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Strong's #547 - ἀπειλή

Transliteration
apeilḗ
Phonetics
ap-i-lay'
Origin
from (G546)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. a threatening, threat
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 367 ‑ אֵמָה (ay‑maw', ay‑maw');  1605 ‑ גָּעַר (gaw‑ar');  1606 ‑ גְּעָרָה (gheh‑aw‑raw');  2195 ‑ זַעַם (zah'‑am);  2197 ‑ זַעַף (zah'‑af);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Acts 3
Ephesians 1
NAS (3)
Acts 2
Ephesians 1
HCS (3)
Acts 2
Ephesians 1
BSB (3)
Acts 2
Ephesians 1
ESV (3)
Acts 2
Ephesians 1
WEB (3)
Acts 2
Ephesians 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀπειλ-ή, ἡ,

I mostly in pl., boastful promises, boasts, ποῦ τοι ἀπειλαὶ ἃς.. ὑπίσχεο οἰνοποτάζων; Il. 20.83; μέχρι τῶν ἀπειλῶν γενναῖος Lib. Or. 59.118, cf. Eust. 704.28.

II commonly in pl.,

1. threats, ποῦ τοι ἀπειλαὶ οἴχονται τὰς Τρωσὶν ἀπείλεον υἷες Ἀχαιῶν; Il. 13.219; οὐδὲ.. λήθετ' ἀπειλάων τὰς ἀντιθέῳ Ὀδυσῆι πρῶτον ἐπηπείλησεν Od. 13.126, cf. Il. 16.200, Hdt. 6.32; εὐθύνειν ἀπειλαῖς καὶ πληγαῖς Pl. Prt. 325d, cf. A. Pr. 175 (lyr.): in sg., S. Ant. 753, Th. 4.126; ἀπειλῆς ἕνεκα τοῖς ἐν τῷ Ταρτάρῳ Arist. APo. 94b33.

2. of threatening conditions, ἀ. πνιγμοῦ Alex.Aphr. Pr. 2.60; τὰ ἐν ἀπειλῇ ἀποστήματα Heras ap. Gal. 13.815; of storms, J. BJ 1.21.5, Ael. NA 7.7.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀπειλή, ἀπειλῆς, , a threatening, threat: Acts 4:17 R G (cf. ἀπειλέω), ; ; Ephesians 6:9. (From Homer down.)


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀπειλή , - , ,

[in LXX for H1606, etc.;]

threatening, threat: Acts 4:29; Acts 9:1, Ephesians 6:9.†


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

P Ryl II. 114.19 (c. A.D. 280) μετ᾽ ἀπιλῆς με ἀπέπεμψεν ";drove me away with a threat."; BGU IV. 1060.25 (B.C. 23–2) ὅθεν καταπεπονη ̣μένοι προήγμεθα πρὸς ἀπειλαῖς. CP Herm 25ii. 2, a law report, makes an advocate say οὔτε συσκευα [ὶ οὔτε ] ἀπειλαὶ κατεσίγησαν μ ̣[ . . . . . . . ]. P Ryl I. 28.117 (iv/A.D.) the ";quivering"; (see under ἅλλομαι) of the left shin means for a slave ἀπειλαὶ καὶ μόχθοι. In the vi/A.D. inscr. OGIS 521.14 (Abydos) we have ἀεὶ τὴν ἀπιλὴν ἐν τοῖς πράγμασιν ὁρῶντα : Dittenberger accepts the emendation γράμμασιν.

 


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
απειλας απειλάς ἀπειλὰς απειλή απειλην απειλήν ἀπειλήν απειλης απειλής ἀπειλῆς apeilas apeilàs apeilen apeilēn apeilḗn apeiles apeilês apeilēs apeilē̂s
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