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Strong's #5250 - ὑπερπλεονάζω

from (G5228) and (G4121)
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  1. to be exceedingly abundant
  2. to overflow
  3. to possess in excess
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KJV (1)
1 Timothy 1
NAS (3)
1 Timothy 3
HCS (1)
1 Timothy 1
BSB (1)
1 Timothy 1
ESV (1)
1 Timothy 1
WEB (1)
1 Timothy 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


abound exceedingly, 1 Timothy 1:14, Vett. Val. 85.17; -άζων ἀήρ Hero Spir. 1.10.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ὑπερπλεονάζω: 1 aorist ὑπερεπλεόνασα; (Vulg. superabundo); to be exceedingly abundant: 1 Timothy 1:14 (τόν ὑπερπλεοναζοντα ἀέρα, Heron. spirit., p. 165, 40; several times also in ecclesiastical writings (ὑπερπλεοναζει absolutely, overflows, Hermas, mand. 5, 2, 5 [ET]); to possess in excess, ἐάν ὑπερπλεονάσῃ ἄνθρωπος, ἐξαμαρτάνει, Ps. Sal. ).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ὑπερ -πλεονάζω ,

to abound exceedingly: 1 Timothy 1:14 (Ps Sol 5:19; Herm., Mand., v, 2, 5).†

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

";utter"; c. ace. as in 2Pe. 2:18 : cf. P Leid Wxix. 10 (ii/iii A.D.) (= II. p. 147) ἐπικλοῦμαί σε. . . οὖ τὸ ὄνομα οὐδέ θεοὶ δύναται (l. δύνανται) φθέγγεσθαι. For the absol. use of the verb, as in Act. 4:18, see the epigram PSI I. 17 iv..1f. (iii/A.D.?)—

Ει᾽ καὶ τὴν φωνὴν ὁ ζῳγράφος ὧδ᾽ ἐνέθηκεν,

εἶπες ἂν ὡς ἤδη φθέγγεται Εὐπέπιος.

The reference is to abusive language in P Lond 983.13 (iv/A.D.) (=111. p. 229), a petition that a certain woman should he called to account—ὧν καθ᾽ ἡμῶν ἐφθέγξατο, similarly P Flor III. 309.11 (iv/A.D.), and from the inscrr. Syll 809 (=.3 1175).6 (iv/iii B.C.) ῥῆμα μοχθηρὸν φθένγεσθαι.


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List of Word Forms
υπερεπλεόνασε υπερεπλεονασεν ὑπερεπλεόνασεν υπερτίθενται hyperepleonasen hyperepleónasen uperepleonasen