3718: ὀρθοτομέω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G3718 ὀρθοτομέω

Transliteration: orthotoméō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I cut straight; met: I handle correctly, teach rightly.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3718 ὀρθοτομέω

Transliteration: orthotoméō

Derivation: from a compound of G3717 and the base of G5114, to make a straight cut, i.e. (figuratively) to dissect (expound) correctly (the divine message)

Definition:

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὀρθοτομέω

G3718 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

ὀρθοτομέω, -ῶ
(< ὀρθός, τέμνω), [in LXX: Pr 3:6 11:6 (ישׁר pi.)*;]
to cut straight, as a road (τ. ὁδούς, fig., Pr 3:6 11:6). Metaph., τ. λόγον τ. ἀληθείας, II Ti 2:15 (V. Ellic. and CGT, in l.; not found elsewhere).†

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