4997: σωφροσύνη

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4997 σωφροσύνη, ης, ἡ

Transliteration: sōphrosýnē

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: soundness of mind, sanity; self-control, sobriety.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4997 σωφροσύνη

Transliteration: sōphrosýnē

Derivation: from G4998;

Definition: soundness of mind, i.e. (literally) sanity or (figuratively) self-control

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σωφροσύνη

G4997 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

** σωφροσύνη, -ης, ἡ
[in LXX: Es 3:13, Wi 8:7, II Mac 4:37, IV Mac 6 * ;]
(a) soundness of mind, good sense, sanity (opp. to μανία, Xen.): Ac 26:25;
(b) self-control, sobriety: I Ti 2:9 (v. Tr., Syn., § xx), ib. 15.†

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