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Strong's #4796 - συγχαίρω

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  1. to rejoice with, take part in another's joy
  2. to rejoice together, to congratulate
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (7)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 2
NAS (9)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 4
HCS (7)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 2
BSB (7)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 2
ESV (7)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 2
WEB (7)
Luke 3
1 Corinthians 2
Philippians 2
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


aor. -εχάρην [ ] Plb. 15.5.13, 30.18.1, imper. -χάρηθι Anacreont. 31.30:

rejoice with, A. Ag. 793 (anap.), Ar. Pax 1317 (anap.); χαῖρε . . καί σοι ξυγχαίρομεν ἡμεῖς Id. Eq. 1333 (anap.); ς. ἐπὶ τοῖς σοῖς ἀγαθοῖς X. Hier. 11.12; ς. ἀγαθῷ γενομένῳ Pl. Epin. 988b: c. dat. pers., τὸν συναλγοῦντα καὶ ς. τῷ φίλῳ Arist. EN 1166a8; οὐ ς. οὐδὲ συναλγεῖν ἑαυτοῖς ib. 1166b18: later in Med., IG 14.966.5 (Rome, ii A.D. ). II wish one joy, congratulate, ς. τῶν γεγενημένων wish one joy of . ., D. 15.15; ς. τῇ συγκλήτῳ ἐπὶ τοῖς γεγονόσιν Plb. 30.18.1, cf. SIG 700.41 (Lete, ii B.C. ); ς. τῇ πόλει ὅτι . . Aeschin. 2.45 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

συγχαίρω (T WH συνχαίρω (cf. σύν, II. at the end)); imperfect συνέχαιρον; 2 aorist συνεχαρην (passive as set., so Veitch (under the word χαίρω) etc.; others, active, after the analogy of verbs in ); to rejoice with, take part in another's joy (Aeschyl, Aristophanes, Xenophon, others): with a dative of the person with whom one rejoices, Luke 1:58 (cf. 14); ; with a dative of the thing, 1 Corinthians 13:6; to rejoice together, of many, 1 Corinthians 12:26; to congratulate (Aeschines, Polybius (Plutarch; cf. Lightfoot on Phil. as below; 3Macc. 1:8; the Epistle of Barnabas 1, 3 [ET] (and Müller at the passage))): with the dative of the person Philippians 2:17f.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -χαίρω

(Rec. συγ -),

[in LXX: Genesis 21:6 (H6711), 3 Maccabees 1:8 R *;]

1. to rejoice with: c. dat pers., Luke 1:58; Luke 15:6; Luke 15:9, Philippians 2:17-18, EV; c. dat. rei, 1 Corinthians 12:26; 1 Corinthians 13:6.

2. to congratulate (Æschin., Polyb., al.): Phi, l.c. (Lft., in I.; cf. MM, xxiv).†

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

(from εἶμι, ";go";), ";come together,"; is found in the NT only in Luke 8:4. All Preisigke’s exx. from the papyri are late, e.g. P Lond V. 1674.49 (c. A.D. 570) and ib. 1686.31 (A.D. 565).


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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
συγχαίρει συγχαίρετέ συγχαίρω συγχαρείταί συγχάρητέ συνεχαιρον συνέχαιρον συνχαιρει συνχαίρει συνχαιρετε συνχαίρετέ συνχαιρω συνχαίρω Συνχαρητε Συνχάρητέ sunchairei sunchairete sunchairo sunchairō Suncharete Suncharēte sunechairon synchairei syn'chaírei synchairete syn'chaíreté synchairo synchairō syn'chaíro syn'chaírō Syncharete Syncharēte Syn'cháreté Syn'chárēté synechairon synéchairon
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