1335. diégésis
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diégésis: a narrative
Original Word: διήγησις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: diégésis
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-ayg'-es-is)
Short Definition: a narrative
Definition: a narrative.

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Cognate: 1335 diḗgesis (from 1334 /diēgéomai, "fully lead, thoroughly conduct, narrate") – properly, a full narration (account), as carefully recorded in an authoritative historical account which is thorough (complete, comprehensive). (Note the intensifying force of the prefix, dia.) See 1334 (diēgeoma).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from diégeomai
a narrative
NASB Translation
account (1).

STRONGS NT 1335: διήγησις

διήγησις, διηγήσεως, (διηγέομαι), "a narration, narrative: Luke 1:1; used of the Gospel narratives also in Eusebius, h. e. 3, 24, 7; 3, 39, 12; cf. Grimm in the Jahrbb. f. deutsche Theol. 1871, p. 36. (Plato, Aristotle, Polybius; Sir. 6:35 (); , etc.; 2 Macc. 2:32 2Macc. 6:17.)


From diegeomai; a recital -- declaration.

see GREEK diegeomai

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