5236: ὑπερβολή

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5236 ὑπερβολή, ῆς, ἡ

Transliteration: hyperbolḗ

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: excess, surpassing excellence, preeminence; adv: exceedingly.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5236 ὑπερβολή

Transliteration: hyperbolḗ

Derivation: from G5235;

Definition: a throwing beyond others, i.e. (figuratively) supereminence; adverbially (with G1519 or G2596) pre- eminently

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὑπερβολή

G5236 

Occurrences in the NT: 8

** ὑπερ-βολή, -ῆς, ἡ
(< ὑπερβάλλω), [in LXX: καθ’ ὑ., IV Mac 3:18 * ;]
a throwing beyond. Metaph., excess, superiority, excellence: II Co 4:7 12:7; καθ’ ὑπερβολήν, beyond measure, exceedingly, Ro 7:13, I Co 12:31, II Co 1:8, Ga 1:13; κ. ὑ. εἰς ὑ. , beyond all measure, II Co 4:17.†

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