4679: σοφίζω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G4679 σοφίζω

Transliteration: sophízō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I make wise, instruct; pass: I am skillfully devised.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4679 σοφίζω

Transliteration: sophízō

Derivation: from G4680;

Definition: to render wise; in a sinister acceptation, to form "sophisms", i.e. continue plausible error

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σοφίζω

G4679 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

σοφίζω
(< σοφός), [in LXX chiefly for חכם ;]
to make wise, instruct: c. acc. pers., II Ti 3:15 (cf. Ps 18 (19):8 (Ps 118 (119):98). As depon., -ομαι;
(a) intrans., to become wise (III Ki 4:27 ( 5:11)), Ec 2:15, and freq. in Si 7:5, al.);
(b) trans., to invent, devise cleverly: pass., II Pe 1:16 (cf. κατα-σοφίζομαι).†

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