1466: ἐγκράτεια


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Dodson dictionary

1466
ἐγκράτεια, ας, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
self-mastery, self-restraint, self-control, continence.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

1466 egkráteia (from 1722/en, "in the sphere of" and 2904/krátos, "dominion, mastery") – properly, dominion within, i.e. "self-control" – proceeding out from within oneself, but not by oneself.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

1466
ἐγκράτεια (enkráteia)
from 1468; self-control (especially continence)
:--temperance.

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