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Strong's #4801 - συζεύγνυμι

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  1. to fasten to one yoke, yoke together
  2. to join together unite
    1. of the marriage tie
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


yoke together, couple, ἵππους Hdt. 4.189, X. Cyr. 2.2.26 (Pass.); esp. in marriage, τῷ μὲν φίλην σύζευξον ἄλοχον E. Alc. 166, cf. X. Oec. 7.30; ς. νέους καὶ νέας Arist. Pol. 1335a16 sq.; τὸν Ἄρη πρὸς τὴν Ἀφροδίτην ib. 1269b28: Med., yoke for oneself, ἅρμα X. Cyr. 6.1.51: Pass., to be yoked with, coupled with, paired, μετ' ἀλλήλων Arist. HA 585b9; πρὸς ἀλλήλας Plb. 8.4.2: metaph., τῷ συνέζευξαι πλάνῳ; v.l. for προς- in E. Alc. 482; τὸν ἐμὸν δαίμον', ᾧ συνεζύγην Id. Andr. 98; τίνι πότμῳ συνεζύγην; Id. Hel. 255; οἵᾳ ξυμφορᾷ συνεζύγης Id. Hipp. 1389 (conversely, συνέζευκται τὸ πάθος τινί Phld. Ir. p.57 W.); συζυγέντες ὁμιλοῦσι they live in close familiarity, X. Lac. 2.12.

2. less freq., also in Pass., of things, to be closely united, ἁ ψυχὰ τῷ σώματι συνέζευκται Philol. 14; πεμπάδι συζυγείς Pl. R. 546c; συνέζευκται ἡ φρόνησις τῇ τοῦ ἤθους ἀρετῇ Arist. EN 1178a16, cf. 1175a19; διορίζεται τοῖς συνεζευγμένοις συμπτώμασι Gal. 16.535.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

συζεύγνυμι: 1 aorist συνέζευξα; from Euripides, and Xenophon down; properly, to fasten to one yoke, yoke together: ἵππους, Xenophon, Cyril 2, 2, 26; tropically, to join together, unite: τί or τινα, of the marriage tie, Matthew 19:6; Mark 10:9 (νόμος συζευγνυς ἄνδρα καί γυναῖκα, Xenophon, oec. 7, 30, and often so in Greek writings).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

συν -ζεύγνυμι

(Rec. συζ -),

[in LXX: Ezekiel 1:11; Ezekiel 1:23 (H2266) *;]

to yoke together: metaph., of union in wedlock, Matthew 19:6, Mark 10:9.†

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Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";bear witness together with"; (Hebrews 2:4) : cf. Aristeas 191 συνεπιμαρτυρήσας δὲ τούτῳ τὸν ἐχόμενον ἠρώτα, ";he expressed his approval and asked the next"; (Thackeray).


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List of Word Forms
συνεζευγμέναι συνεζευξεν συνέζευξεν sunezeuxen synezeuxen synézeuxen