήμεροι γάρ, οὐδὲ πρόσπλατοι ξένοις A. Pr. 716, cf. Carneisc. Herc. 1027.16, 2 Timothy 3:3, Arr. Epict. 1.3.7; of a country, A. Eu. 14; ἐκβολή E. Hec. 1078; βίος Plu. 2.86d; διάθεσις Phld. Ir. p.57 W., cf. p.85: Sup., Clearch. 37. Adv. -ρως, ἀ. τισὶ χρήσασθαι D.S. 13.23.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀνήμερος, ἀνημερον (alpha privative and ἥμερος), not tame, savage, fierce: 2 Timothy 3:8. (In Greek writings from (Anacreon () 1, 7) Aeschylus down.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἀν -ήμερος , -ον

( -, ἥμερο ),

not tame, savage (MM, VGT, s.v.): 2 Timothy 3:3.†

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

A good example of this NT ἅπ. εἰρ. (2 Timothy 3:3) is afforded by Epictetus’ description (I. iii. 7) of those who forget their divine origin as like to lions—ἄγριοι καὶ θηριώδεις καὶ ἀνήμεροι


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
ανημεροι ανήμεροι ἀνήμεροι anemeroi anēmeroi anḗmeroi
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