huperbole <5236>

uperbolh huperbole

Pronunciation:hoop-er-bol-ay'
Origin:from 5235
Reference:TDNT - 8:520,1230
PrtSpch:n f
In Greek:uperbolh 2, uperbolhn 6
In NET:comparison 2, excessively 1, extraordinary 1, extraordinary character 1, savagely 1, far beyond 1, utterly 1
In AV:far more + 2596 1, exceeding + 2596 1, more excellent + 2596 1, out of measure + 2596 1, beyond measure + 2596 1, excellency 1, abundance 1, exceeding + 1519 1
Count:8
Definition:1) a throwing beyond
2) metaph.
2a) superiority, excellence, pre-eminence
2b) beyond measure, exceedingly, preeminently
2c) beyond all measure
from 5235; a throwing beyond others, i.e. (figuratively)
supereminence; adverbially (with 1519 or 2596) pre-
eminently:-abundance, (far more) exceeding, excellency, more
excellent, beyond (out of) measure.
see GREEK for 5235
see GREEK for 1519
see GREEK for 2596

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