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Strong's #5261 - ὑπογραμμός

from a compound of (G5259) and (G1125)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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  1. a writing copy, including all the letters of the alphabet, given to beginners as an aid in learning to draw them
  2. an example set before one
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ὑπογραμμός, ὁ,

writing-copy, pattern, model, outline, LXX 2 Maccabees 2:28; 2 Peter 2:21; ὑ. παιδικοί copy-heads for children, containing all the letters of the alphabet, of which three forms have been preserved by Clem.Al. Strom. 5.8.49, 48 — μάρπτε σφὶγξ κλὼψ ζβυχθηδόν, βέδυ ζὰψ χθὼμ πλῆκτρον σφίγξ, and κναξζβὶ χθύπτης φλεγμὼ δρόψ, which last was wrongly ascribed to Thespis (Fr. 4).

II outline, σκιὰ καὶ ὑ. Ph. Fr. 7 H.; πρὸς ἣν ἕκαστος ἔχει παρασκευὴν τὸν τακτικὸν δεῖ ὑπογραμμὸν τιθέναι τοῦ πλήθους Ael. Tact. 8.1.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ὑπογραμμός, ὑπογραμμου, (ὑπογράφω), properly,

1. a writing-copy, including all the letters of the alphabet, given to beginners as an aid in learning to draw them: Clement of Alexandria, strom. 5, 8, 50. Hence,

2. an example set before one: 1 Peter 2:21 (2 Macc. 2:28; Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 16, 17 [ET]; 33, 8 [ET]; (Philo, fragment vol. ii., 667 Mang. (vi. 229 Richter)), and often in ecclesiastical writings; Παῦλος ὑπομονῆς γενόμενος μέγιστος ὑπογραμμός, Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 5, 7 [ET] (where see Lightfoot)).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† ὑπογραμμός , -οῦ ,

(< ὑπογράφω , (a) to write under; (b) to trace letters for copying),

[in LXX: 2 Maccabees 2:28*;]

1. a writing-copy, hence,

2. an example: 1 Peter 2:11 (Philo).†

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

";loving one’s (Christian) brothers,"; 1Pe. 3:8. For a brother loving his actual brother (see s.v. φιλαδελφία, cf. the inscr. on a tomb Preisigke 3133 (i/A.D.?) Εἰσίων φιλάδελφε χρηστὲ χαῖρε, and similarly ib. 6234.2 (B.C. 33), al.



The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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
υπογραμμον υπογραμμόν ὑπογραμμὸν hypogrammon hypogrammòn upogrammon
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