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Dictionaries :: Self, Selves

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
1 Strong's Number: g844 Greek: automatos

Self, Selves:

"of oneself" (Eng., "automatic," "automaton," etc.), is used in Mar 4:28; Act 12:10.
See ACCORD, B, No. 2.

2 Strong's Number: g846 Greek: autos

Self, Selves:

"he," also means "self," in the reflexive pronouns "myself, thyself, himself," etc. (see, e.g., HE), expressing distinction, exclusion, etc.; it is usually emphatic in the nominative case, e.g., Luk 6:42; 11:4; Jhn 18:28; Rom 8:16, RV, "Himself."

Note: In Jhn 16:27, "the Father Himself (autos)," Field (Notes on the Translation of the NT) remarks that autos stands for automatos.


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