|Origin:||middle voice from 1468|
|Reference:||TDNT - 2:339,196|
|In Greek:||egkrateuetai 1, egkrateuontai 1|
|In NET:||self-control 1, they do have self-control 1|
|In AV:||can contain 1, be temperate 1|
|Definition:||1) to be self-controlled, continent
1a) to exhibit self-government, conduct, one's self temperately
1b) in a figure drawn from athletes, who in preparing themselves
for the games abstained from unwholesome food, wine, and
middle voice from 1468; to exercise self-restraint (in diet and
chastity):-can(-not) contain, be temperate.
see GREEK for 1468
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