53: ἁγνός

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G53 ἁγνός, ή, όν

Transliteration: hagnós

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: (originally, in a condition prepared for worship), pure (either ethically, or ritually, ceremonially), chaste.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G53 ἁγνός

Transliteration: hagnós

Derivation: from the same as G40;

Definition: properly, clean, i.e. (figuratively) innocent, modest, perfect

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἁγνός

G53 

Occurrences in the NT: 10

ἁγνός, -ή, -όν
(< ἅγος, v.s. ἅγιος), [in LXX chiefly for טָהוֹר (Pss, and Pr. only), also II Mac 13:8, IV Mac 18:7, al.;]
1. free from ceremonial defilement , in a condition prepared for worship (for exx. of pagan usage, V. MM, VGT, s.v.).
2. holy, sacred, venerable (II Mac 13:8).
3. As in OT (cl.), pure, chaste, undefiled, guiltless;
(a) of persons: II Co 7:11 11:12, I Ti 5:22, Tit 2:5, I Jo 3:3;
(b) of things: Phl 4:8, Ja 3:17, I Pe 3:2.†
SYN.: εἰλικρινής (q.v.), pure, primarily as winnowed, purged, first found in ethical sense in NT (sincere). On the equivalence of ἁ. and καθαρός (q.v.), v. DCG, ii, 459a though Westc. (Epp. Jo., 101) notes a distinction between them.

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