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Strong's #4507 - ῥυπαρία

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Noun Feminine
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  1. to make filthy, befoul
  2. to defile, dishonour
  3. to make filthy
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ῥῠπᾰρ-ία, ἡ,

dirt, filth, Dsc. 1.56 (prob. in 5.74, pl.), Plu. 2.142a, Sor. 1.122, Porph. Abst. 1.42 .

2. metaph., sordidness, Critias 56 D., Teles pp.33,37 H., Plu. 2.60d; οἰκονομικὸς χωρὶς ῥυπαρίας D.C. 74.5 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ῤυπαρία, ῥυπαριας, (ῤυπαρός), filthiness (Plutarch, praecept. conjug. c. 28); metaphorically, of wickedness as moral defilement: James 1:21. (Of sordidness, in Critias quoted in Pollux 3, 116; Plutarch, de adulat. et amic. § 19; others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ῥυπαρία , -ας ,

(ῥυπαρός ),

filthiness: metaph., of moral defilement, James 1:21.†

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

σικάριος (from Lat. sica, ";stiletto";), ";assassin"; (Acts 21:38), is found several times in Josephus, e.g. Antt. XX. 186 (= xx. 8, 10). For σικάριον, a ";dagger"; or ";knife,"; see P Oxy X. 1294.8 (ii/iii A.D.) γ ¯ σικάρια · ἐξ αὐτῶν σεαυτῇ ἓν ἆρον, ";three knives; of these take one for yourself"; (Edd.).


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
ρυπαριαν ρυπαρίαν ῥυπαρίαν rhyparian rhyparían ruparian
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