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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4805 - σύζυγος

from (G4801)
Parts of Speech
  1. yoked together
    1. of those united by the bond of marriage, relationship, office, labour, study, business, or the like
    2. of a yoke fellow, consort, comrade, colleague, partner
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σύζῠγ-ος, ον,

yoked together, paired, united, esp. by marriage, ς. ὁμαυλίαι wedded union, A. Ch. 599 (lyr.); of fish, swimming in pairs, Arist. HA 610b8.

2. as Subst., fem., wife, E. Alc. 314, 342; masc., yoke-fellow, comrade, Id. IT 250, Ar. Pl. 945, Philippians 4:3 (unless pr. n.); brother, E. Tr. 1001; a gladiator's adversary, Herzog Koische Forschungen No. 133, JHS 34.19 (Lycia), Epigr.Gr. 318 (Smyrna); of things, ἀδελφὰ τούτοις καὶ ς. πεποιηκότες Plu. 2.10d.

II common, ς. πᾶσι πατρίς App.Anth. 2.26. Adv. -γως conjointly with, τινι A.D. Pron. 51.9, etc.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** σύν ζυγος

(Rec. ουζ -),

or as WH, mg., Σύνζυγος , -ον

(< συνζεύγνυμι ),

[in Aq., Ezekiel 23:21*;]

a yoke fellow. Prob., as proper name, Σ . γνήσιε , genuinely Synzygus, S. properly so-called, Philippians 4:3 (v. ICC, Lft., in l; MM, xxiii).†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";come together,"; ";assemble"; : P Oxy IX. 1187.6 (A.D. 254) συνελθε [ ]ν σήμερον ἐν τῷ συνήθει τόπῳ, ";to assemble to-day at the accustomed place"; (Ed.) : cf. Mark 3:20, al. The verb is common in connexion with marriage, as in Matthew 1:18, e.g. BGU IV. 1050.6 (time of Augustus) συγχωροῦσιν Ἰσιδώρα καὶ Διονύσιος συνεληλυθέναι ἀλλήλοις πρὸς γάμο (ν), so ib. 1098.8 (c. B.C. 20), 1105.8 (c. B.C. 10), P Tebt II. 351.2 (ii/A.D.) οἰκί (ας) . . δοθείσης αὐτῇ. . . συνερχο (μένῃ) τῷ ὁμομητ (ρίῳ) ἀδελ (φῷ), ";a house given to her on her marriage with her brother on the mother’s side,"; ib. 334.4 (A.D. 200–1) σ [υ ]νῆλθον πρὸς γάμον Ἑρμῇ, ";I was united in marriage to Hermes"; (Edd.) : cf. also Gnomon 47 (= BGU V. p. 23) (c. A.D. 150) ἀστὴ συνελθοῦσα Α ̣ι ̣̔̓[γ ]υ ̣[πτίῳ ] κ ̣ατ᾽ ἄγνοιαν ὡς ἀστῷ ἀνεύθυνός ἐστιν, and the use of the subst. συνέλευσις in PSI V. 450.10 (ii/iii A.D.), with which the editor compares P Oxy XII. 1473.6 (A.D. 201) ἅμα τῇ τοῦ γάμ [ο ]υ αὐτῶν προσελεύσει.

For the Lukan sense ";accompany"; (Luke 23:55, Acts 9:39), cf. BGU II. 596.4 (A.D. 84) (= Selections, p. 64) καλῶς ποιήσεις συνελθὼν [Α ]ι ̣̔̓λου ̣ρίω ̣ν ̣ι ̣ τῶι κομίζοντί σοι τὸ ἐπ [ι ]στ [ ]λιον, ";please accompany Ailourion who conveys this letter to you,"; and ib. 380.13 (iii/A.D.) (= Selections, p. 105).


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List of Word Forms
σύζυγε συνέζωσεν συνζυγε σύνζυγε suzuge syzyge sýzyge
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