744: ἀρχαῖος

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G744 ἀρχαῖος, αία, αῖον

Transliteration: archaîos

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: original, primitive, ancient.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G744 ἀρχαῖος

Transliteration: archaîos

Derivation: from G746;

Definition: original or primeval

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀρχαῖος

G744 

Occurrences in the NT: 11

ἀρχαῖος, -αία, -αῖον
(< ἀρχή), [in LXX chiefly for קֶדֶם;]
original, ancient: Mt 5:21, 33, Lk 9:8, 19, Ac 15:7, 21 21:16, II Co 5:17, II Pe 2:5, Re 12:9 20:2.†
SYN.: παλαιός, old, without the reference to beginning and origin contained in ἀ. The distinction is observed in π. (MM, s.v.). ἀ. is the antithesis to καινός: παλ. to νέος (v. Westc., He., 223; Cremer, 116).

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