5271: ὑποκρίνομαι

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G5271 ὑποκρίνομαι

Transliteration: hypokrínomai

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I act the part, pretend; I answer, respond.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5271 ὑποκρίνομαι

Transliteration: hypokrínomai

Derivation: middle voice from G5259 and G2919;

Definition: to decide (speak or act) under a false part, i.e. (figuratively) dissemble (pretend)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὑποκρίνομαι

G5271 

Occurrences in the NT: 1 (KJV)

ὑπο-κρίνομαι
[in LXX: (Jb 39:32 (40:2)) אּ1 (AB אּ2 ἀπο-, עָנָה), Si 1:29 35 (32):15 Si 36 (33):2, II Mac 5:25 6:21, 24, IV Mac 6:15, 17 * ;]
1. = Att.. ἀποκρίνομαι (q.v.), to answer, reply (Hom., Hdt., al.).
2. to answer on the stage, play a part (Arist., al.). Metaph., to feign, pretend (Demos., Polyb.): c. acc et inf., Lk 20:20 (cf. Ps Sol 4:22).†

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