3381: μήπως

CONJunction, Negative


Dodson dictionary

G3381 μήπως

Transliteration: mḗpōs

Part(s) of speech: CONJunction, Negative

Definition: lest in any way, lest perhaps.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3381 μήπως

Transliteration: mḗpōs

Derivation: from G3361 and G4458;

Definition: lest somehow

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

μήπως

G3381 

Occurrences in the NT: 11

μήπως or μή πως (so WH), negative particle,
1. as conjc., lest haply: in final sentences, I Co 9:27, II Co 2:7 9:4; after verbs of fearing or taking heed, I Co 8:9, II Co 11:3 12:20, Ga 4:11; with an ellipse of ptcp. (sc. φοβούμενος; cf. Bl., § 65, 3; Burton, § 225), I Th 3:5 (but v. infr.).
2. As interrogative, whether haply: Ga 2:2, I Th 3:5 (cf. M, Th., in l., but v. supr.).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition