626: ἀπολογέομαι

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G626 ἀπολογέομαι

Transliteration: apologéomai

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I give a defense, defend myself (especially in a law court): it can take an object of what is said in defense.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G626 ἀπολογέομαι

Transliteration: apologéomai

Derivation: middle voice from a compound of G575 and G3056;

Definition: to give an account (legal plea) of oneself, i.e. exculpate (self)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀπολογέομαι

G626 

Occurrences in the NT: 10

ἀπολογέομαι, -οῦμαι
(< ἀπό, λόγος), [in LXX: Je 12:1 (ויב) 38 (31):6, II Mac 13:26*;]
1. to defend: c. acc., Ro 2:15.
2. to defend one's self: absol., Lk 21:14, Ac 26:1; seq. ὅτι, Ac 25:8; τί, to adduce something in one's defence, Lk 12:11, Ac 26:24 (ταῦτα) 24:10 (τὰ περὶ ἐμαυτοῦ); περί, c. gen. rei, and ἐπί, c. gen. pers., Ac 26:2; c. dat. pers., Ac 19:33, II Co 12:19.†

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