5247: ὑπεροχή

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5247 ὑπεροχή, ῆς, ἡ

Transliteration: hyperochḗ

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: superiority, excellence, preeminence, authority.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5247 ὑπεροχή

Transliteration: hyperochḗ

Derivation: from G5242;

Definition: prominence, i.e. (figuratively) superiority (in rank or character)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὑπεροχή

G5247 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ὑπεροχή, -ῆς, ἡ
(< ὑπερέχω) [in LXX: Je 52:22 (קוֹמָה), II Mac 3:11, al. ;]
a projection, eminence, as the peak of a mountain. Metaph. (Arist.), excellence, pre-eminence: λόγου ἢ σοφίας, I Co 2:1; οἱ ἐν ὑ. (for a parallel to this phrase, v. Deiss., BS, 255, and cf. II Mac, l.c.), I Ti 2:2.†

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