1242: διαθήκη


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Dodson dictionary

1242
διαθήκη, ης, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
(a) a covenant between two parties, (b) (the ordinary, everyday sense [found a countless number of times in papyri]) a will, testament.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

1242 diathēkē (from 1223/diá, "thoroughly," intensifying 5087/títhēmi, "to place or set") – properly, a set-agreement with complete terms – determined by the initiating party and affirmed by those entering the agreement.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

1242
διαθήκη (diathḗkē)
from 1303; properly, a disposition, i.e. (specially) a contract (especially a devisory will)
:--covenant, testament.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)