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Dictionaries :: Unworthily, Unworthy

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
A-1 Adverb Strong's Number: g370 Greek: anaxios

Unworthily, Unworthy:

is used in 1Cr 11:27, of partaking of the Lord's Supper "unworthily," i.e., treating it as a common meal, the bread and cup as common things, not apprehending their solemn symbolic import. In the best texts the word is not found in ver. 29 (see RV).

B-1 Adjective Strong's Number: g370 Greek: anaxios

Unworthily, Unworthy:

a, negative, n, euphonic, axios, "worthy," is used in 1Cr 6:2. In modern Greek it signifies "incapable."

Note: In Act 13:46, "unworthy" represents the adjective axios, preceeded by the negative ouk.

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