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Strong's #488 - ἀντιμετρέω

from (G473) and (G3354)
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  1. to measure back, to measure in return, repay
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Matthew 2
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I measure out in turn, give one thing as compensation for another, τί τινι Luc. Am. 19: Pass., ἀντιμετρηθήσεται ὑμῖν it shall be measured in turn,.Matthew 7:2,.Luke 6:38.

II Astrol., correspond in ascension, Cat.Cod.Astr. 8(4).187.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀντιμετρέω, ἀντιμέτρω: future passive ἀντιμετρηθήσομαι; to measure back, measure in return: Matthew 7:2 Rec.; Luke 6:38 (L. marginal reading WH marginal reading μετρέω) (in a proverbial phrase, equivalent to to repay; Lucian, amor. c. 19).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ἀντι -μετρέω , - ,

to measure in return: Luke 6:38 (WH, mg., μετρέω ).†

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

For this rare NT word (Luke 6:38) Herwerden refers to the Byzantine Theophyl. Sim. p. 48, 25 (I. 5, 5) . ἀμοιβὴν ἀξίαν τοῖς βεβιωμένοις. Grimm cites Lucian, Amor. 19, which is stronger evidence for its ";profaneness.";


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
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List of Word Forms
αντιμετρηθησεται αντιμετρηθήσεται ἀντιμετρηθήσεται antimetrethesetai antimetrethḗsetai antimetrēthēsetai antimetrēthḗsetai