aschémoneó: to act unbecominglyOriginal Word: ἀσχημονέωPart of Speech:
I act improperly, unseemlyDefinition:
I act improperly, am unseemly, behave unbecomingly (or even dishonorably); perhaps: I consider (something) unseemly.
Cognate: 807 asxēmonéō (from 809 /asxḗmōn, "without proper shape, form") – to act unseemly (literally, "improperly"); (figuratively) to lack proper form and hence thought of as unseemly (indecent, unbecoming).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to act unbecominglyNASB Translation
act unbecomingly (1), acting unbecomingly (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 807: ἀσχημονέωἀσχημονέω
; (to be ἀσχήμων
, deformed; τήν κεφαλήν ἀσχημονεῖν
, of a bald man, Aelian
v. h. 11, 4); to act unbecomingly
, others.): 1 Corinthians 13:5
; ἐπί τινα
, toward one, i. e. contextually, to prepare disgrace for her, 1 Corinthians 7:36
From askemon; to be (i.e. Act) unbecoming -- behave self uncomely (unseemly).
see GREEK askemon