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Strong's #627 - ἀπολογία

Transliteration
apología
Phonetics
ap-ol-og-ee'-ah
Origin
from the same as (G626)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. verbal defence, speech in defence
  2. a reasoned statement or argument
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
NAS (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
HCS (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
BSB (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
ESV (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
WEB (8)
Acts 2
1 Corinthians 1
2 Corinthians 1
Philippians 2
2 Timothy 1
1 Peter 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀπολογ-ία, ἡ,

speech in defence, opp. κατηγορία, Antipho 6.7, Th. 3.61, Pl. Ap. 28a, etc.; ἀ. ποιεῖσθαι to make a defence, Isa 6.62; ἀ. ποιεῖσθαι τὸν ἑαυτοῦ βίον τῶν τοῦ πατρὸς ἀδικημάτων Lys. 14.29; τῶν κατηγορηθέντων τὸ μὴ λαβὸν ἀπολογίαν Hyp. Eux. 31; ἀ. τοῦ εὐαγγελίου Philippians 1:16; expl. by πληροφορία, Hsch.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀπολογία, ἀπολογίας, (see ἀπολογέομαι), verbal defense, speech in defense: Acts 25:16; 2 Corinthians 7:11; Philippians 1:7, 17 (16); 2 Timothy 4:16; with a dative of the person who is to hear the defense, to whom one labors to excuse or to make good his cause: 1 Corinthians 9:3; 1 Peter 3:15; in the same sense, ἀπολογία πρός τινα, Acts 22:1 (Xenophon, mem. 4, 8, 5).


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** ἀπολογία , -ας ,

(< ἀπολογέομαι ),

[in LXX: Wisdom of Solomon 6:10*;]

a speech in defence: Acts 25:16, 2 Corinthians 7:11, Philippians 1:7; Philippians 1:16, 2 Timothy 4:16; c. dat. pers., 1 Corinthians 9:3, 1 Peter 3:15; seq. πρός , Acts 22:1.†


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 Tor I. 1vii. 1 (B.C. 116) (= Chrest. II. p. 36) τὴν δ᾽αὐτὴν ἀπολογίαν ἔχειν, BGU II. 531i. 21 (ii/A.D.) ἀπέχεις οὖν τὴν ἀπολογίαν, P Lips I. 58.18 (A.D. 371) αὐτὰ τὰ ἐν [τ ]άγια πρὸς ἀπολογίαν ἐπὶ τοῦ δικαστηρίω (= ίου), and for ἀπολογισμός in a weakened sense, P Oxy II. 297.3 ff. (A.D. 54) καλῶς ποιήσεις γράψεις διὰ πιττακίων τὸν ἀπολογισμὸν τῶν [π ]ρ [ο ]βάτων, ";kindly write me in a note the record of the sheep"; (Edd.). Ἀπολογία occurs several times in Vettius Valens.

 


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
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