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Entry for Strong's #1281 - διαπραγματεύομαι

Word Origin
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Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. thoroughly, earnestly to undertake a business
  2. to undertake a business for sake of gain
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Luke 1
Luke 1
Luke 1
V-ADI-3S 1
V-ADI-3P 1
V-ADI-3S 1
V-AMI-3P 1
V-ADI-3P 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


I discuss or examine thoroughly, τοῦτον τὸν λόγον Pl. Phd. 77d; τὴν αἰτίαν ib. 95e.

II gain by trading, Luke 19:15.

III accomplish, τι πρὸς τοὺς θεούς Iamb. Myst. 5.16.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διαπραγματεύομαι: 1 aorist διεπραγματευσαμην; "thoroughly, earnestly (διά) to undertake a business," Dionysius Halicarnassus 3, 72; contextually, to undertake a business for the sake of gain: Luke 19:15. (In Plato, Phaedo, p. 77 d. 95 e. to examine thoroughly.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* δια -πραγματεύομαι ,

"perfective compound" (v. M, Pr., 118);

1. to examine thoroughly (Plat.).

2. In late writers (Dion. Hal.), to gain by trading: Luke 19:15.†

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

With the perfective compound διεπραγματεύσαντο in Luke 19:15 = ";gained by trading"; (see Proleg. p. 118) cf. the use of συμπραγματεύομαι in Syll 241.17 (ii/B.C.) ἔδωκε δὲ καὶ ἐπιστολὰς τοῖς πρεσβευταῖς εἰς Πολύρηνα πρὸς τοὺς φίλους, ὅπως συνπραγματεύωνται μετ᾽ αὐτῶν περὶ τῶν συνφερόντων, ib. 245.9 (second half iii/B.C.) τοῖς ἀποσταλεῖσι σιτώναις ὑπὸ τῆς πόλεως εἰς Δῆλον συνεπραγματεύθη πάντα προθύμως.


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
διάπρασις διεπραγματευσαντο διεπραγματεύσαντο diepragmateusanto diepragmateúsanto
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