Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to defend oneself
Strongs:
g626
Word:
ἀπολογέομαι
Tyndale
Word:
ἀπολογέομαι
Transliteration:
apologeomai
Gloss:
to defend oneself
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἀπολογέομαι, -οῦμαι (< ἀπό, λόγος), [in LXX: Jer.12:1 (רִיב) Jer.31:6, 2Ma.13:26 *;] 1) to defend: with accusative, Rom.2:15. 2) to defend one's self: absol, Luk.21:14, Act.26:1; before ὅτι, Act.25:8; τί, to adduce something in one's defence, Luk.12:11, Act.26:24 (ταῦτα) Act.24:10 (τὰ περὶ ἐμαυτοῦ); περί, with genitive of thing(s), and ἐπί, with genitive of person(s), Act.26:2; with dative of person(s), Act.19:33, 2Co.12:19. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἀπολογέομαι
Transliteration:
apologeomai
Gloss:
to defend oneself
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ἀπολογ-έομαι, aorist ἀπελογησάμην[Refs 5th c.BC+]; also aorist passive ἀπελογήθην[Refs 5th c.BC+]: perfect ἀπολελόγημαι[Refs 5th c.BC+]:—speak in defence, defend oneself, opposed to κατηγορεῖν, περί τινος about a thing, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πρὸς τὴν μαρτυρίαν in reference or answer to the evidence, [Refs 5th c.BC+]before, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀ. ὑπέρ τινος speak in another's behalf, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀ. ὑπέρ τινος speak in support of a fact, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πρὸς Μέλητον in answer to him, [Refs 5th c.BC+]the defendant, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) with accusative of things, defend oneself against, ἀ. τὰς διαβολάς[Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὰς πράξεις defend what one has done, [Refs 4th c.BC+] 3) ἀ. τι ἔς τι allege in one's defence against a charge, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 4) ἀ. δίκην θανάτου speak against sentence of death passing on one, [Refs 5th c.BC+] —Prose word, used once in Trag, see above—The _preposition_ ἀπό implies the remoual of a charge.
Strongs
Word:
ἀπολογέομαι
Transliteration:
apologéomai
Pronounciation:
ap-ol-og-eh'-om-ahee
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to give an account (legal plea) of oneself, i.e. exculpate (self); answer (for self), make defence, excuse (self), speak for self; middle voice from a compound of g575 (ἀπό) and g3056 (λόγος);