5548: χρίω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G5548 χρίω

Transliteration: chríō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I anoint, consecrate by anointing.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5548 χρίω

Transliteration: chríō

Derivation: probably akin to G5530 through the idea of contact;

Definition: to smear or rub with oil, i.e. (by implication) to consecrate to an office or religious service

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χρίω

G5548 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

χρίω
to anoint (Hom., al.);

[in LXX chiefly for משׁח of consecration to a sacred office: priest, Ex 28:41; prophet, III Ki 19:16; king, I Ki 10:1; of things, Ex 40:9, Le 8:10, al.].
In NT, metaph., of God's anointing,
(a) Christ: Ac 4:27; c. inf., Lk 4:18 (LXX); c. dupl. acc (v. Bl., § 34, 4), He 1:9 (LXX); πνεύματι ἁγίῳ, Ac 10:38;
(b) Christians: II Co 1:21 (cf. Westc., Epp. Jo., 73) (cf. ἐν-, ἐπι-Χριω).†
SYN: v.s. ἀλείφω

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