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Huperbole

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5236  
Original WordWord Origin
uJperbolhvfrom (5235)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Huperbole8:520,1230
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-er-bol-ay'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a throwing beyond
  2. metaph.
    1. superiority, excellence, pre-eminence
    2. beyond measure, exceedingly, preeminently
    3. beyond all measure
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 8
far more + (2596)&version=kjv 1, exceeding + (2596) 1, more excellent + (2596) 1, out of measure + (2596) 1, beyond measure + (2596) 1, excellency 1, abundance 1, exceeding + (1519) 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Romans1
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians4
Galatians1


Total7
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Huperbole". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .