the Week of Proper 4 / Ordinary 9
Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #580 - ἀποβολή
- rejection, repudiation
- to throw away from one's self, cast off, repudiate
- a losing, a loss
ἀποβολ-ή, ῆς, ἡ,
1. throwing away, e.g. ὅπλων ib. 943e sq.; jettison, Ph. 2.413; in Gramm., dropping of a letter, etc., A.D. Pron. 55.7,al.; τόνου Synt. 130.1.
2. loss, opp. κτῆσις, χρημάτων Pl. La. 195e, Arist. EN 1115a21, etc.; ἐπιστήμης Pl. Phd. 75d, cf. Euphro 1.27: pl., τὰς τῶν κακῶν ἀ. Arist. Rh. 1362a36, cf. Isoc. 3.32.
ἀποβολή, ἀποβολης, ἡ, a throwing away;
1. rejection, repudiation (ἀποβάλλεσθαι to throw away from oneself, cast off, repudiate): Romans 11:15 (opposed to πρόσλημψις αὐτῶν, objec. genitive).
2. a losing, loss (from ἀποβάλλω in the sense of lose): Acts 27:22 ἀποβολή ψυχῆς οὐδεμία ἔσται ἐξ ὑμῶν no one of you shall lose his life (Winers Grammar, § 67, 1 e.). (Plato, Plutarch, others.)
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* ἀπο -βολή , -ῆς , ἡ
(< ἀποβάλλω );
1. a throwing away, rejection: opp. to πρόσλημψις , Romans 11:15.
2. a losing, loss: Acts 27:22.†
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