4124: πλεονεξία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4124 πλεονεξία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: pleonexía

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: covetousness, avarice, aggression, desire for advantage.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4124 πλεονεξία

Transliteration: pleonexía

Derivation: from G4123;

Definition: avarice, i.e. (by implication) fraudulency, extortion

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πλεονεξία

G4124 

Occurrences in the NT: 10

πλεονεξία, -ας, ἡ
(< πλεονέκτης), [in LXX for בֶּצַע;]
the character and conduct of a πλεονέκτης
1. advantage.
2. desire for advantage, grasping, aggression, cupidity, covetousness: Lk 12:15, Ro 1:29, II Co 9:5, Eph 4:19 (v. ICC, in l) Eph 5:3, Col 3:5, I Th 2:5, II Pe 2:3 2:14; pl. (v. Bl., § 32, 6), Mk 7:22.†
SYN.: φιλαργυρία, avarice (v. Tr., Syn., § xxiv).

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