766: ἀσέλγεια

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G766 ἀσέλγεια, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: asélgeia

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (outrageous conduct, conduct shocking to public decency, a wanton violence), wantonness, lewdness.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G766 ἀσέλγεια

Transliteration: asélgeia

Derivation: from a compound of G1 (as a negative particle) and a presumed σελγής (selgḗs) (of uncertain derivation, but apparently meaning continent);

Definition: licentiousness (sometimes including other vices)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀσέλγεια

G766 

Occurrences in the NT: 10

** ἀσέλγεια, -ας, ἡ
(< ἀσελγής, licentious; v. MM, s.v.), [in LXX: Wi 14:26, III Mac 2:26*;]
licentiousness, wantonness, excess: Mk 7:22, Ro 13:13, II Co 12:21, Ga 5:19 (Lft., in l.), Eph 4:19, I Pe 4:3, II Pe 2:2, 7, 18, Ju 4.†
SYN.: ἀσωτία, profligacy, prodigality (v. Tr., Syn., § xvi; DB, iii, 46).

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