Guard that which is committed unto thee (thn paraqhkhn pulaxon). "Keep (aorist of urgency) the deposit." Paraqhkhn (from paratiqhmi, to place beside as a deposit, 2 Timothy 2:2 ), a banking figure, common in the papyri in this sense for the Attic parakataqhkh (Textus Receptus here, 2 Timothy 1:122 Timothy 1:14 ). See substantive also in 2 Timothy 1:122 Timothy 1:14 . Turning away from (ektrepomeno). Present middle participle of ektrepw, for which see 2 Timothy 1:6 ; 2 Timothy 5:15 . Babblings (kenopwnia). From kenopwno, uttering emptiness. Late and rare compound, in N.T. only here and 2 Timothy 2:16 . Oppositions (antiqesei). Old word (anti, qesi), antithesis, only here in N.T. Of the knowledge which is falsely so called (th pseudwnumou gnwsew). "Of the falsely named knowledge." Old word (pseudh, onoma). Our "pseudonymous." Only here in N.T.