5242: ὑπερέχω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G5242 ὑπερέχω

Transliteration: hyperéchō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I excel, surpass, am superior.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5242 ὑπερέχω

Transliteration: hyperéchō

Derivation: from G5228 and G2192;

Definition: to hold oneself above, i.e. (figuratively) to excel; participle (as adjective, or neuter as noun) superior, superiority

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὑπερέχω

G5242 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

ὑπερ-έχω
[in LXX: Ge 25:23 (אָמַץ), Ex 26:13 (עֲדַף), Si 36:7, al. ;]
1. trans., to hold over or above.
2. Intrans. (when a noun follows, the case is governed by the prep.; v. Bl., § 34, 1; 36, 8), to rise above, overtop; metaph.,
(a) to be superior in rank, etc.: Ro 13:1, I Pe 2:13 (cf. Wi 6:6);
(b) to be superior, excel, surpass: c. gen. (cl.; v. supr.), Phl 2:3; c. acc (cl.; v. supr.), Phl 4:7; as subst., τ. ὑπερέχον, the excel­lency, the surpassing worth, Phl 3:8.†

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